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2008-2009 Graduate Studies Awards, Scholarships and Waivers:

Scholarship/Fellowship Information sent to dept/schools Deadline date for materials to be submitted Term in which they are Awarded Amount of Award: # of awards: Notes:
Helen Hanson Outstanding Student Award September 22, 2008 October 24, 2008 Spring 2009 $500.00 2  
Graduate Thesis Award September 22, 2008 October 24, 2008 Spring 2009 $1,000.00 Depends on funding  
Dissertation Scholarship September 22, 2008 October 24, 2008 Spring 2009 $2,000.00 Depends on funding  
Margaret P. Gessaman Doctoral Student Fellowship September 22, 2008 October 24, 2008 Spring 2009 $250.00 1  
Summer Graduate Scholarship January 5, 2009 February 2, 2009 Summer 2009 $1,000.00 Depends on funding  
Phi Delta Gamma January 5, 2009 February 2, 2009 Summer 2009 $500.00 3  
Presidential Graduate Fellowship-masters students January 5, 2009 February 2, 2009 Fall 2009 $12,000.00 1  
Presidential Graduate Fellowship-doctoral students January 5, 2009 February 2, 2009 Fall 2009 $15,000.00 1  
Competitive Graduate Fellowship January 5, 2009 February 2, 2009 Fall 2009 $1,000.00 4 new & 4 renewals 2 year award if maintain good academic standing
Regents Tuition Waivers January 5, 2008 March 2, 2009 & June 1, 2009(academic year)
November 2, 2009(Spring 2010)
    Depends on funding 2 year award if maintain good academic standing
Elton S. Carter After each graduation September 14 Spring 2009   Depends on funding set up from foundation  
UNO Advantage Scholarship Program            
Kate Field Grant-In-Aid Late June Set by Financial Aid   $8,000.00 either an ugrad or grad  

*We also fund the Rhoden Biological Fellowship in which BIOL/PSYC alternate among the departments in awarding.  The annual fellowship is $12,000.00 and the summer fellowship is $4,000.00 of which we also cover tuition remission which is allocated through the graduate assistant budget.