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Prospective & Incoming Students

Fellowship Opportunities for Prospective & Incoming Students

Fellowships offer graduate students the opportunity to fund their academic journey or research endeavors without the work requirements of an assistantship or debt payments of a student loan.

Requirements, application deadlines, and duration vary by fellowship. To understand all of the funding opportunities available, please contact your graduate program directly.

Diversity of Views & Experiences (DOVE) Fellowship

The DOVE Fellowship provides recipients with a $25,000 stipend, covers tuition costs for up to 14 credits per semester, and subsidizes their health insurance so they can stay focused on their education and research.

Learn More About the DOVE Fellowship

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

The National Science Foundation funds research and education in most science and engineering fields through grants and cooperative agreements with more than 2,000 colleges, universities, K-12 school systems, businesses, informal science organizations, and other research organizations throughout the U.S.

Learn More About the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Fulbright Minnesota/Trondheim Exchange

The Graduate School has an exchange program with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) that allows one graduate student who has qualified for a Fulbright Scholarship and wishes to study at NTNU to receive additional funding from NTNU.

Learn More About the Fulbright Minnesota/Trondheim Exchange

Torske Klubben

The Torske Klubben is a Minneapolis luncheon club for individuals of Norwegian heritage who are deeply interested in Norway and Norwegian-American history and relationships. The organization funds graduate fellowships for Norwegian citizens. The club also awards Minnesota residents who have an interest in or connection with Norway and/or its culture.

Learn More About the Torske Klubben for Minnesota Residents

Learn More About the Torske Klubben for Norwegian Citizens