Summer 2022 Fieldwork & SKJ Fellowship competitions open; information session on December 16, 2021

The competitions for the 2022 IRIS Graduate Student Summer Fieldwork Award and IRIS NRC Scott Kloeck-Jenson Fellowship are now open!

These awards are for graduate students @ UW-Madison (in any department) planning on conducting research outside the United States during the summer 2022 field season. The deadline to submit applications for both awards is Monday, February 21, 2022 by 10am. Eligible applicants can apply for both awards.

More complete details are on each award’s respective web pages: IRIS Graduate Student Summer Fieldwork Award and Scott Kloeck-Jenson Fellowship

The IRIS Awards Office will be hosting an information session for interested UW-Madison graduate students on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 1pm. The session will be held via Zoom; link to the session on the 16th @ (until the 16th that link will bring you here). Questions? Email Mark Lilleleht,

If you missed the information session, you can email questions to Mark or set up an appointment by sending a couple days & times that work best for you and your preferred means of connecting – whether in-person (328 Ingraham Hall) or remote (via Zoom or Teams) – to and we’ll get something scheduled straight away.