Dean's Conference Presentation Award - This award is designed to help graduate students offset the cost of presenting research at a virtual conference or scientific meeting. Applications are due by the 1st of every month and will be reviewed by the College's Research Advisory Committee. Up to two students per month can receive this award during the academic year (October- April). Click on the award title for more information and to apply.
Graduate Professional Scholarship – The Graduate School annually sponsors the Graduate Professional Scholarship competition for tuition scholarship awards for fall and winter semesters. To be eligible for consideration for the award, applicants must be admitted to a graduate program by May 1.
Heberlein Teaching Award- These awards, established by contributions from the former Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, Gary Heberlein, recognize Wayne State graduate students for demonstrating instructional excellence. The awards are designed, in part, to elevate the attention given to teaching as part of graduate education and the preparation of graduate students to serve as college and university faculty. The awards include an honorarium and a citation that will be presented at the Academic Recognition Ceremony.
Three-Minute Thesis Competition and Award (3MT) - Knowing how to present one's work in a concise, engaging, and clear manner is an invaluable skill for networking, job hunting, and fundraising. To help students fine-tune their presentation skills, the College of Engineering will hold a 3MT competition for eligible M.S. and Ph.D. students.
Returning student may apply for College of Engineering donor scholarships. Most of our donors extend financial support to our undergraduate students, but several are available for master's level students. Read more about the scholarships and process - be aware of the deadlines! If you are an international student, the Office of Financial Aid has a paper form similar to the domestic FAFSA; completing this form may help your eligiblilty to some scholarships.