Several different types of support are available to graduate students at KBS:
Research Assistantships - Available through individual faculty for research assoicated with specific externally funded grants. Assistantships are usually half-time (20 h per week) and include tuition waivers. Stipends vary somewhat by department.
Plant Science Fellowships - A 1-2 year PhD fellowship to work with faculty in the general area of plant sciences, including plant/phytoplankton community ecology, evolution, and ecosystem ecology / biogeochemistry.