Skip to main content
Skip to navigation

Graduate Awards & Travel Scholarships

Awards for graduate students

  • Dissertation Year Fellowships
    These fellowships are intended to help defray dissertation research expenses in the same academic year that a student will defend her/his dissertation. More »
  • Distinguished Dissertation Award
    Rewards original scholarship and research at the doctoral level. $1,000 honorarium. More »
  • Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award
    Rewards distinguished scholarship and research at the master’s level. $500 honorarium. More »
  • Donald K Anderson Teaching Assistant Award
    Rewards current teaching assistant demonstrating excellence and lasting impact in the classroom, positive attitudes and personalities, enthusiasm and commitment, and mentorship to peers and/or undergraduates. $1000 prize. More »
  • Donald K. Anderson Research Assistant Award
    Rewards current research assistant demonstrating excellence and lasting impact through contributions to research, future promise as a researcher, originality, imagination, satisfactory progress toward a degree and research mentoring to peers. $1000 prize. More »
  • Nancy and Bill Laurie Scholarship
    Awarded annually to a graduate student with financial need who graduated from a Missouri high school and has achieved high academic excellence. $2,000 renewable scholarships and $2,500 honorarium. More »