The SLA Dean's Office will provide awards up to $5000 to support summer activities for graduate students completing terminal degrees. Students may use funds for research expenses, equipment, and travel to support data collection, analysis, and performances. A summer stipend for writing and completing the dissertation is limited to $2500. We will not support tuition, workshops, or conferences. First and Second year Ph.D students are ineligible. Students who have received two Fellowship Awards in the past are ineligible. MFA’s who are not doing dissertations but are completing projects are encouraged to apply. Three copies of the application for a Summer Merit Fellowship Award should be submitted to Deborah Troescher, Assistant Dean for Graduate Programs no later than April 2, 2013. Applications will be reviewed by the SLA Dean and Associate Deans according to the criteria list below; awards will be announced in April.
A Summer Merit Fellowship Award application must include:
By January 31, 2014 recipients of the fellowship awards are requested to submit a progress report that includes a brief, but informative, summary of the activities supported by the award.
Please submit three copies of all materials to the SLA Dean's Office, 102 Newcomb Hall (address to), Anna Charles.
Tulane University, School of Liberal Arts, 102 Newcomb Hall, New Orleans, LA 70118, (504) 865-5225, email@example.com