The Graduate Fellowship is a 12-month appointment, which may be renewed upon satisfactory completion for an additional year. The compensation package for the position includes up to $15,000 for a full 12 month employment period, an academic year meal plan, and a single bedroom in a shared premium university apartment (shared with one other graduate fellow).
The various offices are also committed to the professional development of the Graduate Fellows, and offer extensive professional development opportunities within the university. Professional development funding for opportunities outside of UMass Lowell will be reviewed by departmental senior staff and will be available depending on the needs of the department and the availability of resources.
Applications must be received by February 1 each year. Applications received after February 1 will be reviewed on a rolling basis until all positions are filled.