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National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant
Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants (DDIG) support dissertation research in the following fields; Archaeology; Biological Anthropology; Cultural Anthropology; Decision Risk and Management Science; Documenting Endangered Languages; Economics, Geography; Law and Social Sciences; Linguistics; Mathematical Sciences; Political Science; science and technology studies; and Sociology. Check the program area sites within NSF for details on specific programs.
vary by NSF division
Must be submitted through the university
Eligible to Apply:
Graduate: Doctoral student - require ABD status at start of award
Academic Year (Graduate)
Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
STEM fields and Social Sciences
June 13, 2017