IHS PhD Application Fee Waiver

Awards up to $300 for Graduate School Application Fees

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Increase your chances of being accepted and funded in a graduate program with an IHS PhD Application Fee Waiver grant. The program offsets application costs so that you can afford to apply to more programs.

Who is eligible?

Undergraduates and recent graduates applying for full-time doctorate programs starting in the 2015-16 academic year; demonstrated interest in individual and economic freedom, and strong academic potential are also essential. (See the frequently asked questions for a list of eligible degree programs.)

Please note: At this time only individuals applying for PhD programs in the US will be eligible for application fee reimbursement.

How it works:

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  1. Complete the PhD Application Fee Waiver application, including a list of the schools you intend to apply to, 60 days prior to submitting applications for admission. (Click here if you have already submitted all your graduate program applications.)
  2. You will be notified of your status within 3 weeks (including whether or not you have been chosen for an award, and the award amount).
  3. Complete and submit your graduate school applications, including payment.
  4. Submit proof of application and receipts for application fees to the IHS program coordinator within 30 days of submitting your application to receive reimbursement.

Have a question? Read through our Frequently Asked Questions