Margin of Excellence Fellowship Program



Alltech-Kentucky Margin of Excellence Fellowship The Margin of Excellence is a Kentucky fellowship designed to support graduate students pursuing PhDs to conduct research relevant to driving Kentucky-centric initiatives that can fuel the local economy. Students are supported by Alltech and businesses located in the state.

This fellowship provides support that exceeds many post-graduation salaries. Alltech is committed to revolutionizing how we look at PhD education, and ensuring industries in Kentucky are shaping their destinies with brilliant PhD talent. The Margin of Excellence offers bonuses for publications, funding for visiting other laboratories, and a retention bonus if the fellowship recipients stay in Kentucky for three years after graduation.

Please note the fellowship positions are full at this time. We will notify you on this site when new opportunities become available.