Bill Clements Dissertation Fellowships
honor of Governor Clements' ninetieth
birthday in 2007, two anonymous donors have
generously underwritten this dissertation
fellowship for five years to be awarded to
qualified SMU doctoral students in the
Clements Department of History.
The first year of the fellowship two
awards were given; the remaining years only
one fellowship will be awarded.
fellowship will be awarded to the student
who has the greatest potential to write an
outstanding dissertation with an additional
year of research and writing. If no student
qualifies in a particular year, no
fellowship will be awarded. The last
year a fellowship will be awarded is
Recipients will receive a living allowance
and a travel/research fund so that they can
devote full time to complete their
dissertation and must graduate at the end of
their fellowship year.
doctoral students from the Clements
Department of History who wish
to considered for this fellowship
Associate Director of the Clements
Center for Southwest Studies.
Announcing the Bill Clements Dissertation
George T. Diaz
Jose Gabriel Martinez-Serna