Other Financial Resources

Campus Resources

Fine Arts Fellowship is for students pursuing an MFA in Fine Arts in the areas of digital media, painting, printmaking, photography or sculpture Graduate Assistantships are for students who enroll in a graduate degree program may be hired to work either in academic departments or administrative units as Teaching, Research or Service assistants. Graduate assistants receive a stipend, a tuition exemption for each semester in which they are employed, and a waiver of the non-resident fee. There is no central listing of openings. Students interested in obtaining an assistantship are encouraged to contact their degree program. Music Awards are awarded to students pursuing an MM in Music in the areas of composition, conducting, jazz and performance. Check with the Department of Music for more information.

External Sources - Databases

IRIS - The University of New Orleans subscribes to the Illinois Research Information Service which allows you to search funding opportunities by keywords and other search criteria. Available to UNO IP addresses. GRAPES - UCLA's Graduate & Postdoctoral Extramural Support database

NSF - National Science Foundation Specialized Information for Graduate Students

Students.gov - Links to Federal Resources for Graduate Students

External Resources

  • Environmental Research & Education Foundation 
    Master's or doctoral students engaged in research in solid waste management.
    DUE DATE : May 8, 2012
  • James S. McDonnell Foundation Post-doctoral Fellowship 
    Doctoral students engaged in research directed toward the development of theoretical and mathematical tools that can be applied to the study of complex, adaptive, nonlinear systems.
    DUE DATE : June 15, 2012
  • American Academy in Rome Pre-Doctoral Fellowships 
    U.S. citizens engaged in Historic Preservation, Music and Visual Arts.
    DUE DATE : November 1, 2012