Graduate Student Fellowships

Graduate Student Fellowships

2014-2015 Graduate Student Fellows

Previous Graduate Student Fellows

2015-2016 Graduate Student Fellowships

The Pembroke Center invites graduate students to participate as Fellows in the 2015-2016 Pembroke Seminar on "Fatigue." Graduate student fellows will receive a stipend of $1,000 for two semesters of participation. Applications are due by 4:00 pm on Wednesday, March 18, 2015.

The Pembroke Seminar is an interdisciplinary research seminar meeting weekly throughout the academic year. Graduate Fellowships provide an enhanced context for advanced doctoral students, including the opportunity for presentation of work and benefits or critique from an exciting group of Pembroke Center Faculty Fellows, Postdoctoral Fellows and distinguished Visiting Fellows. The Pembroke Research Seminar meets on Wednesdays from 10:00 am - 12:30 pm.

2015-2016 Seminar topic: "Fatigue"
Seminar Director: Joan Copjec

There are two ways graduate students may participate in the Pembroke Seminar:

Apply for participation as a Graduate Student Fellow

Graduate students who have research interests related to the upcoming Pembroke Seminar topic may submit a proposal. Up to three students will be selected. Each Graduate Student Fellow will receive a research stipend of $1,000 for two semesters of participation. Graduate Student Fellows may also receive course credit by registering for GNSS2010I (Fall), and GNSS2020I (Spring). 

Apply to take the Pembroke Research Seminar for course credit

A limited number of graduate students may participate in the Pembroke Seminar for course credit. There is no stipend in this category and instructor permission is required. Graduate students with permission should register for GNSS2010I (Fall), GNSS2020I (Spring).

For 2015-16 Graduate Student Fellowship consideration, please submit the following materials:

  • A cover sheet indicating your name, current year, department, and (if relevant) your dissertation director
  • A three-page description of your research project, including a brief representative bibliography
  • A brief letter of support from a faculty member who knows your work

Materials should be sent or delivered to Donna Goodnow, Pembroke Center, Box 1958, 172 Meeting Street, Room 111, or emailed to
The deadline for receipt of materials is 4:00 pm on Wednesday, March 18, 2015.
Call 863-2643, or email with questions.

Please note that there is no application form. Simply submit the materials indicated above.

The Pembroke Center Graduate Fellows for 2014 - 2015

Rebecca Haubrich
German Studies
Lilian Mengesha
Theatre Arts and Performance Studies
Michelle Rada
Seth Watter
Modern Culture and Media
Andrea Wright