Funding for Graduate Students

Establish your work. Inspire others. Shape the future of ideas.

Spend less time worrying about finances and more time focusing on your research and career.

Your work has profound implications for the direction of our society. As a future professor, you can look to IHS for academic funding and resources through every stage of your career.


Funding for Graduate Students

This level of funding is open to graduate students aspiring to become faculty members. Qualifying applicants will not have accepted a faculty position.

Graduate Students Collaborating

Hayek Fund

Advance your research within your discipline. Receive a grant to cover PhD application fees, research assistants, travel costs, conference fees, and other career-related expenses.


Humane Studies Fellowship

Stand out in a competitive market. PhD students can receive up to $15,000 in support and gain access to IHS’s vast academic network and comprehensive suite of career advancing programming.

Humane Studies Fellowship

Summer Graduate Research Fellowships

The Summer Graduate Research Fellowship is an invite-only program for graduate student alumni of other IHS programs such as the Humane Studies Fellowship and Summer Seminars.

Summer Graduate Research Fellowship, SuRF

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