Dissertation Accelerator - University of Houston
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The Dissertation Accelerator is a free program open to doctoral students in the writing stages of their dissertation. This program will provide graduate students with an opportunity to make serious progress on a dissertation. Students show up, ready to write; the Graduate School and partnerships across campus will provide online workshops and a highly productive online work environment. Virtual seats are limited and require your full attendance each day. A $100 scholarship credited directly to the student's account will be issued for those who participate each day from 9am-4pm. Registration is limited to 50 participants.

Date: Monday - Thursday
May 11th - 14th
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm each day
Location: ONLINE


  • Identifying & incorporating sources, produce more writing, revising existing text, constructing citations & works cited/references, managing time & workload, planning (brainstorming & outlining) proofreading, editing.
  • "Seats" are limited and require your full attendance each day.
  • The program was developed through a collaboration of the UH Graduate School, UH Library, and UH Writing Center.
  • Students are expected to attend the dissertation accelerator in its entirety.


Students must apply for the event by Thursday, April 30th.


For more information on the Dissertation Accelerator, please contact UH Graduate school