Walker Hill International Award

This award is to be used for pre-dissertation visits for doctoral research in a country outside the United States (International students may not apply for research in one’s own country).

Selection Criteria:
  • MSU doctoral student at pre-dissertation stage who has completed adequate credits to have pre-dissertation research objectives
  • Description, appropriateness and feasibility of pre-dissertation research objectives to be accomplished during the period spent abroad
  • Scholarly excellence
  • Character and personal attributes that contribute to a high probability of success in an international setting
  • Financial need may be considered
  • Previous recipients of a Walker Hill award or an ISP Predissertation Travel Award are not eligible

For more information, visit http://www.isp.msu.edu/information-resources/student-funding/walker-hill/.