Graduate Student Awards, Fellowships, and RFPs

The Office of the Provost administers the following funding opportunities for graduate students.

For Graduate Students

The purpose of the fund is to attract and support promising graduate students with outstanding character in their chosen fields of study. Learn more.

This fellowship is available to students in certain master's programs. Awardees demonstrate established commitment to India and its future and demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to residents of India. Learn more.

The Presidential Awards for Outstanding Teaching are a way to honor the University’s best teachers, among both faculty and graduate students. This award is a great honor, as it demonstrates commitment to excellent and often innovative teaching as recognized by the entire Columbia community. Learn more.

This program aims to contribute to accelerating positive social change in Brazil through providing financial assistance to master’s students with a commitment to addressing crucial development challenges facing Brazil. Learn more.