Funding Opportunities for Students

Undergraduate Students (2016-2017)

Scholarship recipients for 2016:

Brooke Tinnerello (London)

Brendan Williams (London)

Scholarship recipients for 2017:

Jordan Angel (Spain)

Emily Knickle (Italy)

Undergraduate students interested in applying for a study abroad scholarship should contact Undergraduate Advising in the School of Business here.

MBA Students (2016-2017) – GE Global Fellowship

For information on how to apply for a GE Global Fellowship and all requirements, please go to the GE Global Learning Center website.

 

Ph.D. Students (2016-2017)

The Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) is pleased to share with you the opportunities we have available for Ph.D. students during the 2016-2017 academic year.  All interested Ph.D. candidates should submit applications by email to ciber.general@business.uconn.edu.  Applications are due by November 11, 2016.

GE Global Learning Center Overseas Fellowships

CIBER will award a grant to a School of Business Ph.D. student who needs to visit a foreign institution for collaboration and research.  Interested students should submit a one-page statement of interest including the institution they would like to visit, the timing of the proposed trip, the type of research and/or collaboration proposed, a detailed budget (up to $1500), and a letter of support from your advisor.  Any documentation showing contact with the proposed institution should also be included.

The 2016 recipient of the GE Global Learning Center Overseas Fellowship was Howard Jean-Denis.

CIBER International Business Dissertation Support Fellowship

This grant will be awarded to a School of Business Ph.D. student working on a dissertation with an international component, with preference given to students whose research has relevance for the manufacturing industry.  Priority will be given to students who incur extra expenses as a result of pursuing international research. Please attach a proposal including information on your dissertation, a budget for your expenses, and a statement of support from your advisor, to an email by November 11, 2016.

The 2016 recipient of the CIBER International Business Dissertation Support Fellowship was Chong Yu.

 

For both forms of support, the following applies:

  • All money must be spent by September 30, 2017.
  • Do not include any meals as part of your expenses.
  • If you are requesting international travel , it must be on a US carrier in accordance with the Fly America Act.
  • If you are requesting international travel, you must be able to provide all of the flight details at least 35 days in advance for federal approval.