following materials are requested from all applicants to the program,
including students currently enrolled in University of Arkansas degree
Graduate School application form;
Graduate School assistantship form (if applying for financial support);
transcripts from all colleges & universities attended;
Record Examination scores (verbal, quantitative, analytical writing);
3 letters of recommendation from individuals familiar with the applicant's
academic or work history, who can give candid assessments of the applicant's
ability to perform at the Ph.D. level;
3-page statement outlining the applicant's plans for an ENDY degree,
relevance of prior academic or work experience, current research interest
or employment that bears on the degree, special skills, fieldwork experience,
familiarity with interdisciplinary work (if any), and future career
example of your technical writing (juried publication, professional
report, chapter of an MA/MS thesis, etc.) demonstrating organizational
skills, ability to conduct meaningful research, familiarity with a body
of research literature, ability to report clearly on an academic topic,
and general writing skills;
other relevant information that would assist the Admissions Committee
in selecting applicants for the program.
deadline for admissions and funding applications for fall admission is
15 February with notification of admission
by 31 March.
To be considered for Teaching Assistantships in Anthropology or Geosciences
all application materials must arrive at the Environmental Dynamics office
by 15 February.
Students with an interest in the Middle East may apply for Middle East
Studies Program support through ENDY. In order to
qualify for MEST support, ENDY applications must be submitted before 15
January in order to conform to the MEST schedule. In order to receive
MEST support through the ENDY program, applicants must be admitted to
ENDY plus be approved in the MEST funding competition.
To receive application information and materials, send your name and mailing
address to our e-mail address or mail your request to the ENDY office.