Funding Opportunities for Students

The Center for Intersectional Gender Studies offers fellowships, scholarships, and co-sponsorships for students to pursue interdisciplinary, intersectional gender research and teaching. We also support campus events, including visiting speakers, performances, lectures, and symposia, that align with our mission.

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Intersections Graduate Fellowship

The Center aims to support a graduate student with teaching, research or community engagement interests in the field of intersectional gender studies. Funding up to $1,500 will be awarded to support a graduate fellow who will partner with the Center leadership on inclusive programming and outreach.

  Learn More about the Intersections Graduate Fellowship



Intersections Student Scholarships

The Center has several scholarships to support students who are working toward their undergraduate and graduate degree and whose educational and professional goals align with the Center’s mission.  

  Apply for Student Scholarships


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Intersections Student Travel Grants

To encourage intersectional & interdisciplinary research by students, we provide travel grants to undergraduate and graduate students who present at academic or professional conferences in the field of intersectional gender studies.

Learn more about the Intersections Student Travel Grant

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Intersections Event Co-Sponsorship Grants

To support the Center’s goal of increasing the visibility and impact of intersectional gender scholarship and creative activities, we seek proposals for co-sponsorship of campus-wide events and initiatives. The Center seeks to support a wide variety of events but is especially interested in programming that is intellectually enriching to undergraduate and graduate students and faculty across USU’s campuses. 

  Learn more about the Intersections Event Co-sponsorship Grant