Center for Equine Health (CEH) Fellowship

Center for Equine Health (CEH) Fellowship

Graduate Stipend:  $28,000 one-year fellowship (dependent on graduate group stipend)


This fellowship is directed towards fulltime graduate students in a UC Davis PhD program. Although the Graduate Group in which the student is enrolled is not specified, the student’s research project must be directed at identifying, understanding, and mitigating disease in the horse.


Any fulltime PhD graduate student is eligible to apply. This includes graduate students that have completed the DVM or are currently enrolled in the DVM/PhD dual degree program. The applicant’s dissertation research must have an equine focus.

Application Process:

Qualified applicants will submit during the annual call for GSSP and YEAR proposals announced by the Office of Research and Graduate Education. Students can choose to target their application for consideration in the Center for Equine Health Fellowship by stating so on their application.

Fellowship Requirements:

If selected, the Center for Equine Health Fellow will be required to remain in good standing in their graduate group for the duration of stipend support. A final report with updated results on the progress of the research fellow’s training and scientific findings is required in the last month of the Fellowship.