From the Office of the Associate Vice President for Research
Dissertation Grant Program and William M. Suttles Graduate
Fellowship Call for Proposals
We are excited to announce the yearly call for proposals for
the internal Dissertation Grant Program and the William M.
Suttles Graduate Fellowship. Grant applications are due on
Nov. 16, 2012. Application instructions and additional
details are available on URSA's Funding Opportunities
webpage under the Internal Grant Program dropdown list.
The purpose of the Dissertation Grant Program is to support
dissertation research at Georgia State. This grant program
is intended to help full-time (at least 9 hours /semester)
doctoral students meet the cost associated with their
dissertation efforts. Applicants to the Dissertation Grant
Program are also eligible to be nominated for the William M.
Suttles Graduate Fellowship by their dissertation
director/advisor. This nomination must be indicated on the
application cover sheet and written as part of the letter of
support. The Suttles Fellowship will be awarded to the most
outstanding doctoral student who applied to the Dissertation
Help us spread the word about this program by printing the
Dissertation Grant Program flier and posting it on your door
and within graduate students' mailboxes or simply forward to
other faculty and students who may be interested. The flier
can be found on URSA's Funding Opportunities webpage under
Please direct any questions to me, Monica Swahn, at
[log in to unmask] or 404-413-1148.
Monica Swahn, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Research
Professor, Public Health