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L&S Procedures on Fellowships & Traineeships
This document contains information to help department staff prepare appointment letters for graduate assistants receiving a fellowship or traineeship.
Fellowships and traineeships are monetary awards that students use to pursue graduate studies. In general, fellowships and traineeships require no work obligations on the part of the recipient.
An appointment letter and Non-Service job aid must be sent to your STS/SA HR Business Partner before the hire will be processed. The HR Business Partner will review the letter to ensure required details are included, but stipulations of the fellowship and traineeship are the department’s responsibility to list accurately (amount, duration…).
- Internal Fellowships (those funded by Graduate School):
- Please go to the Graduate School website to get more information and guidance, but use these L&S amended template letters:
- For all other Fellowships, please use this Letter template, revised 7/8/22