UCONN Giolas Harriott Fellowship & Crandall Cordero Fellowship

UCONN Giolas Harriott Fellowship & Crandall Cordero Fellowship

Award Amount: $4,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: January 27, 2018

Winner Announcement: February 10, 2018

Brief Description:

At the University of Connecticut, the Graduate School is inviting the applications for the Vice Provost for Graduate Education: Giolas Harriott Fellowship and the Crandall Cordero Fellowship Competition. The GHF program is open to only incoming doctoral and CCF both masters and doctoral candidates.The primary goal of the GHF and CCF Fellowship is to recruit and enhance the most academically qualified and promising students entering UConn graduate programs.

Host Institution:

The University of Connecticut (UConn) was founded in 1881 and is a public land grant, National Sea Grant and National Space Grant research university in Storrs, Connecticut, United States. The University helps every student grow intellectually and become a contributing member of the state, national, and world communities.


Applicants for the fellowship must meet each of the following requirements:

  • Applicants must enroll in masters and doctoral programs.
  • Applicants must be a United States citizen or a permanent resident to be eligible for CCF or GHF.
  • Giolas-Harriott Fellowship will accept only incoming doctoral nominees.
  • Crandall-Cordero Fellowship will accept both masters and doctoral nominees.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants can complete the online application process through the given link:


Supporting Documents:

Applicants will the transcripts including GPA, GRE scores, their CV/resume (articles, presentations, internship, and research experience), in their personal statement, or in letters of recommendations.

Award Description:

  • The University of Connecticut will provide the award amount of $2000 for GFH summer stipend for three years.
  • Up to  $2,000 CCF summer support, guaranteed until graduation as long as student is making positive academic progress towards their degree.

Detailed Information Link:


Contact Information:

f you have any questions about the GH/CC Fellowship you can contact martha.marroni-at-uconn.edu.