Graduate Funding Information Service

September 16, 2021

Fahs-Beck Doctoral Dissertation Grant

Application Deadline: November 1, 2021

  • For PhD students
  • Research must focus on functioning & well-being of individuals or communities in the United States and/or Canada
  • Up to $7,000 for dissertation expenses

The Fahs-Beck Doctoral Dissertation Grant awards up to $7,000 to help support dissertation expenses of doctoral students in the United States and Canada whose studies have the potential for adding significantly to knowledge about problems in the functioning or well being of children, adults, couples, families, or communities, or about interventions designed to prevent or alleviate such problems. The research for which funding is requested must focus on the United States or Canada or on a comparison between the United States or Canada and one or more other countries.


Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited doctoral program in the United States or Canada. The sponsoring organization must agree to accept administrative responsibility for the project and submit required financial forms and reports to the Fund.

For full information, including how to apply, click here.