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.
Funding: 

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: chas@ssa.uchicago.edu

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
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER
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 chas@ssa.uchicago.edu.