The Graduate School
G-1 Communications Building
Seattle, Washington 98195-3770
Graduate School Fund for Excellence and Innovation
The Graduate School’s Fund for Excellence and Innovation (GSFEI) provides funding assistance to campus units in support of graduate students,
graduate faculty, academic and research programs, scholarly activities, and special initiatives that support and enhance graduate and undergraduate
studies at the University of Washington. In addition to GSFEI funding, there are other sources that provide support for graduate students.
All requests for funding are placed through the GSFEI link in MyGrad Program.
Primary Areas of Support through GSFEI
Top Scholar Awards for Recruitment of Outstanding Graduate Students
Graduate Student Travel Awards
Other Areas of Support
General Tuition Waiver Requests There are limited waivers available for those students
who receive significant funding through a nationally recognized fellowship. For more information, please go to http://www.grad.washington.edu/waiver.shtml
International Student Tuition Waivers
There are a limited number of waivers available for international students who are in formal exchange programs or part of recognized international
education programs (e.g., Fulbright). For more information, please go to http://www.grad.washington.edu/intlwaiver.shtml.
Access to MyGrad Program
If you do not currently have access to MyGrad Program, fill out the authorization form found here and follow the instructions printed on the form.