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Educational Opportunity Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: April 14th

·         Due Friday, April 14th: 2017-18 UGS Educational Opportunity Fellowship

o   The EOF is a one-year award which includes a $2,500 stipend and a fee reduction. Recipients are eligible to pay tuition at the resident rate for up to 24 credit hours or 12 hours per semester. 

o   EOF support is limited to two years; however, renewal is not automatic. Nominees must be nominated each year for consideration by their graduate department.

o   Eligibility:

§  Educational Opportunity Fellowships are for incoming or currently enrolled students in graduate study at IUB.

§  Nominee must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. International students are not eligible.

§  Nominee must be a first-generation college student (i.e., neither parent achieved a Baccalaureate Degree) or must demonstrate acute financial need.

o   A note on the submission process:

§  Students must contact their school/department for the department internal deadline. All nominations must be submitted by department/school faculty or staff. We will not accept any self-nominations from students.

§  Departmental nominations for the EOF must be submitted online through the "UGS Fellowships & Awards" course on Canvas (1 pdf per student nomination) no later than Friday, April 14, 2017. If you need access to the UGS Canvas course, please email your IU username and department to


Also note that more funding opportunities can be found on the UGS Fellowships & Awards webpage.