Predoctoral Stipend Awards

Qualifications and Guidelines for CHAS Stipend Support Program:

  • The purpose of this program is to support health policy and services research being conducted by a CHAS faculty member or CHAS-funded faculty member.  NOTE: It is not intended to support dissertation research or other original research that may be supervised by a CHAS faculty member or CHAS-funded faculty member. 
  • Students must be actively enrolled, and in good academic standing with University and are expected to be in residence for the entire period of their stipend support.
  • Awardees must attend weekly Davis Lectures (Tuesdays, 12:00-1:30pm) and other relevant CHAS events.

Support is for a total of $3,000 in stipend payments for each awardee, made in three $1,000 increments, at one increment per quarter in most cases.

To Apply: 

Please submit the following to:

A two page double-spaced proposal describing

  1. the research question
  2. specific tasks you will be engaged on
  3. what products will result from your work
Application Due April 30, 2016
Applications Reviewed / Recipients Announced May 30, 2016
Stipend Start Date Early September 2016
Stipend End Date Summer 2017

Please direct any questions about this program to