|The Presidential Fellowship is utilized for the recruitment of outstanding Ph.D.-track students to graduate programs at FIU. Each fellowship provides a four-year award package to the fellow.|
For Fall 2021 admissions, presidential Fellows will have two options:
1. Presidential Fellows receive a stipend of $30,000 for four years. The University Graduate School (UGS) will provide the stipend, tuition waiver for 24 credits/year, and health insurance for two of the four years of the fellowship. The fellow’s graduate program is expected to provide an additional two years of funding support at the same level through a Teaching or Research Assistantship.
2. Presidential Fellows receive a stipend of $25,000 for two years and a stipend at the GA rate for two years. The UGS will provide the stipend, tuition waiver for 24 credits/year, and health insurance for two of the four years of the fellowship. The fellow’s graduate program is expected to provide an additional two years of funding support through a Teaching or Research Assistantship at the GA rate. In addition, Presidential Fellows will receive two years of housing at The One.
Date Fellowship Guidelines Released to Faculty/Students for Fall 2021 nominations
Approximate Deadline to Submit to UGS
|Department Nominated?||Details and Forms|
|Yes||PF Details and Forms|
|Fall Only||Previous Recipients|
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