College of Social and Behavioral Science Graduate Fellowship Application

Overview: When you complete this application, you are applying for the following fellowships offered through the College of Social and Behavioral Science:

  • Herbert W. Gustafson Endowed Graduate Fellowship
  • Martin Harris Hiatt Endowed Fellowship
  • Earl & Elies Skidmore Endowed Graduate Fellowships. 

For information on the fellowships, as well as resources to aid in the preparation of your application, please refer to the College of Social and Behavioral Science scholarship page here.

Requirements: You must be declared in one of the following graduate programs/departments to be eligible to apply for fellowships offered by the college:

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Family and Consumer Studies
  • Geography
  • International Affairs & Global Enterprise
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Please note: There are many fellowships offered at a departmental level. For information regarding the separate application process, inquire within your specific program. To view some of the fellowships offered by your department visit the graduate database.

Questions: Please email

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please check the box next to the department(s) you are affiliated with
  2. Please include a personal statement describing your background, educational and career plans, and how receiving a scholarship would help you to continue your education. You should be thoughtful and clear in your personal statement to help the reviewer understand what has brought you to this point in your life, and where you intend to go. This statement will also help the reviewer ascertain how well you write.
  3. Do you consider yourself to be historically underrepresented at the University of Utah?
  4. If you answered yes to the above question, please explain.
  5. Are you a graduate student pursuing studies in the quantitative study of human social behavior?
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