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Types and Sources of Funding for Graduate Students

Types:

    •     Research (short- and long-term)
    •     Dissertation improvement
    •     Dissertation writing
    •     Teaching
    •     Internships and skills development
    •     Fine arts and theater production/exhibits/performances
    •     Language/area studies
    •     Archives/collections
    •     Post-doctoral fellowships

Sources:

    •     U.S. and foreign governments
    •     State and municipal governments
    •     Foundations
    •     Corporations
    •     Charitable organizations
    •     Non-profits (including research institutions, think-tanks, universities and colleges, United Nations   organizations, non-governmental organizations)
    •     Private individuals (crowdfunding, etc.)