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PUBLIC LAW 103-208—DEC. 20, 1993 107 STAT. 2483 1 year of support for dissertation work, provided that the student has attained satisfactory progress prior to the dissertation stage, except that the Secretary may provide by regulation for the granting of such fellowships for an additional period of study not to exceed one 12-month period, under special circumstances which the Secretary determines would most effectively serve the purposes of this part. The Secretary shall make a determination to provide such 12-month extension of an award to an individual fellowship recipient for study or research upon review of an application for such extension by the recipient. The institution shall provide 2 years of support for each student following the years of Federal predissertation support under this part. Any student receiving an award for graduate study leading to a doctoral degree shall receive at least 1 year of supervised training in instruction during such student's doctoral program."; (31) in section 923(b), by adding at the end the following 20 USC li34f. new paragraph: " (3) CONTINUATION OF AWARDS UNDER PRIOR LAW.— Notwithstanding any other provision of law, in the case of an individual who was awarded a multiyear fellowship under this ) part before the date of enactment of the Higher Education Amendments of 1992, awards to such individual for the remainder of such fellowship may, at the discretion of the institution of higher education attended by such individual, be subject to the requirements of this subsection as in effect prior to such date of enactment. The institution shall be required to exercise such discretion at the time that its application to the Secretary for a grant under this part, and the amount of any such grant, are being considered by the Secretary."; (32) in section 924, by adding at the end thereof the follow- 20 USC li34g. ing new sentence: "Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary may use funds appropriated pursuant to this section for fiscal year 1994 to make continuation awards under section 923(b)(3) to individuals who would have been eligible for such awards in fiscal year 1993 if such section had been in effect."; (33) in section 931(a), by inserting after the first sentence 20 USC li34h. the following new sentence: *These fellowships shall be awarded to students intending to pursue a doctoral degree, except that fellowships may be granted to students pursuing a master's degree in those fields in which the master's degree is commonly accepted as the appropriate degree for a tenured-track faculty position in a baccsdaureate degree-granting institution."; (34) in the third sentence of section 932(a)(1), by striking 20 USC ll34i. "doctoral" and inserting "graduate"; (35) in section 932(c), by striking "doctoral" and inserting "graduate"; (36) in section 933(b), by amending paragraph (1) to read 20 USC ll34j. as follows: " (1) IN GENERAL. — (A) The Secretary shall (in addition to stipends paid to individuals under this part) pay to the institution of higher education, for each individual awarded a fellowship under this part at such institution, an institutional allowance. Except as provided in subparagraph (B), such allowance shall be— 69-194O-94-18:QL.3Part3