Jack Baskin & Peggy Downes Baskin Fellowship Application

The Jack Baskin School of Engineering is pleased to solicit applications for a one-year Jack Baskin & Peggy Downes Baskin Fellowship.  This award is designed to enable an engineering PhD candidate to make swifter progress on their dissertation research by offering one-year fellowship support and in-state tuition remission in the amount of $44,357 (divided among three academic quarters - this works out to be a $8,700 stipend per quarter).

To be eligible for the award, a student must:

  1. Have completed all PhD coursework (at the time of application).
  2. Be within normative time and in good academic standing.


Please complete the following form by Monday, July 15, 2019 (11:59pm PST).

A Letter of support from your faculty advisor is required.  Note - once you complete the online application your faculty advisor will receive an auto-generated email message with instructions for submitting their letter of support to the Graduate Student Affairs Office.  Faculty advisors have a deadline of Monday, July 22nd to submit their letter of support.

If you have any questions please direct them to grad-fellowship@soe.ucsc.edu

Nominee Information
Application
A 3-4 page extended abstract from the nominee/student describing the students research accomplishments to date and proposed work to be pursued under the fellowship funding during 2019-20. The application should include a detailed plan and quarter-by-quarter timeline for research to be supported by the fellowship.
One file only.
8 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf.
PDF format only.
One file only.
8 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf.
Letter of Support