Named Fellows

Named Graduate Fellowships

 

Nomination Process Guidelines
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Each year, Ohio University Graduate College funds five Named Fellowships -

The John Cady Graduate Fellowship
The Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship

The Claude Kantner Graduate Fellowship 
The Anthony Trisolini Graduate Fellowship
Graduate College Fellowship


The fellowships are awarded through a competitive nomination basis. Each award provides a fellowship of $15,000, plus a full tuition scholarship for fall and spring semesters.

2016-17 Named Graduate Fellowship Recipients

The John Cady Graduate Fellowship: Benham, Renee Named Fellow headshot M. Renee Benham
Ph.D., English Victorian Literature
Project Title: Beyond Nightingale: The Transformation of Nursing in Nineteenth-Century British Literature
The Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship: Prasai, Kiran Named Fellow headshot Kiran Prasai
Ph.D., Physics and Astronomy
Project Title: Gap engineering and simulation of advanced materials
The Claude Kantner Graduate Fellowship: Smith, Mitchell Named Fellow headshot Mitchell D. Smith
Ph.D., History
Project Title: The Politics of Assent: Popular Support for America’s Vietnam War, 1965-1973
The Anthony Trisolini Graduate Fellowship: Bykowski, Rachel Named Fellow headshot Rachel Bykowski
M.F.A., Playwriting
Project Title: Voodoo Doll
Graduate College Fellowship: Tomeo, Nicholas Named Fellow headshot Nicholas Tomeo
Ph.D., Environmental and Plant Biology
Project Title: Extent and Drivers of Genotypic Variation in Mesophyll Conductance

2015-16 Named Graduate Fellowship Recipients

The John Cady Graduate Fellowship: Maggie Messitt
PhD, Creative Writing-Nonfiction
The Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship: Ashley Howell
PhD, Clinical Psychology
The Claude Kantner Graduate Fellowship: Justin Rudnick
PhD, Communication Studies
The Anthony Trisolini Graduate Fellowship: Tyler JC Whidden
MFA, Playwriting
Graduate College Fellowship: Melissa Riggs
MA, Photojournalism