Graduate merit awards, including three graduate teaching assistantships, are granted on a competitive basis each year. To apply for an award of this type, please indicate in the online application that you wish to receive one by selecting the “merit award” option. The deadline to be considered for a merit award is February 1, prior to the first fall semester (August-December) of study.
The Spanish Teaching Assistantship involves teaching three undergraduate Spanish language courses over two semesters. The assistantship includes a full tuition waiver, a stipend and health insurance, and are one-year opportunities, renewable to a maximum of two years based on satisfactory fulfillment of duties. Assistantships are awarded once annually, for each academic year.