Illinois Research

Illinois Research Opportunities

Purpose: Students have the opportunity to apply for research projects and fellowships based in Illinois.

Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois Fellowship

  • Apply if: you are an Illinois resident and U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident who is Black/African American, Hispanic American, Asian American, American Indian or Alaskan Native
    • For applicants with financial need who have been unconditionally admitted to a doctorate or master’s degree program in an Illinois participating institution
    • Applicants must plan on pursuing a career in teaching or administration at an Illinois post-secondary institution or Illinois higher education governing board
  • Dominican Representative: Marie von Ebers
  • Deadline  In 2015, the deadline was on 2/17/2015

Illinois Government Fellowships and Internships

  • Apply if: you are currently enrolled in a university (internship) or if you are a graduate of a university (fellowship)
    • For applicants who have strong reading, writing, and communication skills
    • Applicants must have the ability to maintain a professional attitude in a high-stress environment
  • Deadline: Ranges
    • In 2016, the Fellowship deadline is on 2/28/2016
    • Internships TBD