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2018-19 EERI/FEMA NEHRP Graduate Fellowship Application

Filing Deadline: October 1, 2018

The one-year fellowship, underwritten with funds provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is designed to foster the participation of capable individuals in working toward goals and activities of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program. Two graduate fellowships will be awarded for 2018-2019 academic year.

The EERI/FEMA NEHRP fellowship provides a stipend of $12,000 that can be used for tuition, fees, research expenses and the required attendance and participation at the 2019 EERI Annual Meeting, March 5-8 2019, in Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university and must hold U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status. All applications must include an academic transcript and a statement of educational and career goals that also describes involvement in EERI. All application materials must be submitted electronically to EERI, including a letter of nomination from a faculty sponsor at the student’s institution and two additional reference letters. Letters should evaluate the applicant’s recent academic performance, document the applicant's research accomplishments, and assess the candidate’s potential to contribute to the field.

NOTE: Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university and must hold U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status

Applications are due by October 1, 2018.

Personal Information

(city, state or territory)

Faculty Sponsor

*A letter of nomination by the faculty sponsor named above should be emailed by him/her directly to eeri@eeri.org. with the subject "NEHRP Graduate Fellowship Application - LASTNAME"

Reference Letters *

Name and email addresses of two individuals sending reference letters:

*The reference letters from the above named two individuals should evaluate the applicant’s recent academic performance, document the applicant's research accomplishments, and assess the candidate’s potential to contribute to the field. Reference letters should be mailed by authors directly to eeri@eeri.org with the subject "NEHRP Graduate Fellowship Application - LASTNAME"

Application Materials

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