SIE PhD Scholarship Initiative
The UA Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering offers a comprehensive, merit-based, four-year scholarship to selected PhD students. The SIE PhD Scholarship Initiative recruits the most distinguished domestic and international doctoral students and offers a competitive financial package, dedicated mentoring and professional development opportunities through engagement in world-class research, teaching and outreach.
Up to three awards are made for each incoming cohort, depending on the availability of funds and the quality of applicants.
- Recipients are fully supported and trained to serve as the next generation of leaders in academia, industry and public service.
- The scholarship covers 100% of graduation tuition as well as premium costs for student health insurance offered by the UA.
- Each recipient is offered a full-time graduate assistantship that includes stipend, travel support for professional conferences and access to mentored research rotations.
- All applicants to the SIE PhD program are considered for this scholarship. Selected applicants are notified by early March each year.