Central Awards Applications
Continuing graduate students may apply directly to these fellowships by clicking the DocuSign forms in the links below. Please note for reference, a PDF version of the form is available to the right of each DocuSign link.
Note: The Broida-Hirschfelder Dissertation Award is not offered this year.
Brython Davis Graduate Fellowship
The Brython Davis Endowment Graduate Fellowship is designated for children of regular members of the U.S. Navy or Marine Corps. It provides one-quarter of fellowship support for a continuing graduate student.
Brython Davis Graduate Fellowship DocuSign PowerForm | Reference Copy of Form
Olivia Long Converse Graduate Fellowship
The Converse Fellowship supports graduate research on terrestrial plants in Mexico. Fellowships will be granted for field-oriented studies. Both research and research-related travel expenses are appropriate. Awards may be made for one quarter (maximum stipend $8,000) or for one academic year (maximum stipend $24,000) and may be received more than once.
Olivia Long Converse Graduate Fellowship DocuSign PowerForm | Reference Copy of Form
James D. Kline Fund for International Studies Award
This award is intended to support top caliber Masters thesis or doctoral dissertation research by UC Santa Barbara graduate students engaged in programs of study that promote international understanding and world peace. This fund is dedicated to James D. Kline, who was active in the Fulbright Program and the Education Abroad Program and devoted a lifetime to international education.
James D. Kline Fund for International Studies Award DocuSign PowerForm | Reference Copy of Form
Humanities and Social Sciences Research Grant
This award is given to assist talented graduate students in education, social sciences, fine arts, and humanities to pursue original research. Since these disciplines traditionally have limited access to extramural funds, this program's purpose is to help redress an imbalance in funding for graduate research. Doctoral or MFA domestic and international students may apply.
Humanities and Social Sciences Research Grant DocuSign PowerForm | Reference Copy of Form