Funding Opportunities

Scholarships

Current and accepted students will receive an email from the Graduate Studies office in April with an application deadline of mid-May. Please contact the Graduate Studies office with further questions. Please note that you must submit a separate application for each scholarship.

Len & Carole Faulk Graduate Fund

  • How much: Varies - usually between $500-$1000 yearly.
  • Who can apply: Graduate students pursuing master's degrees and advanced certificate programs.
  • Deadline: Mid-May
  • Details: An essay is required. Optional recommendation letters from faculty members are accepted.

Robert and Elinor Grennell Scholarship

  • How much: Varies - usually between $500-$1000 yearly.
  • Who can apply: Graduate students with financial need.
  • Deadline: Mid-May
  • Details: An essay is required. Optional recommendation letters from faculty members are accepted.

Mallette Family Scholarship

  • How much: Varies - usually between $500-$1000 yearly.
  • Who can apply: Graduate students pursuing studies in education. Must be in good standing. If all things equal, preference is given to a first-generation college student.
  • Deadline: Mid-May
  • Details: An essay is required. Optional recommendation letters from faculty members are accepted.

Department Scholarships:

  • Contact your department chairperson

FELLOWSHIPS

Graduate Diversity Fellowship

  • How much: Yearly awards of $5000, $2500, and $1000, depending on budget.
  • Who can apply: U.S. citizens or permanent residents who bring diversity to our campus: those who have overcome challenges in attaining a graduate education including minorities that have been historically underrepresented in higher education, first-generation college students, those raised in a single-parent household, and heads of single-parent families.
  • Deadline: May 21
  • Details: Send a one-page (minimum) essay addressing how you are qualified for this fellowship to Graduate.Studies@fredonia.edu 

GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIPS

Academic Assistantships: Teaching, supervising labs, clinical work, working in academic offices


TRAVEL FUNDING

  • OSCAR: Funding for presentation/attendance at conferences. Details here.
  • Department funding: Contact your department chairperson.

OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

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