Graduate Research Assistance Match (GRAM) Program Application

The CALS Graduate Research Assistantship Match (GRAM) Program provides partial funding for a graduate assistantship  allocated to newly recruited multicultural students accepted into programs of study in the college. The GRAM assistantship for a MS is renewable each year for a maximum of two years and PhD funding is renewable each year for a maximum of three years.

The assistantship acts as a retention tool, assuring graduate students making good progress in their program of financial support until they graduate with a MS or PhD degree.

Faculty members requesting funds must provide mtaching funds that total the amount of the request.

To be filled out by faculty.

Describe the student's background i.e. leadership skills, awards, recognitions, presentations, extenuating circumstances, etc that make them a great candidate.