Date: April 8, 2008
To: Department Chairs, Graduate Coordinators and Graduate Staff
From: Laurence B. Alexander, PhD
Interim Associate Dean, Graduate School
RE: Reminder: Supplemental Retention & Delores Auzenne Dissertation Awards
The Graduate School is requesting your assistance in announcing the Summer Graduate Supplemental Retention Award Program and the Delores Auzenne Dissertation Award.
The Supplemental Retention Program (SRP) offers limited tuition assistance for UF students who have completed at least one year of a Ph.D. or MFA studies, have no more than three semesters to completion, and are no longer eligible to receive a fellowship, assistantship, or other College or Departmental funding. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The funding is designed to assist students with the completion of their degree programs by providing limited tuition assistance and by involving them in retention activities organized by the Graduate School.
Deadline: 5 p.m., Friday, April 11, 2008
The Delores Auzenne Dissertation Award provides one semester of support for underrepresented UF PhD students actively writing their dissertation, and who are no longer eligible to receive a fellowship, assistantship, or other funding. The award provides tuition assistance for up to three hours of dissertation credits and a $5000 stipend. A limited number of Awards will be granted for the summer semester.
Deadline: 5 p.m., Friday, April 18, 2008
Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
Information and applications are available in the Graduate School, Room 115 Grinter Hall, or on our website at http://gradschool.rgp.ufl.edu/ogmp.asp.
Thank you for your assistance in this matter.
UF Graduate School
115 Grinter Hall
Gainesville FL 32611-5500