The Center for the Study of Representation will award up to five Synar Graduate Research Fellowships of up to $3,000 each. The Mike Synar Graduate Research Fellowship is awarded to distinguished UC Berkeley graduate students who are writing their dissertations on an aspect of American politics, including comparative research across nations with the United States as a major case.

To be eligible, graduate students must have advanced to candidacy.

This grant is generously supported by Bill and Patrice Brandt.

The deadline is January 29, 2016, 3 pm. Apply online. For questions, please contact Professor Terri Bimes at

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