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Scholarships + Assistantships + Grants

Scholarships

Beginning with the 2022 admissions cycle, all MFA students in the MFA in Documentary Media program will receive full scholarships for both years, including full tuition remission and a generous living stipend.

Graduate, Research, and Teaching Assistantships

During the course of the two-year program, MFA students can expect to serve as teaching assistants for undergraduate courses and/or serve as research or graduate assistants.

Grants

All MFA Documentary graduate students receive a $5000 grant at the beginning of their second year to help them produce their thesis project

Other Financial Opportunities

For additional information about grants or fellowships through The Graduate School, see www.tgs.northwestern.edu/funding/fellowships-and-grants