To apply for assistantships, fill out and submit
the following form.
Fall assistantships are usually granted for an academic year of
two semesters. Spring and Summer assistantships may be granted
by semester, depending on the availability of funds.
The Department nominates a limited number of outstanding applicants
for Graduate School Assistantshipsand Supplements.
Final selections for those awards are based on a University-wide
competition. Nominees for a Graduate School Award must first be
admitted to the Geography Graduate Program. Applicants who believe
they possess the credentials to compete for this award should
see to it that this application, as well as all other application
materials required by the department are received by the Graduate
Coordinator in the Department of Geography no later than December 1.