These resources include the following:
Teaching Assistantships - provide 20 students with free tuition plus a monthly stipend as well as the opportunity to gain vital classroom experience within the Department’s undergraduate classes.
Research Assistantships - provide five students with free tuition plus a monthly stipend as well as experience aiding faculty research.
Minority Student Fellowships - provide free tuition plus a monthly stipend for a first year African-American, Hispanic, or Native American graduate student.
Graduate Teaching Fellowships - provide two students who have finished course work and doctoral qualifying examinations with a monthly stipend and classroom teaching experience while they complete their dissertations.
Dissertation Fellowships - provide two students who have finished course work and doctoral qualifying examinations with a monthly stipend while they complete their dissertations.
Ignatius Scholarship - provides top-ranked incoming Ph.D. students with five years of financial support in the form of full tuition scholarships, monthly stipends, teaching assistantships, and teaching and/or dissertation fellowships.
M.A.C.D. Scholarship - Students pursuing a master of arts in Christian Doctrine can apply to the Theology Department for scholarship aid. Those teaching in Catholic schools can apply to the Graduate School for the Catholic Schools Scholarship. Both forms of financial aid are granted on the basis of GRE scores, letters of recommendation, and other qualifying criteria.
Smith Family Fellowships - support doctoral dissertation research away from Milwaukee with both a monthly stipend and travel funds.
Arthur J. Schmitt Fellowships - support students doing doctoral dissertation research and writing with a monthly stipend.
John P. Raynor, S.J. Fellowships - support students doing doctoral dissertation research and writing with a monthly stipend.
Marquette University Scholarships - These scholarships support students with all or part of tuition costs.
Current tuition costs as well as the stipends of the individual assistantships and fellowships are detailed in the insert that accompanies the department's brochure. Applicants should note the Graduate School’s deadline of February 15 for awards tenable in the following academic year.
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