Research Funds for Graduate Students

Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant Program at UMass Boston

The Office of the Vice Provost for Research and Strategic Initiatives & Dean of Graduate Studies annually provides funds to support the dissertation research activities of doctoral candidates through the Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant Program.

Eligibility: Doctoral Students whose dissertation proposals have been formally approved by their dissertation committees
Application deadline: Applications can be submitted at any time, but will only be reviewed twice a year.  For Spring 2017, proposals submitted by Friday, May 26 at 5:00 pm will be reviewed at the end of May.

Awards announced: During the last week of the Spring or Fall Semester

Maximum award: $5,000


Please visit our Research Funds for Graduate Students web page for additional information.