Matilda Edlund Scholarship


This competitive scholarship supports entering graduate students during their first year of graduate study. Recipients are expected to work closely with a faculty member who will mentor and guide them in their academic coursework and scientific research.


  • First-year PhD students
  • No citizenship requirements
  • In any graduate academic program


  • Three awards in 2017-18 academic year
  • $10,000 stipend over a twelve month period (September-August)
  • The award does not include tuition or fees
  • The award is not renewable



Paige Haas – TETRAD
Carlos Martinez – Medical Anthropology

To learn more about how this and other internal fellowships are awarded, visit the Internal Fellowships page.