Graduate students in the biological sciences who are supported off NIH grants or HHMI funds are forbidden, by grant restrictions, to take up any additional paying work.
2013-14 University Prize Instructorship
University Prize Instructorships, sponsored by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, awards a $6,000 stipend to students to design and teach upper-division courses in their field of research. Enrollment is limited to 20 undergraduate students. Instructorships are awarded to exceptional doctoral candidates who have made substantial progress toward their degree. The 2013-14 application deadline has passed. Please check back in December 2013 for information about the next award cycle.
1. Application Guidelines (Please read carefully before you apply.)
2. Application Cover Sheet
3. Departmental Endorsement Form
View recent winners and their course titles to get a better sense of the courses that get approved.