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GJEC Fellowships for Dissertation Research or Completion

The Gender, Justice, and Environmental Change (GJEC) Program, at the Center for Gender in Global Context (GenCen), is pleased to announce two fellowships for MSU graduate students for the 2014-15 academic year. Generous funding provided by MSU's Graduate School has allowed for the development of four $10,000 fellowship opportunities in the following categories:

GJEC Dissertation Research Fellowship
Eligibility for Dissertation Research Fellowship: Ph.D. students at MSU who have completed all requirements for their degree with the exception of their dissertation research. Applicants must have dissertation projects that focus specifically on the gender dimensions of environmental and/or agricultural change.

GJEC Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Eligibility for Dissertation Completion Fellowship: Ph.D. students at MSU who have completed all requirements for their degree program including dissertation research. Applicants must graduate by Spring 2015, and their dissertations must focus on gender as it relates to environmental and/or agricultural change.

Funding must be used during the 2014-15 academic year.  The application deadline is April 15, 2014.

Application requirements for GJEC Dissertation Research Fellowship:

  • Completed Application Form with Research Budget
  • Copy of Approved Departmental Dissertation Proposal
  • Five-page (double-spaced) Summary of the Dissertation Proposal
  • Letter of Recommendation from Dissertation Committee Chair
  • Application requirements for GJEC Dissertation Completion Fellowship:

  • Completed Application Form
  • Five-page (double-spaced) Summary of the Dissertation Research
  • Letter of Recommendation from Dissertation Committee Chair, including statement of when you are likely to finish your dissertation
  • *Funding will first be applied to any outstanding MSU bills, including MSU short-term loans, tuition bills, etc.

    GJEC Fellowship Flyer (PDF)*Opens in new window

    GJEC Dissertation Research Fellowship ApplicationOpens in new window

    GJEC Dissertation Completion Fellowship ApplicationOpens in new window

     

    Submit completed application and all supporting documents by April 15, 2014 to:
    GenCen Advisor
    Gender, Justice, and Environmental Change Program
    c/o Center for Gender in Global Context
    206 International Center, 427 N Shaw Lane
    Michigan State University
    East Lansing, MI 48824
    Email: gencenad@msu.edu
    Phone: (517) 353-5040
    Fax: (517) 432-4845

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