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Graduate Student Resources
We work closely with alumni and private business leaders to supply ongoing opportunities and to continue the cycle of education and service in the engineering community.
Thesis and Dissertation Guide
Thesis and dissertation help from the University of Dayton Libraries. The page is maintained by the Roesch Library in partnership with the Graduate School. Go to Guide for Engineering Students >>
Fellowships, Grants and Assistantships
Clare Boothe Luce Fellowship
Awarded to highly qualified women who are doctoral candidates or, in some cases, candidates for a master's degree in any of the scientific or engineering fields. Open to U.S. citizens only. For more information, contact your department chairperson. Visit the Foundation Web Site >>
Dayton Area Graduate Studies Institute Scholarships
Full-tuition scholarships are available for both part-time and full-time graduate students in engineering. For highly qualified, full-time doctoral students, opportunities exist for full-tuition with yearly stipend. Applications for the DAGSI Scholarship will ONLY be accepted online. Supporting documentation may be submitted to your home institution. Visit DAGSI >>
Learn, Lead and Serve Fund Grants
Make a positive impact on the community while exploring engineering concepts. The School of Engineering Learn, Lead and Serve (LLS) Fund encourages students to perform domestic and international research while serving community organizations. Individual grants range from $1,000 to $2,000, and higher amounts are available for team projects. Applications are accepted each semester. For additional information, contact Ms. Beth Hart by phone, 937-229-5080, or email.
Ohio Space Grant Consortium Fellowships
Competitively awarded fellowships to graduate students pursuing degrees in one of the STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering, or mathematics) at Ohio Space Grant Consortium (OSGC) universities. Awardees are required to participate in university research projects and present results at the annual OSGC Research Symposium. Visit OSGC >>
Looming fossil fuel energy and water shortages and climate change pose challenges to the future. This program has been established to prepare engineers for these challenges. All minority and female students with U.S. Citizenship who have been accepted into the Mechanical or Civil Engineering program at the University of Dayton and can demonstrate financial need (as evaluated through preparation of a FAFSA form) are invited to apply for the scholarships of $25,000 (over four years). Scholarship Information >>