Generous Financial Support
More than 80% of the Graduate College budget is spent directly on student stipends, fellowships, and tuition scholarships.
The Graduate College's Presidential Graduate Fellowship brings the most promising doctoral students to Iowa by offering them five years of substantial financial support, including summers.
Graduate Student Travel Awards from the Graduate College are awarded to graduate students presenting at professional conferences.
The Graduate College awards Iowa Arts Fellowships to the most talented MFA applicants in Art, Cinema and Comparative Literature, Dance, Film/Video Production, Theatre, and Creative Writing.
The T. Anne Cleary International Dissertation Research Fellowships, funded by the Graduate College, support research outside of the United States.