Financial Support: Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics

Teaching Assistantships

Teaching Assistantships carry stipends of $23,000, a health insurance subsidy, a summer stipend and a tuition award ranging from Continuing Enrollment up to two units per semester, and are available to students from their first year onward. Two units per semester is the maximum course load permitted to a TA. Teaching Assistantships provide stipends in exchange for a maximum of 17.5 hours of work per week in departmentally assigned teaching (TA) duties.

Research Fellowships

Research Fellowships carry stipends of $23,000, a health insurance subsidy, a summer stipend and a tuition award ranging from Continuing Enrollment up to three units per semester, and are available to advanced students. One research fellowship is available in each of the three programs per year.

Dean's Fellowships

Dean's Fellowships carry stipends up to $23,000 (including a health insurance subsidy). They are intended for students in the final year of dissertation work.

Named Fellowships

Doris Sill Carland Fellowship

Who is eligible?
Advanced students from all Ph.D. granting programs who have had some experience as a Teaching Assistant.

Supplemental materials required?
No. Faculty in the student’s home program will nominate candidates for this award based, in part, on strong teaching evaluations.

Availability?
The Doris Sill Carland Fellowship is not always available on a yearly basis. The GSAS will generally award one fellowship in years when funds permit.

Marguerite N. Farley Fellowship

Who is eligible? 
Applicants and continuing students from all Ph.D. granting programs who are from countries other than the U.S. and who hold temporary resident status.

Supplemental materials required? 
No. Faculty may nominate applicants and continuing students for this fellowship and continuing students may self-nominate by checking the box on the GSAS financial support application.

Availability?
The GSAS will generally award one Marguerite N. Farley Fellowship per year.