Fellowships - Internal

Illinois Distinguished Fellowships

These three-year fellowships are awarded by the Graduate College to entering graduate students. Only fifteen are given across the University of Illinois campus each year. The department nominates applicants to this program based on their application for admission and supporting documents.

SURGE Fellowships

These fellowships are given by the College of Engineering to women and underrepresented students in the engineering area. The department nominates applicants to this program based on their application for admission and supporting documents.

Roy S. Carver Fellowship

These prestigious one-year fellowships are awarded by the College of Engineering to entering master’s degree and doctoral degree students. Only six Carver fellowships are given across the engineering campus. The department nominates applicants to this program based on their application for admission and supporting documents. Applicants must demonstrate a strong potential to pursue graduate programs in the College of Engineering successfully by exhibiting a solid and comprehensive understanding of basic and engineering science principles, outstanding creativity, and an exceptional potential to conduct innovative research.

Mavis Memorial Fund Scholarship (MMFS) Awards for Doctoral Students

This fellowship is awarded by the College of Engineering to entering and continuing PhD students who have demonstrated an aptitude for the instructional program. It is intended to encourage students to pursue an academic career. Applications are solicited from students and faculty and the department’s Graduate Awards Committee makes the official nomination to the Graduate College.

NASA Illinois Space Grant Fellowship

These fellowships are awarded to entering and continuing students by the Department of Aerospace Engineering. For entering students, selection is based on application and supporting documents. Awards to continuing students are based on academic and research performance. Selection of fellowship recipients is made by the Board of Directors of the Illinois Space Grant Consortium.

Departmental Fellowships and Awards

Stillwell Fellowships

These fellowships are awarded to entering and continuing students by the Department of Aerospace Engineering. For entering students, selection is based on application and supporting documents. Awards to continuing students are based on academic and research performance. Selection of fellowship recipients is made by the Department of Aerospace Engineering’s Graduate Admissions Committee.

Aerospace Engineering Alumni Advisory Board Fellowship

These fellowships were established by the AE Advisory Board. The Head of the Aerospace Engineering Department shall determine recipients.

AE Faculty Award for Graduate Students

The Head of the Aerospace Engineering Department shall determine this graduate student award recipient.

 

Contact

Program Administration:

lambrosatillinois [dot] edu (Prof. John Lambros)
Associate Head, Graduate Programs

tankatillinois [dot] edu (Staci Tankersley)
Program Coordinator, Graduate Programs

Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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