Dissertation Completion Award

The Military Suicide Research Consortium is pleased to announce its seventh year of providing dissertation awards to doctoral students whose dissertation director is a current member of the MSRC. The awards of $2,000/each are intended to provide necessary support for completion of a doctoral dissertation on a topic of relevance to the MSRC.

Interested students are to submit their application and supporting materials through the MSRC website.

Students are to submit the following materials: a brief (3-5 double-spaced pages) description of their dissertation project which explains how the study is relevant to the mission of the MSRC; a brief written description of how funds will be used and an expected timeline for completion; and a letter of support from their dissertation director. Funded students will be required to submit a final report at the end of their funding year describing the status of their study and a statement of how the funds were expended. Templates are available on the website.

Applications are due by 11:59 PM EST on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Funding decisions will be made by Monday, August 20th and contracting will begin in September.