Northwestern University

Graduate Scholarship and teaching assistantship at Northwestern University

Northwestern University in total awarded Graduate Assistantship for 1932 students.

Assistantship in Teaching was awarded to 1009 Graduate Assistant students.

Assistantship in Research was awarded to 923 Graduate Assistant students.

Graduate assistantships are awarded to students for service to further the University’s academic mission, but not directly related to their dissertation or preparation for it. Teaching assistantships are awarded to students who perform duties ranging from reading and grading assignments, running discussion sections or labs, or teaching sections of courses, all while continuing the University’s academic mission and their own academic requirements and training.