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Fellowships

Fellowships

Edwin W. Pauley Fellowship

The Edwin W. Pauley Fellowship is a two-year fellowship program designed to provide fellowship support to beginning graduate students with outstanding records and promise of scholarly achievement.
  • $15,000 stipend (during years one and four only)

May receive a research assistantship or teaching assistantship support in addition to the stipend.




Eugene V. Cota-Robles Fellowship

The Eugene V. Cota-Robles Fellowship is a two-year fellowship program, which supports students who are entering PhD programs and are interested in a career in college or university teaching and research.

Applicants must be either U.S. citizens or permanent residents and should demonstrate high potential and promise. Individuals from cultural, racial, linguistic, geographic, and socioeconomic backgrounds that are currently underrepresented in graduate education are especially encouraged to participate in the program. The intent of this fellowship is to provide access to higher education for students who might otherwise find it difficult or impossible to successfully pursue graduate study.

  • $21,000 stipend - 1st and 4th year plus Academic Apprentice Appointment (Research Assistantship or teaching assistantship, 2 years)
  • Student Fees – four years
  • Non-Resident Tuition (out-of-state) – first year only

May receive a research assistantship or teaching assistantship support in addition to the stipend.


Chancellors Prize

The Chancellors Prize is a two-year fellowship, which is among the most prestigious awards offered and provides competitive student support to outstanding applicants for the PhD degree.

  • $5,000 stipend - 1st and 2nd year plus Academic Apprentice Appointment (Research Assistantship or teaching assistantship, 2 years)
  • Student Fees – four years
  • Non-Resident Tuition (out-of-state and international students) – first year for US resident, additional years for international students.

UCLA Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences - Research Assistantships

Research Assistants are selected for high achievement and promise as creative scholars to assist faculty members with scholarly research. They may or may not collaborate in the publication of research results as determined by supervising faculty member.


UCLA Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences - Teaching Assistantships

Teaching Assistants are selected for their scholarship and promise as teachers. They may supervise teaching assignments in small sections of undergraduate courses or laboratories.