Delores Auzenne Dissertation Award

The Delores Auzenne Dissertation Award, named in honor of Delores Auzenne, was established to assist underrepresented doctoral students with little or no funding to complete their dissertations. The program provides funding to Ph.D. candidates in the advanced stages of their dissertations. Students on fellowships or assistantship are not eligible.

The award provides up to $15,000, and up to 5 credit hours of in-state tuition and fees. Successful applicants may receive funds over the course of Summer and the following Fall Semester or Spring Semester and the following Summer.

Application cycle for Summer C 2018, Summer C & Fall 2018, or Fall 2018 is now closed. Please check back for future terms. Thank you!

For more information, please contact the Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives by phone: 352-392-6444 or Email: