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Joanna R. Baker Memorial Graduate Fellowship

This fellowship was established in memory of Joanna R. Baker to recognize and continue her vision of interdisciplinary research and the application of information technology to problem solving in the public sector. Funding will be used to recognize and support graduate students who have a commitment to a career that will apply information technology, methods and procedures to problem solving in the public sector. Recipients may be enrolled in an interdisciplinary program, utilizing expertise of information technology in various industries such as health care, psychology, criminal justice, etc. Fellowship includes $3,000 and $750 travel allowance for research presentation at a conference.

This scholarship was made possible by the generous contribution of the Joanna R. Baker Foundation, Dr. Pam Lattimore, Dr. Robert Brame, and other various donors .

Typical Award Amount*: $3,000 plus $750 travel allowance for research presentation at a conference

*Typical Award amount listed represents the amount intended to award, but may vary based on the availability of funds.

Application Deadline Date: March 15, 2019

Scholarship Criteria


To Apply for This Scholarship or For More Information

To apply for this and all UNC Charlotte scholarships go to our NinerScholars Portal. For more detailed information about this scholarship, please contact Julie Green at 704-687-7268, jhgreen@uncc.edu or contact the University Scholarship Office by emailing Scholarships@uncc.edu or calling 704-687-5871.