Awards & Prizes

University of Minnesota Awards

Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

  • Philip Chen, 2014
  • 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
  • Bridget Marchesi, 2017
  • Matthew Motta, 2017
  • Zein Murib, 2014
  • Aaron Rosenthal, 2017
  • Elizabeth Sharrow, 2012
  • Geoffrey Sheagley, 2012
  • Laura Thaut, 2012
  • Magic Wade, 2014
  • Ismael Yaylaci, 2012

DOVE (Diversity of Views and Experiences)

  • Nicaruis Heredia, 2017
  • Avram Munoz, 2013
  • Oanh Nguyen, 2014
  • Farrah Tek, 2013

Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship

  • Philip Chen, 2012
  • Garnet Kindervater, 2012
  • Matthew Luttig, 2014
  • Brianna Smith, 2017

Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change

  • Shai Gortler (ICGC/Mellon), 2013
  • Xuan Hung Le, 2017
  • 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

Predoctoral Research Fellowship at the Institute for Security and Conflict Studies

  • Jennifer Spindel, 2017

DAAD Research Grant

  • Henry Thomson, 2012

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

  • Jennifer Halen, 2014
  • Matthew Motta, 2014
  • Patrick Snyder, 2017
  • 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
  • Christopher Stone, 2014