Project proposal for Gilbreth Fellows

Fellowship applicants are free to propose their own research projects. However, potential project ideas proposed by Purdue faculty will also be available to Fellowship applicants for their consideration. This form allows Purdue faculty to submit their proposed projects.


  • The College of Engineering will provide $60K annually towards a Gilbreth Fellow’s annual stipend with prorated benefits.
  • The two co-advisors will contribute a total of $10K in salary annually with prorated benefits and are responsible for providing all research equipment and supplies and expenses for the proposed research.
  • The Schools/Departments of the two Purdue co-advisors will each contribute $2,500 each towards a $5,000 total professional development grant.