User Tools

Site Tools



Teaching Assistantships

(This section is in need of contributions)

Research Assistantships

Check out Hire a Longhorn! for many relevant job listings.


Name Date Website GPA Demographics Duration Stipend Tuition Medical Ins. Misc Other Notes Subject
Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund Jan US Citizen $18K Yes Publications focusing on Armenian studies. Humanities, social sciences or natural sciences (including law, medicine, engineering, architecture or other formal professional training)
Department of Homeland Security Graduate Fellowship Jan Not held in 2012 due to budget cuts
A.D. Hutchison Student Endowment Fellowship Jan 3.0+ UT enrollment 9 months $20K+ Yes Yes
Donald D. Harrington Endowment Doctoral Fellowship Jan 3.0+ Not a current or past grad student at UT, doctoral degree applicants 1 or 3 years $36K | Yes | Yes | $2000
Donald D. Harrington Endowment Dissertation Fellowship Jan 3.0+ UT enrollment 12 months $36K | Yes | Yes | $2000
Houston Endowment President's Excellence Scholarship Jan 3.0+ UT enrollment 9 months $20K+ Yes Yes
W. Gordon Whaley Fellowship Jan 3.0+ UT enrollment 9 months $20K+ Yes Yes
Other UT continuing fellowships [Homer Lindsay Bruce Endowed Graduate Fellowships, Sidney Chandler Endowed Scholarships, William W. and Ruth F. Cooper Graduate Student Support Endowment, Cullen Trust Student Endowment Fellowships, Delco Graduate Fellowship Fund, Marye Anne Fox Fellowships, Wendall C. Gordon Endowed Graduate Fellowships, Hemphill-Gillmore Fellowship, W. H. Hildebrand Scholarship Fund, William S. Livingston Graduate Fellowship, Miller Graduate Fellowships, Moody Graduate Fellowships, Ralph Nelson Graduate Fellowships, William C. Powers Graduate Fellowship] Jan 3.0+ UT enrollment 9 months $20K+ Yes Yes
IBM Goldstine Fellowship Jan Either received a Ph.D. degree after September 2008 or should expect to receive one before the fellowship commences in the second half of 2013 (usually in September) 12 months $95K to $115K No No Algorithms (approximation, randomized, and on-line); complex systems; data mining (machine learning, pattern recognition, computational statistics); dynamical systems; high-performance computing (scientific computing, parallel computing, big-data); inverse problems; numerical analysis; optimization (discrete, continuous, global and stochastic); probability theory (stochastic models, risk management, queues & queuing networks); statistics (time-series, multivariate analysis, spatiotemporal analysis, design & reliability); simulation; and operations management (revenue management, pricing, performance modelling, supply-chain)
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship Jan US Citizen, in final year of undergrad or less than 2 years of grad studies 36 months About $30K / year | Yes | $1000 Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Biosciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Cognitive / Neural / Behavioral Sciences, Computer and Computational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Geosciences, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Oceanography, Physics
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation Fellowship Jan Intended for individuals committed to teaching high school mathematics, physical sciences or biological sciences Yes $18000
Sigma Delta Epsilon Graduate Women in Science Fellowship Jan Member of SDE/GWIS 12 months
Google Anita Borg Scholarship Jan 3.5+ Female student entering her senior year of undergraduate study or be enrolled in a graduate program 12 months Computer Science or Computer Engineering program
Link Foundation Advanced Simulation and Training Fellowship Jan Advanced to candidacy $21.5K | From university, as condition of fellowship | | $3500
AT&T Labs Fellowship Jan, US Citizens and Permanent Residents 36 months
Intel Foundation Fellowship Feb Within eighteen months of graduation 12 months Yes Yes Travel Hardware Systems Technology and Design, Semiconductor Technology and Manufacturing, Software Technology and Design, Social Research and Ethnography
NVIDIA Fellowship Feb Completed first year of study
George H. Mitchell Award of Excellence in Graduate Research Mar UT enrollment
Graduate School Diversity Recruitment Fellowship Mar 3.0+ Incoming grad students, US Citizen or Permanent Resident 9 months Yes Yes
McNair Scholars Graduate School Fellowship Mar 3.0+ McNair scholar undergrad, incoming grad students, US Citizen or Permanent Resident 9 months Yes Yes
South Texas Graduate School Fellowship Mar 3.0+ Attended one of South Texas schools, Incoming grad students, US Citizen or Permanent Resident 9 months Yes Yes
West Texas Graduate School Fellowship Mar 3.0+ Attended one of West Texas schools, Incoming grad students, US Citizen or Permanent Resident 9 months Yes Yes
William S. Livingston Outstanding Graduate Student Academic Employee Award Mar UT enrollment, TA/AI/GRA
Graduate School Outstanding Dissertation Award Mar Dissertation work
Graduate School Outstanding Master's Thesis/Report Award Mar Thesis work
Google Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Mar 3.0+ Hispanic background, US Citizen or Permanent Resident Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related field (such as Software Engineering)
CNS Summer Research Abroad Scholarship Mar
Ex-Students Association Flying Longhorns Study Abroad Scholarship Mar
Texas Ex Study Abroad Scholarship Mar
AAUW Austin Branch Fellowship Mar 3.5+ Female, Doctoral candidate, UT enrollment
CNS Out-of-State Tuition Waivers Apr UT CNS enrollment + another scholorship with specific constraints
CNS Common Application for scholarships Apr
UT Common Application for continuing and transfer students Apr US Citizen
Google United Negro College Fund Scholarship Apr
Google AISES Scholarship Jun 3.0+ American Indian / Alaska Native / Native Hawaiian, UT enrollment, member of AISES Computer Science or Computer Engineering
ACM/IEEE CS High Performance Computing PhD Fellowship Sep Travel and registration for SC conference, presentation opportunity
Google AISES Travel Scholarship Sep 3.0+ American Indian tribe / Alaska Native / Native Hawaiian / First Nation, UT enrollment, AISES membership To cover some of the expenses for selected students to attend the AISES National Conference
National Academies Christine Mirzayan Policy Fellowship Sep 12 weeks $8240 To attend a 12-week fellowship “program” on science policy Social/behavioral science, medical/health discipline, physical or biological science, any field of engineering, law/business/publi administration
Southern Association of Colleges and Employers Research Fellowship Sep SoACE member
Mexican American Engineers and Scientists Scholarship Sep 2.0+ US Citizen or Permanent Resident
ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award Sep Defended dissertation
SIAM/ACM Prize in Computational Science and Engineering Sep
International Education Fee Scholarship Oct
Dr. Ivy McQuiddy Scholarship Oct Going for the full academic year to non traditional locations
Marshall Scholarship Oct 3.7+ US Citizen
Rhodes Scholarship Oct
Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Oct British Citizenship Return airfare, daily living, insurance, travel within the countries being visited and, in exceptional cases, some assistance with home expenses
Sigma XI Scientific Research Society Grants-in-Aid of Research Oct
Gates Cambridge Scholarship Oct To pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge
Microsoft Research and Live Labs PhD Fellowship Oct Third and fourth year of PhD 24 months $28K | Yes | | $4000
Microsoft Research Graduate Women's Scholarship Oct Female, second year of PhD 12 months
Hertz Foundation Fellowship Oct US Citizen or Permanent Resident Varies $31K or $36K Yes Aeronautics/Astronautics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Applied Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth and Geo Sciences, Electrical, Mechanical, Civil and Nuclear Engineering, Materials Science, Quantitative Biology and Bio-Engineering
IBM Fellowship Oct UT enrollment, completed at least one year of PhD 12 months Yes Computer science and engineering (including cyber security and cloud computing), electrical and mechanical engineering, physical sciences (including chemistry, material sciences, and physics), mathematical sciences (including analytics of massive scale data with uncertainty, operations research, and optimization), public sector and business sciences (including urban policy and analytics, social technologies , learning systems and natural language understanding), and service science, management, and engineering (SSME).
AAUW Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award Nov Broad range of activities including classroom teaching, education and research, and legal and legislative work in equality and education for women and girls
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans Nov US Citizen / Permanent Resident, Early in the grad program 24 months
National Physical Science Consortium Fellowship Nov US Citizen lasting for up to six years; providing a $20,000 annual stipend; covering tuition; allowing a fellow also to hold a research or teaching assistantship; including one or two paid summer internships with a government agency; emphasizing recruitment of a diverse applicant pool including women and minorities physical sciences and related engineering fields
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Nov US Citizen / Permanent Resident, first year of grad studies 36 months $30K | $12000
Ford Foundation Diversity Predoctoral Fellowship Nov US Citizen 36 months $20K | $2000 Expenses to at least one Ford conference
AAUW Dissertation Fellowship Nov Female, US Citizen / Permanent Resident, completing their dissertation 12 months $20K None Open to applicants in all fields of study. Scholars engaged in science, technology, engineering, and math and researching gender issues are especially encouraged to apply.
Graduate Education for Minorities (GEM) Fellowships Nov 12 monts $16K Yes Minimum one paid summer internship
Ford Foundation Diversity Dissertation Fellowship Nov US Citizen, expecting to complete dissertation during the academic year 12 months $21K Expenses paid to attend one Conference of Ford Fellows
Schlumberger Faculty for the Future Nov Female, Citizen of a developing country, PhD enrollment 12 months
AAUW International Fellowships Dec Female, not a US Citizen / Permanent Resident 12 months
Gaius Charles Bolin Dissertation Fellowship Dec US Citizen / Permanent Resident, must have completed all doctoral work except dissertation 12 months $36K | | Yes | $4000 Also relocation and housing assistance, academic support including office space and a computer. During the period of residence at Williams, the Bolin Fellows will be affiliated with an appropriate department or program and will be expected to teach one one-semester course each year, normally in the fall semester of year one and the spring semester of year two.
Graduate School Professional Development Awards (Travel Awards) Dec UT enrollment
Graduate School Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award Dec
Symantec Fellowship Dec Grad enrollment Max $20K
Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Dec US citizen; willing to accept post-graduate employment with the DoD $25,000 - $38,000 depending on degree pursuing; up to 5 years No outside funding allowed, TA only if directly related Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)

Information for New Employees

* New Employee Checklist: This page is designed as a “one-stop-shop” to assist new employees with the various steps that need to be completed within your first month of employment.

graduate_student_employment.txt · Last modified: 2013/08/24 22:07 by