Graduate students in Film Studies are encouraged to take advantage of funding opportunities available through Pitt and outside organizations.
Funding for Pitt Students
- Travel Grants for Conferences are available from the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences.
- The A&S GSO offers awards and grants.
- The Graduate and Professional Student Government offers travel grants, supplemental funds, and legal assistance.
Outside Funding Sources
- The Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) offers registration fee waivers and travel grants to encourage grad students and non-tenure-stream faculty to attend their annual conference.
- SCMS also supports grads with an annual Student Writng Award and Dissertation Award.
- The National Endowment for the Humanities offers a number of grants for institutions and individual scholars.
- The Princess Grace Film Awards provide grants for the completion of a student's thesis film.