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Top Ten Fellowship and Scholarship Opportunities for International Students

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Top 10 Fellowship and Scholarship Opportunities for International Students American Association for University Women – International Fellowships http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/international-fellowships-application/ International Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions are supported. Applicants must have […]

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External Funding Databases and Information Resources

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Looking for external funding opportunities? External Fellowship Databases and Information Resources USC Graduate School External Fellowship Resources page http://www.usc.edu/schools/GraduateSchool/resources.html USC Visual Studies Research Institute http://dornsife.usc.edu/visual-studies/external-funding/ USC Office of Academic & International Fellowships http://www.usc.edu/programs/ugprograms/aif/fellowships.htm H-Net, resource for fellowships, jobs, conferences, and calls for papers http://www.h-net.org/announce/group.cgi?type=Funding USC Center for Excellence in Research, Federal Programs and Fellowships that […]

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Top 15 Funding Opportunities for Humanists

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Top 15 Funding Opportunities for Humanists American Association of University Women (AAUW) Fellowships Dissertation Fellowships http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/american-fellowships/ International Fellowships http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/ Selected Fields Fellowships http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/selected-professions-fellowships/  Boren Fellowships Provides U.S. graduate students the opportunity to add an important international and language component to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency.  Applicants must […]

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Fellowships: They’re For You!

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Fellowships: They’re For You! By Adam Feinman Every graduate program has different standards for how their students pay their way. However, everyone can benefit from investing the time in applying for fellowships. Be they large or small, unheard of or prestigious, acquiring fellowships demonstrates a person’s ability to convince others that they can do valuable […]

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Introducing the 2014 PhD Achievement Award winners: Tianyin Zhou

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  Tianyin Zhou USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Doctor of Philosophy, Computational Biology and Bioinformatics Faculty Advisor: Remo Rohs As a graduate student, Tianyin developed the methodology for predicting local DNA shape features on a genomic scale. This approach has been described as a breakthrough in genome research because it makes possible the […]

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Introducing the 2014 PhD Achievement Award winners: Yin Tian

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Yin Tian  USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Doctor of Philosophy, Mathematics Faculty Advisor: Ko Honda Yin’s research centers on low-dimensional topology, representation theory and mathematical physics. In particular, his work focuses on the interaction between “categorification” and quantum physics. The practical application of “categorification” is to give improved invariants of knots, a […]

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Introducing the 2014 PhD Achievement Award winners: Nan Li

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Nan Li USC Viterbi School of Engineering Doctor of Philosophy, Civil Engineering Faculty Advisor: Burcin Becerik Nan’s research brings together a number of disciplines, including emergency response, civil engineering, and computer science. He has developed novel methods for the localization of first responders and trapped occupants during building emergencies. His work has resulted in 11 […]

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Introducing the 2014 PhD Achievement Award winners: Ana Lee

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Ana Lee USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Doctor of Philosophy, Comparative Liverature Faculty Advisor: Roberto Ignacio Diaz Meet Ana Lee, a PhD in Comparative Literature from USC Dornsife, and a recipient of the 2014 PhD Achievement Award.  Here she is in front of the Praça de Camões in the main plaza in […]

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Introducing the 2014 PhD Achievement Award winners: Chin-Hao Huang

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Chin-Hao Huang USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Doctor of Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations (May 2014) Faculty Advisor: David Kang Chin-Hao’s research explores how and why emerging economies and rising powers in Asia take on self-constraining commitments and comply with international norms. He is the primary author of ten publications, including […]