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IUPUI School of Engineering and Technology

IUPUI School of Engineering and Technology

Fellowships

University Fellowship: The Computer and Information Technology program nominates outstanding applicants for the University Fellowship award.  Recipients of the University Fellowship receive partial financial support for expenses related to graduate tuition, programs fees, student health insurance and/or living expenses. The university fellowship is a competitive award.  Applications must be received by January 2.

Research Assistantship: The RA provides financial support (full or partial) for expenses related to graduate tuition, programs fees, student health insurance and/or living expenses. The RA requires at least 6 credits of degree-applicable coursework and up to 20 hours of graduate-project-related research each semester in the laboratory of a Computer and Information Technology faculty mentor.  The Computer and Information Technology program has multiple Research Assistantships available through NSF, NIH, and industry collaboration funding. Contact individual faculty concerning the availability of an RA award under their guidance.

Teaching Assistantship: The TA provides partial financial support for expenses related to graduate tuition, program fees, student health insurance and/or living expenses. The TA requires at least 6 credits of degree-applicable coursework and up to 20 hours of service to the Computer and Information Technology department, typically to teach a course and/or lab.  TA awards are based on department needs.

Graduate Assistantship: The GA is a combination of RA and TA responsibilities. The GA provides partial financial support for expenses related to graduate tuition, programs fees, student health insurance and/or living expenses. The GA requires at least 6 credits of degree-applicable coursework and up to 20 hours of service to the Computer and Information Technology department.

Hourly work:  The department employs students as laboratory assistants, tutors, and /or graders on an hourly basis.

These fellowships are awarded to the students with skills and research interests that are most compatible with Computer and Information Technology faculty at IUPUI. Applicants are strongly encouraged to clarify and explain their interest in the research activities of specific Computer and Information Technology faculty when completing the application packet.