This prize provides a $5,000 stipend to be utilized for dissertation writing, including to support further travel for dissertation-related research and to help release any financial barrier a student may have to completing his/her/their dissertation.


University of Chicago Ph.D. candidates completing dissertations on topics related to Chinese studies. Students should be advanced graduate students in Chinese studies who have finished coursework and passed comprehensive exams, but have yet to complete and defend the doctoral dissertation. ABD students must demonstrate substantive progress in completion of dissertation chapters. A student is eligible for this prize only once during his/her/their graduate school career.


April 5, 2024 by 3:00 PM

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