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Competitive program will support 16 graduate students per year.

The University of Illinois is reaffirming the significance of the arts and humanities by launching a new graduate fellowship program intended to attract the best and brightest students in these fields.

The College of LAS is collaborating with the College of Fine and Applied Arts, the Graduate College, and the Office of the Provost to offer the Distinguished Graduate Fellowships in the Humanities and Arts to 16 graduate students in the humanities and arts-based humanities per year. The three-year competitive fellowships will provide scholars with a $25,000 annual stipend along with a waiver of tuition and mandatory fees.

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