We 的fer funding only to students who intend to pursue the Ph.D. – an application for admission to our PhD program is also an application for funding. We also welcome applications from students who have external funding or are self-funded, including those pursuing the M.A. only.*
Multi-Year 资金 Package
If you apply to the History or the History of Science, Medicine, and Technology (HSMT) Ph.D. degree programs and are accepted, you will be offered a multi-year support package, which begins in your first year. The details of our support guarantees may vary by funding source, field of study, and other circumstances, and the guarantee is, of course, contingent on satisfactory progress and performance. Most of our support packages offer 5 years 的 support and begin with a fellowship year from the UW-麦迪逊 毕业 School, generously funded by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation. Our most distinguished packages are designed to attract and support students in particular fields of study. They include two years 的 fellowships funding and may also include summer support:
Additional years 的 guaranteed funding will come from employment as teaching assistants or project assistants or additional fellowships. All students in good standing can apply for writing prizes, conference travel awards, and supplements to external awards.
Competing for Additional Support
Once graduate students have passed their preliminary examination and advanced to candidacy中，y may apply for departmental fellowships and research travel funding. Our advanced dissertators can also apply for awards that give them the opportunity to design and teach an undergraduate course – the Merle Curti Teaching Fellowship (open field) and the George L. Mosse Teaching Fellowship in European History.
Further funding opportunities are available to students who have reached the advanced stages 的 dissertation writing. The William Coleman Dissertation Fellowship in the History 的 Science supports one semester of advanced dissertation writing by students in the HSMT degree program. We are also pleased to 的fer the Doris G. Quinn Fellowship, thanks to the Doris G. Quinn Foundation, which supports the final year 的 dissertation writing in any field.
In addition, UW-麦迪逊 offers a wealth of other opportunities to compete for funding 的fered, for example, by the International Division中， Institute for Research in the Humanities, and the UW 毕业 School (research and conference travel awards）。
更多 details on our funding for current/continuing students are available 这里.
* If you wish to apply only for the History M.A. or the HSMT M.A. (the so-called terminal M.A.) or for the M.A. in History of Medicine for Health Professionals, please describe your sources of support on the History Supplemental 应用. For information on the cost 的 graduate study at UW-麦迪逊, 点击这里.