Funding Opportunities 

The Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering and the Faculty typically offer graduate student funding in the form of graduate assistant positions (i.e., research or teaching).

Other Current Funding Opportunities

  • Currently, the Department has an open call for graduate students to apply for the LSU Fellowships Program in Nuclear Science and Engineering. Click here for more information.

  • Industrial Engineering Professor Hyun Jeon has an open call for undergraduate and graduate students to apply for the U.S. Department of Energy's Industrial Assessment Center (IAC) Program. Click here for more information.

  • 02/22/2018 - Dr. Genevieve Palardy, Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering, is seeking an outstanding graduate student at the PhD level for an Economic Development Assistantship (duration of 4 years) in the field of composite materials. Click here for more information.

  • 05/17/2018 - Dr. Warren Liao, Professor of Industrial Engineering, is seeking a qualified graduate student to assist with a project that will begin summer 2018 and end June 30, 2019. Click here for qualification requirements, information about the research project and details on how to apply.