IDEAS is not accepting new applications for the 2021-22 academic year
Students may apply to the IDEAS program…
…when applying to the Odum School of Ecology at the University of Georgia – Direct Track
…as first- or second-year students already enrolled in a relevant PhD program at UGA – Internal Track
Successful applicants who accepted the admission offers are granted five years of support, which may include one year of a National Science Foundation (NSF) Fellowship ($34,000 per year) for the 2020-21 AY. These students will receive a PhD from the Odum School of Ecology.
The application deadline for the IDEAS Direct Track for matriculation in Fall 2020 was December 1, 2019.
Students already enrolled in any relevant PhD program at UGA may apply for admission to the IDEAS program in Spring of their first or second year. Successful applicants for the 2020-21 AY are granted one year of support on a National Science Foundation (NSF) Fellowship ($34,000 per year). These students will receive a PhD from the program through which they matriculated.
The application deadline for the IDEAS Internal Track for matriculation in Fall 2020 was April 15, 2020.