Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowships

The Graduate School awards a limited number of one-year Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowships (IDFs) each year to outstanding graduate students who would benefit from interaction with faculty at one of the University's interdisciplinary research centers or institutes. To learn more about the IDF visit the Graduate School's IDF website and watch a recording of an IDF Info Session held by the Institute for Advanced Study.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS for the 2022-2023 year will open august 2022

Please email any questions for the MPC at mpctrain@umn.edu

Please email any questions for the graduate school at gsidf@umn.edu

Congratulations to Solvejg Wastvedt for being awarded a 2021-2022 Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship with the Minnesota Population Center!

Previous MPC Interdisciplinary Fellows