In addition to The Graduate School’s standard Ph.D. funding package (PDF), Sloan Scholars will receive $40,000 in supplemental funding. This sum, to be disbursed over the first five years of study, is intended to be used in support of the Scholars’ academic progress and enrichment, such as research travel and professional development.
UCEM Hosts UNCF/Mellon Programs Director
Cynthia Spence spoke to Duke faculty in November 2018 about strategies for recruiting prospective graduate students from HBCUs.
Mentoring Matinée Explores STEM Ph.D. Advising
The Duke UCEM cosponsored an interactive-theater workshop in September 2018 that tackled common issues in the STEM Ph.D. mentor-mentee relationship.