The Fondren Library maintains a database of internal and external fellowships. The database can be accessed here. Graduate Fellowship Coaching is available from the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.
Lodieska Stockbridge VaughnÂ - To provide a fellowship for a graduate student whose record at Rice shows evidence of outstanding achievement and promise. Four or five awards are usually given. Each spring, the department chairs are invited to nominate continuing graduate students for this special endowed fellowship. The final recipients are chosen by the Graduate Council. The amount of the fellowship and the number of recipients vary from year to year.
The department offers funding to support students presenting papers at professional conferences. Requests are accepted by the Department Chair on a rolling basis. The Travel Funding Request Form can be found on Owl-Space.
Additional organizations offering travel funding include:
Humanities Research Center - Research Project Support
Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (GPS) - Wagoner Foreign Study Scholarship Program