Awards & Prizes

University of Minnesota Awards

Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

  • Jonas Bunte, 2011
  • Philip Chen, 2014
  • Geoffrey Dancy, 2011
  • Charmaine Chua, 2015 (Robert T. Holt Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship)
  • Ashley English, 2014 (Robert T. Holt Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship)
  • Chase Hobbs-Morgan, 2014
  • Matthew Luttig, 2015
  • Giovanni Mantilla Casas, 2012
  • Zein Murib, 2014
  • Elizabeth Sharrow, 2012
  • Geoffrey Sheagley, 2012
  • Laura Thaut, 2012
  • Magic Wade, 2014
  • Ismael Yaylaci, 2012

DOVE (Diversity of Views and Experiences)

  • Avram Munoz, 2013
  • Oanh Nguyen, 2014
  • Farrah Tek, 2013

Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship

  • Philip Chen, 2012
  • Garnet Kindervater, 2012
  • Matthew Luttig, 2014

Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change

  • Shai Gortler (ICGC/Mellon), 2013
  • Giovanni Mantilla, 2007
  • Ahmad Qais Munhazim, 2012
  • Oanh Nguyen, 2014
  • Quynh Pham, 2010
  • Ismail Yaylaci, 2012

Andrew Dickinson Memorial Fellowship

  • Aaron Beitman, 2014
  • Charmaine Chua, 2014
  • Molla Reda, 2013

Graduate Research Partnership Program (CLA)

  • Aaron Beitman, 2014
  • Charmaine Chua, 2014
  • Christina Farhart, 2013
  • Caleb Goltz, 2013
  • Charles Gregory, 2013
  • Daniel Habchi, 2014
  • Katrina Heimark, 2014
  • Matthew Jacobs, 2013
  • Ore Koren, 2015
  • Matthew Luttig, 2014
  • Ahmad Qais Munhazim, 2015
  • Thomas Pryor, 2015
  • Brianna Smith, 2015
  • Jennifer Spindel, 2015
  • David Temin, 2013
  • Ismail Yaylaci, 2013

2015 COGS/MSA Graduate Student Teaching Award

  • Christina Farhart

External Awards

Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship

Adam Dahl, 2013

DAAD Research Grant

Henry Thomson, 2012

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Amanda Bryan, 2011
Jennifer Halen, 2014
Matthew Motta, 2014
Farrah Tek, 2015

NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant

Matthew Luttig, 2014

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships

Aaron Beitman, 2012
Tracey Blasenheim, 2014
Lucas Franco, 2013
Matthew Jacobs, 2009
Christopher Stone, 2014