Apply for an Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship

Applications due Oct 24!

Are you thinking about applying for an IDF Fellowship? CPS can help. We can help you to determine if CPS is a good host site for you and identify prospective mentors. If CPS is not a good fit for your project, we can help you to brainstorm other options. Email CPS Associate Director Lydia Garver ( with inquiries and consider joining one or both of our workshop sessions.

Important Dates

CPS IDF Information Session

Tuesday, October 4, 10:00 to 11:00 AM on Zoom 

Designed for students interested in applying to CPS for an IDF, and students in the CPS community interested in applying for an IDF in another center. Hosted by CPS Interim Director Amit Yahav.

Register for the CPS IDF Information Session

CPS IDF Application Workshop

Tuesday, October 11, 10:00 to 11:00 AM on Zoom

An opportunity to ask questions and get feedback on your application materials from faculty and staff experienced with the IDF program. We will focus on workshopping drafts of your project proposals. Hosted by CPS Interim Director Amit Yahav.

Register to the CPS IDF Application Workshop

Due Dates

Application materials are due to the Center for Premodern Studies: Monday, October 24.

Please note that other centers may have different application due dates.

IDF Applications are due to the Graduate School: November 11, 2022, at 12 pm CST

Complete applications are submitted to the Graduate School by the applicant’s home department, not the proposed IDF Center. Make sure that your DGS is aware that you are applying for this program. Additional Information for prospective IDF applications is available in the linked Google document CPS IDF Additional Information 2022.

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