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2015-2016 Academic IFN Fellowship
(Period August 2015-July 2016)

Stipend: $27,600 annual ($2,300 monthly)
Tuition: $2,500 annual
Travel: $2,400 annual (students to present their research)
Materials: $2,500 annual

 Application Requirements:

  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale
  • Evidence of Ph.D. candidacy
  • Evidence of satisfactory academic progress according to the program's schedule 
  • Official transcript from undergraduate and graduate institutions
  • Applicants must have as their mentor/advisor an IFN Researcher by the time that the fellowship is awarded. 
  • Two letters of recommendation (download online reference form): one must be from your IFN mentor and one from another nanotechnology researcher. The letter from the IFN mentor/advisor must state the specific IFN project in which the student will be working. 
  • Brief thesis research proposal (3-4 pages max) signed by the IFN mentor 
  • List of authored or co-authored publications and presentations. Make two lists:
    • Publications and presentations after entering the doctoral program ;
    • Publications and presentations before entering the doctoral program
  • Download and complete the application form and submit with all required documents

Application Deadline: Friday, June 19, 2015

Application information, list of required documents, and forms are available:

Download Academic Application Form

Download Document Academic Reference Form

Download Document Check List

Download Document Flyer