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Graduate Scholarships and Awards

ScholarshipsThe following awards are available to graduate students.


The Joseph F. Mulligan Award in Physics

Overview: An award of $500 made annually to a physics student (graduate or undergraduate), post-doc, or faculty member who prepares and delivers a year-end presentation (“The Mulligan Memorial Lecture”) covering some topic related to the history of physics.

Eligibility: UMBC Undergraduate Physics Major or Physics Graduate Student
UMBC Physics Post-doc or Faculty member

Deadline: May 10

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Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award

Overview: Graduate teaching assistants make a major contribution to undergraduate education. Each semester, the department of Physics at UMBC acknowledges and recognizes the best graduate teaching assistant for his/her work as instructor in the classroom and laboratory

Eligibility: UMBC Graduate Student

Call for Nominations will be made 2 or 3 weeks before the end of each semester

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