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Stained glass from the Geography building at Clark

Doctoral Student News:
Fellowships, Grants, Awards

Following the spirit of excellence at the GSG, our graduate students have aggressively and successfully sought outside funding. Here is a representative list of outside fellowships, grants and awards that PhD students have received while at Clark. We encourage current PhD students to apply for these numerous funding sources, and to seek out others, as well. Funding Sources

For more recent grants and awards see Current Graduate Student News

  • Association of American Geographers (Cook Award)
  • American Institute for Maghrib Studies
  • American Philosophical Society Grant
  • Antipode Graduate Student Scholarship
  • Asian Specialty Group Travel Award
  • Beeke-Levy Research Fellowship
  • Center for Comparative Immigration Studies (CCIS) Fellowship Programs both Pre-doctoral and Postdoctoral programs(UC San Diego)
  • CIFOR Research Grant
  • Davis Putter Scholarship Fund for Activist Students
  • EPA STAR (Science to Achieve Results) Fellowship
  • Ford Foundation Fellowship
  • Foreign Fulbright Fellowship [country]
  • Fulbright Fellowship
  • Fulbright-Hays-Mellon Fellowship
  • Fundación Alfonso Martín Esudero
  • Geller Award, MARSH Institute
  • GeoChron Labs Research Award
  • Harvard School of Public Health, Visiting Scientist Fellowship
  • Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Rappaport Institute, Doctoral Public Policy Fellowship
  • Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Science and Technology Studies Fellowship
  • Horton-Hallowell Fellowship (Wellesley College)
  • Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy
  • HUD U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development(NOFA) Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant
  • IDRC Research Grant
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Scholarship Program
  • International Foundation for Science (Research Grant)
  • International START Secretariat (Vulnerability to Global Environmental Change program)
  • International Organization for Migration-Policy and Research
  • Institute of International Education BARSA Scholarship
  • Inter-American Foundation Dissertation Fellowship
  • Inter-American Institute Fellow
  • Jennings Randolph Senior Fellowship Program -US Institute of Peace
  • Kauffman Dissertation Fellowship Program for Entrepreneurship
  • Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship, Sea Grant
  • Lincoln Institute for Land Policy (Dissertation Fellowship)
  • MacArthur Foundation (The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur) for sustainable development leaders
  • MIND (Munasinghe Institute for Development) Fellowship
  • Morris K. Udall Foundation for Environmental Public Policy and Conflict Resolutions Dissertation Fellowships
  • NASA Earth System Science Fellowship
  • NASA-MSU Professional Enhancement Award
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
  • National Science Foundation Grants [unit awarding grant]
  • Northeast Consortium Cooperative Research Grant
  • Open Society Institute
  • PERISHIP Fellowship
  • Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship
  • Sigma Xi Dissertation Improvement Grant
  • Smartt Fellowship (U. Capetown)
  • SSHRC (Canada)
  • SSRC Fellowship(USA)
  • SWG Pruitt National Fellowship for Dissertation Research
  • Switzer Fellowship
  • U.S. Community Forestry Research Fellowship
  • USGIF (U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation) Scholarship
  • US Institute of Peace-(see Jennings Randolph above)
  • University Consortium for Geographic Information Science (Travel Grant)
  • Wenner-Gren Foundation for Dissertation Fieldwork Grants
  • Wrigley-Fairchild Prize for best article in volumes 95-97 of The Geographical Review.