Brandeis graduate students regularly receive fellowships and grants to support their MA and PhD research. This page lists funds available through Brandeis University (internal) as well as other associations (external) where students can apply for grants. You can also use this spreadsheet of fellowships to view and sort by application deadlines. For a list of recent Brandeis recipients see below.

Meredith Monaghan (, the Director of Academic Fellowships for the Academic Services team, supports students applying for Boren Fellowships, Fulbright Hays, Fulbright IIE, Critical Languages Scholarship, and the Ford Foundation Fellowship Program. Email Meredith and set up a time to talk about preparing materials, especially personal statements and proposals.

The Mandel Center for the Humanities is currently providing exciting new funding opportunities for graduate students in the humanities, arts, and humanistic social sciences. These include research grants of up to $2,000dissertation writing retreats, and writing accountability groups for doctoral students. They also maintain a list of external funding opportunities (scroll down to the bottom of the page).

Brandeis University Funds (Internal)

Funding Available Outside of Brandeis (External)

Recent GSAS Research and Conference Award Recipients

Recent GSAS Student Fellowship and Grant Recipients