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Funding: Professional Development


If you’re a graduate student and you are hoping to travel for a professional development opportunity, like a workshop or other training, the Graduate Student Senate and the Graduate School would like to help. The GSS Professional Development Travel Awards are a pilot … Continue reading

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Graduate School to Raise Pay of Graduate Assistants and Associates


Source: https://news.utk.edu/2018/10/29/graduate-school-to-raise-pay-of-graduate-assistants-and-associates/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=graduate%20pay%20raise&utm_campaign=tntoday Graduate and professional students who work as teaching assistants or associates and as research assistants are getting a pay increase. “Graduate and professional students add to the richness of our campus in many ways,” said Dixie Thompson, vice … Continue reading

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Boyd Venture Challenge for student entrepreneurs


If you are a student entrepreneur who owns a legally established early stage company, you may want to look into the Boyd Venture Challenge. This seed-fund grant awards up to $20,000 to legally established student startup companies each fall and spring semester. … Continue reading

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UT LEAD Summer Institute: paid Graduate Internship


The Student Success Center (SSC) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville is looking for a vibrant, people-oriented, organized individual interested in working in a team environment dedicated to student success. The SSC invites applications and nominations for a paid Graduate … Continue reading

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Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship


The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is offering the Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, which is “designed to encourage original and significant study of religious and ethical values in all areas of human endeavor.” They are accepting applications for … Continue reading

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News from the Graduate School: Graduate Stipends


Graduate Stipends In the year ahead, an additional $1 million will be used to increase the minimum stipend levels of graduate students on assistantships. This much-needed boost will allow us to increase minimum stipends for the first time since 2002. … Continue reading

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International Peace Scholarship Fund


On September 15, P.E.O. will begin accepting eligibility forms for the International Peace Scholarship Fund. This fund provides scholarships for selected international women for graduate study in the United States and Canada. The scholarship provides a maximum of $12,500 annually, depending on need, … Continue reading

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