Background: The Graduate Fellowship in Finnish American Studies was established in 2005. The Fellowship may be used for graduate student support and travel to academic conferences related to Finnish American studies activity. It varies in amount and duration with a maximum 1-semester living stipend of $8,300 and up to, but not more than, $8,300 toward tuition, mandatory fees and health insurance, subject to United States tax law. The fellowships may be awarded more than once to the same student during her/his enrollment in the University. Departments in which graduate students are enrolled arrange individual financial assistance packages of varying terms and amounts, often applied to the second and third years of study, usually through research or teaching assistantships.
Eligibility: Both International and U.S. Citizen students are eligible. To be considered for this fellowship candidates must: