For UNC Charlotte students only:
Each spring the Graduate School administers fellowships available only to outstanding UNC Charlotte graduate students. Awards begin in the upcoming academic year.
A $3,000 grant plus $750 travel allowance for new or continuing master’s or doctoral mathematical, computer science or information technology research.
$2,000 grant plus NC resident tuition for a first-year U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident master’s or doctoral student conducting research to address societal issues.
$1,000 needs-based award for a continuing master’s or doctoral student in a health-related program.
$20,000, tuition and fees, health insurance and $1,000 for travel for a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident doctoral student in the STEM disciplines.
$1,000 needs-based grant to a continuing master’s or doctoral student.
$1,000 scholarship for a new or continuing master’s student pursuing a degree in English or English Education.
$1,000 award for continuing non-traditional master's or doctoral students.
Up to $1,500 for continuing master’s or doctoral students to assist with costs often overlooked in other funding sources.
$1,000 grant for new US resident master’s or doctoral students.
Graduate Program Director Nomination Only Awards
GPD Nominated. $18,500, tuition and health insurance for a newly admitted doctoral student.
GPD Nominated. $14,000 for a newly admitted U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident master’s student, $18,500 for a newly admitted doctoral student, both plus tuition. Doctoral students also receive health insurance.
GPD Nominated. Review criteria. $18,500, tuition and health insurance for a first-year doctoral student.
Apply through the Graduate School
Presented by the Graduate School to recognize outstanding research and scholarship by a doctoral student at UNC Charlotte.
The Master’s Thesis Award is awarded to a student on the basis of clarity of style and presentation, scholarship, research methodology, and contributions to the field or discipline.
Apply through the Center for Graduate Life and Learning
The award recognizes master's and doctoral students nominated by faculty supervisors for their outstanding and innovative teaching techniques.
Originating at the University of Queensland, Australia, 3MT® challenges graduate students to condense their graduate body of work into a clear and engaging three-minute presentation supported by only one static overhead slide.