Graduate Awards, Fellowships, and Funding
While the number of applicants to our programs exceeds the amount of funding available, we do offer several opportunities for students to gain funding:
- Fellowships and Awards
- SURGE Fellowship
- ASPIRE Fellowship
- Hansen Fellowship
- Jerry Dobrovolny Fellowship
- Phil Ryan Graduate Fellowship
- MAVIS Future Faculty Fellows Academy
- William A. Chittenden Award
- Sharp Outstanding Graduate Student Award
- Ben Hamilton Graduate Research Award
- Teaching Assistantships
- Research Assistantships
At the University level, there are additional sources of funding. You can check out more information on each of the following links:
Note that the Master of Science in Financial Engineering is a self-funded program where students are responsible for paying their tuition and fees. Students in this program are not eligible for Board of Trustee (BOT) tuition-waiver-generating assistantships at the University of Illinois.
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