Doctoral Dissertation Completion Grants – The Queer and Trans Research Lab

Two-three dissertation completion grants for $5,000 each will be awarded annually to advanced graduate students whose work makes significant and original contributions to queer and trans studies in any discipline, and who are in the final year of their program. The awards are designed to assist full-time doctoral students to complete their thesis writing and defence. Successful applicants must be full-time doctoral students at the time of the award and will be asked to present their work to the QTRL.

To apply, submit your materials to

Please provide us with the following:

1) Project Description
2)  CV
3) Letter of support from your supervisor
4) Contact details of 2 additional references (name/title/email/relationship to applicant)

Applications are currently open (Deadline: March 1, 2024).