Princeton Fellowships

Both the Graduate School and our campus partners offer generous funding to promote academic innovation across disciplines.

Central to our financial support model, Princeton University fellowships are provided to all incoming Ph.D. students and are also available to support students in purpose-driven ways throughout their studies.

Explore University Fellowships

Fellowships Eligibility Division Application Process
Centennial Fellowship in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Awarded in each year of regular enrollment, providing full tuition and a stipend above the standard rate.

Administered By: Graduate School
Incoming doctoral students Humanities,
Social Sciences
Awarded at Admission
Centennial Fellowship in the Natural Sciences and Engineering

Supplement awarded in each year of regular enrollment in addition to full tuition and stipend support in the first year.

Administered By: Graduate School
Incoming doctoral students Engineering,
Natural Sciences
Awarded at Admission
Charles N. Hanna and Margaret T. Hanna Fund Fellowship

Provides students who exhibit significant academic merit and contribute to the University's diversity, access, and inclusion one term of stipend funding or, if applicable, Dissertation Completion Enrollment (DCE) fees.

Administered By: Graduate School: Access, Diversity & Inclusion
Continuing students,
DCE students,
Master's Students
Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
By Application
Dean's Completion Fellowship/Postgraduate Research Associate (DCF/PGRA) Program in Humanities and Social Sciences

Offers a term of standard graduate student support followed by a research associate appointment for students who complete their degree within the term of fellowship funding.

Administered By: Graduate School
DCE students Humanities,
Social Sciences
By Nomination
East Asian Studies Program

Provides tuition support for students in Dissertation Completion Enrolment (DCE) and a monthly stipend.

Administered By: Campus Partners
DCE students Humanities,
Social Sciences
By Application
Francis Robbins Upton Fellowship

Francis Robbins Upton Fellowship

Administered By: Graduate School
Incoming doctoral students Engineering Awarded at Admission
Gordon Wu Fellowship

Gordon Wu Fellowship

Administered By: Graduate School
Incoming doctoral students Engineering Awarded at Admission
High Meadows Environmental Institute-Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy Fellowships (HMEI-STEP)

Awardees engage in the HMEI-STEP Graduate Certificate Program and receive fifty percent of their tuition and stipend support for two years in addition to funds for research expenses.

Administered By: Campus Partners
Continuing students Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
By Application
Honorific Fellowship: Charlotte Elizabeth Procter Fellowship

Provides full tuition and a premium stipend.

Administered By: Graduate School
Continuing students,
DCE students
Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
By Nomination
Honorific Fellowship: Harold W. Dodds Fellowship

Provides full tuition and a premium stipend.

Administered By: Graduate School
Continuing students,
DCE students
Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
By Nomination
Honorific Fellowship: Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowships

Provides full tuition and a premium stipend.

Administered By: Graduate School
Continuing students,
DCE students
Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
By Nomination
Honorific Fellowship: Wallace Memorial Fellowship in Engineering

Provides full tuition and a premium stipend.

Administered By: Graduate School
Continuing students,
DCE students
Engineering By Nomination
Hyde Fellowship for Summer

Provides a higher summer stipend to support travel.

Administered By: Graduate School
Continuing students Humanities By Application
Hyde Fellowship for the Academic Year

Awards full tuition and a premium stipend to support travel during the 10-month academic year.

Administered By: Graduate School
Continuing students Humanities By Application
Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in the Humanities at Princeton (IHUM)

IHUM offers interdisciplinary seminars and programming and provides an additional year of fellowship support for interdisciplinary work to selected students pursuing a joint Ph.D.

Administered By: Campus Partners
Continuing students Humanities,
Social Sciences
By Application
Joint Degree Program in Social Policy (JDP)

Supports doctoral students pursuing joint degree in Social Policy.

Administered By: Campus Partners
Continuing students,
Incoming doctoral students
Social Sciences By Application
Maeder Graduate Fellowship in Energy and the Environment

Provides full tuition and stipend at the standard rate for the 10-month academic year for awardees performing energy-related research.

Administered By: Campus Partners
Continuing students Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
By Nomination
Mr. and Mrs. Yan Huo *94*95 Graduate Fellowship

Supports continuing students conducting research abroad, particularly work in or about China.

Administered By: Campus Partners
Continuing students Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
By Nomination
President's Fellowship
Administered By: Graduate School
Incoming doctoral students Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
Awarded at Admission
Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) Graduate Fellowships

DCE students researching international or regional studies receive fellowship tuition and stipend support ranging from a term to a full-year tuition and stipend.

Administered By: Campus Partners
DCE students Engineering,
Humanities,
Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences
By Application