Fellowships and Scholarships

Chancellor's Graduate Fellowship Awards

These awards will be given to outstanding graduate students who wish to pursue a graduate degree in physics. These awards are open to all non-doctoral and doctoral graduate students in Physics and awarded competitively.  The students may receive this award concurrently with other university support in the form of TA, RA, PA and other fellowships or extramural support.

Physics Graduate School Trust Fund Award

These awards will be given to outstanding graduate students who wish to pursue a graduate degree in physics.  These awards are open to all non-doctoral and doctoral graduate students in Physics and awarded competitively.  The students may receive this award concurrently with other university support in the form of TA, RA, PA and other fellowships or extramural support.

Lichtman Scholarship

The award will be given once per year for an outstanding graduate student who wishes to pursue a graduate degree in experimental physics.  If there are no qualified students accepted in the Fall semester, the scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding continuing graduate student in the area of experimental physics in the spring semester.

Award Amount: $1,500

Papastamatiou Scholarship

The award will be given once per year, for an outstanding graduate student who wishes to pursue studies in theoretical physics.  If there are no qualified students accepted in the Fall semester, the scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding continuing graduate student in the area of theoretical physics in the spring semester. 

Award Amount: $1,500