Annual Fellowship Program (2018-19 awards)

Each year the College of Forestry awards graduate fellowships made possible from donations to the College.  These funds are administered by the Student Resources & Engagement Office, and selections are made by the College Graduate Fellowship Committee comprised of forestry faculty.  Awards ranging in value from $500 to $8000 are made to new and continuing graduate students and are supplemental to other financial assistance.

The fellowship nomination/application is different for new students and for continuing students.

New student awards are made to prospective graduate students for the purpose of recruiting the highest quality students.  A new student is defined as someone starting a new graduate degree program any term of the current calendar year or the winter term of the following calendar year.   Continuing student awards are made to retain high quality students and to encourage and reward success.  Masters candidates are eligible  for two years of fellowship support; doctoral candidates three years.

2018-19 Fellowship Program Schedule

Administrative Memo 15 - Graduate Fellowships

New Students 

The New Student fellowship nomination process varies by department/program.  In general, students are urged to work with their major professor to ensure that names are forwarded through a nomination process to the department's/program's fellowship committee in time to meet departmental deadlines.  However, please contact the graduate student coordinator for your graduate program for full details on what and how new students are nominated for College of Forestry fellowships as there may be supplemental forms or information to provide.

New Student Application and Instructions:

New Student Nominations: Program Use Only

Continuing Students 

If you are a continuing student in the College of Forestry and wish to be considered for a College Fellowship please contact the graduate coordinator in your home academic department for specific procedures and the departmental deadline.  

Continuing Student Application and Instructions:

Continuing Student Applications:  for Students and Programs
Resume Guidelines

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CoF Graduate Program Coordinators:

Department of Forest Engineering, Resources & Management

  • Contact: Madison Dudley, 541-737-1349

Department of Forest Ecosystems & Society

  • Contact: Jessica Bagley, 541-737-6556

Department of Wood Science & Engineering

  • Contact: Jessica King, 541-737-5723

If you have questions please contact your academic department or Kira Hughes at 541-737-3475 or .