Fellowship and Scholarships
2013 Illinois International Journal of
May 17-20, 2013
Symposium on Tax Research
September 19-20, 2013
Department of Accountancy
University of Illinois
360 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign, Illinois 61820
Fellowships and Funding Opportunities
Deloitte and Touche Doctoral Fellowship
The D&T Foundation limits award of their fellowship to candidates who have completed at least 2 semesters of the Ph.D. program as of the application date. Fellowship is divided into 2 phases. Phase one pays $5,000 in two payments of $2,500 each, to support the candidate in his or her final 12 months of coursework and prelim exams. Phase 2 pays $15,000 in two $7,500 payments to support the Fellow during 12 months of dissertation work. In addition, selected award recipients can accept other Ph.D. program financial assistance of up to $10,000 from external sources (outside the applicant's school) while receiving payment from D&T and must be a Ph.D. student for at least 2 more years when applying.
Students should get copies of the application form from Cindy Wood if applying. Note that completed applications (before letters of reference are solicited) are reviewed by the Ph.D. program committee at U of I. Only one student is selected from those applying (i.e., the Program Committee serves as a preliminary screen for the D&T Foundation). Application Deadline: October 15
Irwin Doctoral Fellowship
Please contact the PhD Program Director for further details on an Irwin Doctoral Fellowship.