Student Financial Services

Graduate Fellowship

for continuing graduate students

The Graduate Fellowship was established to help defray tuition expenses for one outstanding full-time graduate student at Columbia.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2016

The Graduate Fellowship is open to:

  • Full-time graduate students who have completed a minimum of 9 credit hours at Columbia at the time of application
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher
  • International students may apply

    Note: Full-time Columbia College employees, Follett Graduate Award recipients, Graduate Merit Award recipients, graduate students-at-large, or Laban certificate students are not eligible for the Graduate Fellowship

Fellowship based on:
  • Academic merit

Fellowship amount:
  • Maximum of $4,000 (half awarded in Fall and half awarded in Spring)

Notification of the fellowship:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by March 31, 2016. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


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