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Hertz Fellowship information sessions 

Juniors and seniors who are interested in applying for a PhD program in engineering, mathematics or the physical or biological sciences are invited to attend a lunch to learn more about the Hertz Fellowship, a graduate fellowship available at more than 40 U.S. research universities, including Case Western Reserve.

Lee Swanger, a member of the Hertz Foundation Board of Directors and a past Hertz Fellow, will lead information sessions Wednesday, April 20, and Thursday, April 21, from noon to 1 p.m. on the sixth floor of Sears think[box], located in the Richey-Mixon building.

Through the Hertz Fellowship, you can receive:

  • Full tuition equivalent for up to five years,
  • $34,000 per academic year stipend,
  • Additional stipend if coordinated with other major fellowships,
  • $5,000 annual dependent childcare stipend,
  • Programs and networking offered as part of a lifelong Hertz community.

Successful candidates are:

  • Applying to a PhD program or are in the first year of one
  • An American citizen or permanent resident
  • Broadly knowledgeable innovators who see challenges in new ways
  • Eager to make a positive impact in the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics and engineering.

To attend the session, please RSVP to