The CISSR Dissertation Completion Grant provides funding and office space for doctoral students in the final year of the dissertation. 

 

Eligibility 

University of Chicago doctoral candidates in the Division of Social Sciences who plan to defend the dissertation in the coming academic year are eligible.

 

Requirements

CISSR seeks to support doctoral research on international, transnational, and global questions. Graduate fellows are expected to engage with others at CISSR and contribute to intellectual life of the Center. Fellows are asked to acknowledge CISSR support in all related publications and submit an end-of-year report.

 

Support

The CISSR award is a residential fellowship, in which fellows are provided shared office space in Pick Hall 102 and a $5,000 research allowance that can be used for travel, computing, books, or conference costs.

 

Apply

 

To apply for our 2021-2022 Dissertation Completion Grant complete the application here by March 30, 2022

 

Each applicant will need to provide the following for submission: 

 

  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Dissertation Précis

 

Applicants with questions can contact Alexis Puzon, apuzon@uchicago.edu.