Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: April 18 – May 1, 2021

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Ohio Pharmacists Association Executive Fellowship in Leadership and Association Management is a postgraduate training program

You’ve got 8 weeks to apply! In this list of upcoming fellowship deadlines, there are opportunities for graduate students, Ph.D. scholars, and early- to mid-career professionals. There are a number of international fellowships and a variety of disciplines represented, including advocacy, teaching, STEM, journalism, poetry, and international studies. Apply now!

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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: April 18 – May 1, 2021


  • Challenge Detroit Fellowship: Challenge Detroit brings together individuals of various intellects and backgrounds from across the country to make a positive contribution in Detroit by working with area companies, non-profits, and cultural institutions. Fellows receive work placements at industry-leading host companies and nonprofits, a $38,000 annual salary (+ benefits typical of the host company), and participate in strategic, intellectually-based, partner projects with area non-profits and a leadership development program. Fellowship applications open for an extended period of time. / Due April 18, 2021


  • McKnight Visiting Composers Residency Program: The American Composers Forum will select up to two composers to design and produce their own residencies in Minnesota. Applicants from the full range of musical styles and a diverse pool of artists whose work demonstrates strong artistic merit are encouraged to apply. Visiting composers should expect to spend approximately 40 days in Minnesota, working on projects with a Minnesota community—or communities—of their choosing. The award is for $10,000 and projects are expected to be completed within 18 months of receiving the award. / Due April 19, 2021


  • Student Research Grant in Early Childhood Language Development: The American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (ASHFoundation) invites master’s and doctoral students to compete for the Student Research Grant in Early Childhood Language Development. This grant is intended to focus on children at the preschool or early school developmental level. Students must be master’s or doctoral (research or clinical) degree students enrolled in, or accepted for, graduate study in speech-language pathology or speech-language science at an academic program in the United States. The grant is for $2,000. / Due April 19, 2021


  • Student Research Grant in Audiology: The American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (ASHFoundation) invites doctoral students to compete for the Student Research Grant in Audiology. The foundation gives early support to promising students, researchers, and clinicians exploring bold ideas to transform the field and improve people’s lives. Students must be doctoral (research or clinical) degree students enrolled in, or accepted for, a study in audiology or hearing science at an academic program in the United States. Proposals must be for research to be initiated in the area of clinical and/or rehabilitative audiology. The grant is for $2,000. / Due April 19, 2021


  • Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering: Each year, the Foundation invites the presidents of 50 universities to nominate two early-career professors each from their institutions, and from those nominated, 16 Fellows receive individual grants of $875,000, distributed over five years. Packard Fellows must be faculty members who are eligible to serve as principal investigators engaged in research in the natural and physical sciences or engineering and must be within the first three years of their faculty careers. Requests for nominations will be sent to the university presidents in January; nominations are due to the Foundation in March. / Due April 20, 2021


  • Echoing Green Fellowship: This is a full-time, 1.5-year Fellowship for people working on a plan to make the world better in a big way through their own organizations. Social innovators, visionary leaders, and change-makers who identify as Black, Indigenous, and people of color who are committed to upending structural oppression and creating change in their communities so that all people can thrive are strongly encouraged to apply. Fellows can be based anywhere in the world and must be the primary decision-maker and able to commit full-time to your organization. Organizations can be structured as a nonprofit, for-profit, or hybrid. A stipend over 18 months (80,000 USD) is provided. / Due April 20, 2021


  • Healthline & Feeding America Stronger Scholarship: The Healthline & Feeding America Stronger Scholarship is dedicated to the advancement of food security and access to nutrition, either through research, raising awareness, community building, or increasing access. The program will award four students (two undergraduate, two graduate) with a $5,000 scholarship each. Applicants must be a U.S. resident with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and demonstrated involvement in the advancement of nutrition and/or food security and access to nutrition, either through research, raising awareness, or community building. Nutrition can include but is not limited to food security, access to nutrition, food justice, and equity, agriculture, and eating disorders. / Due April 20, 2021


  • OPA Executive Fellowship in Leadership and Association Management: The Ohio Pharmacists Association Executive Fellowship in Leadership and Association Management is a postgraduate training program created to support the development of individuals interested in association management through training and experience in leadership, advocacy, professional affairs and problem-solving, and to prepare individuals for leadership positions in a variety of settings in the profession of pharmacy and healthcare in general. The fellow will attend state and national pharmacy meetings and be given the flexibility to tailor the experience to his or her interest to ensure passion behind the work that is accomplished. / Due April 20, 2021


  • NWF EcoCampus Graduate Student Research Fellowship: National Wildlife Federation EcoLeader Graduate Student Fellows help to educate and engage the EcoLeaders community through dedicated research projects. Fellowship grants are awarded to graduate students working with National Wildlife Federation staff on research that helps to expand the content and development of the EcoLeaders program to help college students and recent graduates to use project-based learning to develop their environmental leadership and sustainable career goals. Fellows receive a $3,000 stipend, professional development assistance and networking, and the possibility of academic credit for successful completion of the project. / Due April 21, 2021


  • Venture Fellow Program: The Venture Fellow Program provides alumni of our universities exposure to venture capital. It is an educational opportunity that makes a meaningful impact on career acceleration and trajectory. Fellows will experience the entire lifecycle of a venture fund: raising capital, investor relations, deal sourcing, diligence, and making investments. No prior experience in venture capital is required. Fellows receive professional training, ongoing and regularly scheduled mentorship, and a completely unique, hands-on venture capital experience. The fellowship is for 1 year and can be done remotely. / Due April 21, 2021


  • The Camelback Fellowship: Camelback Ventures is offering a six-month fellowship focusing on coaching, capital, connections, community, and curriculum specifically for people of color and women or underrepresented entrepreneurs. At this time, the fellowship is focused on tackling these three impact areas first: 1) Education, 2) Conscious Tech, and 3) Local Economies. Multiple summits are held for the fellows to strengthen their professional connections and further their endeavors through refining personal management style. Fellows are offered up to $40,000 in seed funding to create change in their communities. / Due April 23, 2021


  • AAF Prize for Fine Arts: Each year, the AAF/Seebacher Prize for Fine Arts offers U.S.-based fine arts graduate students, or those who have completed their graduate studies within the past 2 years, the opportunity to study at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts Salzburg in Austria. Up to 5, Fine Arts Fellows are selected annually by a jury of artists and arts professionals. Fellows are invited to attend a specific course at the Summer Academy and participate in daily classes for 2-5 weeks. The fellowship covers tuition to one Summer Academy course, $1,000 for travel expenses, accommodation, and a small stipend. / Due April 23, 2021


  • Bryce Harlow Fellowship: The Bryce Harlow Fellowship supports highly motivated students in pursuit of a career in professional advocacy through government relations and lobbying. Fellowships are awarded to individuals who undertake graduate-level studies on a part-time basis and work full-time. Graduate programs may include but are not limited to, public policy, law, and business. The $8,000 award will help defray tuition costs and will be paid directly to the university. Students will also receive mentoring from the foundation’s board members and career development support throughout the fellowship, which can be renewed each year of the graduate degree. / Due April 25, 2021


  • William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students: The Aspen Institute Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation (PSI) in Washington, DC offers the William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship to one student three times annually. Candidates for this fellowship are a highly motivated graduate or undergraduate students from underrepresented communities of color. The fellow must be able to work as an intern for 12-15 weeks in the Washington, DC office of the Aspen Institute during the academic semester in which the fellowship is awarded. Fellows will be compensated on an hourly basis in the fall, spring and summer. / Due April 26, 2021


  • TNTP Teaching Fellows: TNTP Teaching Fellows is a rigorous alternative certification program that recruits and trains talented career changers and recent college graduates to be outstanding teachers in high-need schools across the country. You choose where you want to teach, with programs in Baltimore, Indianapolis, New Orleans, and Nevada. After successfully completing summer training and securing a teaching position at a local school, you will begin teaching full-time, earning a full teacher’s salary. Throughout the year, you will receive personalized coaching. / Due April 27, 2021


  • NEH Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan: The Fellowship Program for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan is a joint activity of the Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission (JUSFC) and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Awards support research on modern Japanese society and political economy, Japan’s international relations, and U.S.-Japan relations. Fellowships support continuous full-time work for a period of 6-12 months. Successful applicants receive a stipend of $4,200 per month. The maximum stipend is $50,400 for a twelve-month period. / Due April 28, 2021


  • Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program: The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program (RSMFP) provides support to developing country nationals who are Ph.D. candidates from developing countries and working in academic and research institutions in a developing country who seek 6-10 months of funding to conduct Ph.D. research in a World Bank member country other than their home country or country of residence. Research grants cover residence costs up to $25,000 USD for a 5 to 10 month period in a renowned university or research center. Fellows are expected to advance their research work mainly by using the facilities and resources provided by the host institution and by interacting with peers. Candidates must be under 35 years of age. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Impact WRKSHP: Design Fellowship: Impact Workshop is a unique 12-week summer fellowship for women in design. The fellowship connects interdisciplinary design students with a local K-12 school and provides them with the tools, training, and mentorship to bring a design project to life within that school. Applicants must be female students or recent graduates of design programs in interior design, architecture, exhibition design, product design, furniture design, or graphic design. Applicants must be available to meet in Jersey City, New Jersey for 3 hours 2-3 days a week for the full fellowship cycle. In addition to covering all project-related material + fabrication expenses, Impact Wrkshp awards each fellowship recipient with a monetary stipend. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship: This 12-week professional development fellowship engages fellows in the analytical process that informs US science and technology policy. Fellows develop the basic skills necessary to participate in science policy at the federal, state, or local levels. Graduate and professional school students and those who have completed a graduate degree within the last 5 years may apply. Areas of study may include any social/behavioral science, medical/health discipline, physical or biological science, any field of engineering, law, business, public administration, or any relevant interdisciplinary field. Fellows receive a stipend of $8,500. / Due April 30, 2021


  • New York State Senate Graduate Fellowships: The fellowships provide a one-year placement for recent graduates in the office of an elected member in Albany, NY. While duties vary depending on the needs of the member, Fellows generally perform in-depth policy research, take part in meetings. In most cases, Fellows must be full-time matriculated graduate students in an accredited university during the immediate previous spring and fall semesters. Fellowships are not financial aid for academic work, on-campus or classroom study. Applications from a wide range of interests and disciplines are welcome and encouraged. Provides a stipend of $33,000. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Urban Studies International Fellowships: The purpose of the Urban Studies International Fellowship is to expand theoretical and empirical understanding of the major social, economic, political, and other problems associated with the rapid processes of urban growth in the Global South. The fellowship covers the costs of a sabbatical period (3 – 6 months) at a university of the candidate’s choice in the Global North or South for the purpose of writing up the candidate’s existing research findings in the form of publishable articles or a book in collaboration with their host university. The scholar must hold a Ph.D. and be a national from a country in the Global South. / Due April 30, 2021


  • University of Toronto Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology: The University of Toronto offers fully funded programs of study for students to earn a Ph.D. in Pharmacology. The objective of the Ph.D. degree in Pharmacology is to have students possess a comprehensive understanding of the general field of pharmacology, in addition to specific expertise in their particular area of interest. They build on their knowledge of pharmacology so that they are able to think critically about specific areas in pharmacology. Funding is guaranteed for the duration of the program as long as the student remains in “good standing” and the package includes payment of tuition and fees plus a $20,000 living stipend. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Dismas Family Farm Fellowship: Dismas House of Massachusetts, Inc., seeks a fellow for the Dismas Family Farm, a 12-bed, vocational farm for recently released prisoners. The fellowship is a unique, fully-funded, one-year, post-baccalaureate, service opportunity. The Fellow lives in solidarity with the residents of the Dismas Family Farm and helps coordinate daily activities at the farm. Fellows have a commitment to issues of social justice, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and are comfortable working with individuals from diverse socioeconomic backgrounds. All applicants must be recent graduates from a 4-year college or university. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Hodges Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships: The Hodges Foundation for Philosophical Orientation supports innovative dissertations in the wider field of philosophical scholarship, but also outstanding projects in any academic field if they produce philosophically significant insights regarding the research of orientation. Fellowships of $30,000 will be awarded for 12 months of full-time dissertation writing. Candidates must be in the writing stage of their dissertation by the time the fellowship begins. Fellows may be based at an academic institution anywhere in the world, but dissertations must be written in English and connect with the philosophy of orientation. / Due April 30, 2021


  • EnCorps STEM Teaching Fellowship: Transition your previous science, tech, engineering, or math industry experience into a teaching career. EnCorps provides a career pathway that supports and guides you to transition to teaching, first by guest teaching in a low-income school for 2-5 hours per week. EnCorps provides 1:1 coaching, a cohort of peers, online and in-person training, teacher licensing options, and a network of partner schools. Applicants must have 1+ years of work or research experience as a STEM industry professional and currently live in an area we serve: Greater San Francisco Bay Area, Greater Los Angeles Area, San Diego, and Denver, CO. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Kirchner Food Fellowship: The Kirchner Food Fellowship is an opportunity for student leaders to be engaged in investment decisions on agriculture-oriented businesses with ground-breaking solutions for global food security. Fellows receive mentoring from networks of investors and engage in a series of face-to-face and online educational experiences using learning paradigms that expose them to practical, real-world issues of seed-stage and early-stage investment. Fellows received a small scholarship to travel to a region of the world vulnerable to food shortages in search of solutions that might be expanded globally through a commercial enterprise. The program will cover travel and accommodation costs for the face-to-face meetings throughout the year and provide the capital necessary for investment. Candidates must be enrolled in a university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Rachel Carson Council Fellowship Program: The Rachel Carson Council Fellowship Program is designed to identify outstanding students with a passion for environmental education, organizing, and advocacy and provide them with financial support to carry out valuable projects or campaigns on behalf of the RCC. As a part of the program, students propose projects focused on sustainability and environmental justice that they wish to carry out on their campus or in their community. RCC Fellows receive a $2,000 stipend for their work during the academic year and attend a 2–3-day summer training program with their cohort hosted by RCC staff to sharpen their writing, advocacy, and organizing skills. / Due April 30, 2021


  • ICIQ Impulsion Programme: ICIQ Impulsion is a postdoctoral innovative research program through The Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) is designed for experienced researchers looking for further opportunities and career development in research. There is a full-time employment contract of 24 months with a living allowance of 35,250 €/year. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Allstate Foundation Film Fellowship: One Love is partnering with the Allstate Foundation to find and support filmmakers between the ages of 18 and 25 who can help empower young people to recognize the signs of unhealthy behaviors and abuse and deepen the conversation about healthy relationships in classrooms across the country. Three filmmakers will each earn a grant of $15,000 to produce their film. Additionally, they’ll receive masterclasses with top filmmakers, screenwriters, and producers who will mentor them and help bring their vision to life. / Due April 30, 2021


  • CivicSpark AmeriCorps: CivicSpark is a Governor’s Initiative AmeriCorps program in California dedicated to building capacity for local governments to address climate change, water, and land-use needs. Fellows have the opportunity to gain valuable experience in their field, build office professional skills, and develop a strong network while creating a lasting impact in their service community during their 11 months of service. The program offers two fellowship tracks: CivicSpark Climate (50 Fellows) and CivicSpark Water (20 Fellows). Fellows receive a $16,000+ living allowance (before taxes) spread evenly over 11 months; Segal Education Award of $5,815 at the completion of service; and health insurance, among other benefits. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Bhumi Fellowship: The Bhumi Fellowship is a two-year, paid, full-time fellowship for young graduates to work on whole-school transformation in Chennai, India. The program is designed to develop educational changemakers to lead the next movement in the public education system. Candidates must be graduates between 20 and 26 years of age, have past volunteering or work experience in any field, be passionate about transforming the education system, and have fluency in the Tamil Language. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation: The Africa Prize encourages ambitious and talented sub-Saharan African engineers from all disciplines to apply their skills to develop scalable solutions to local challenges, highlighting the importance of engineering as an enabler of improved quality of life and economic development. Crucial commercialization support is awarded to a shortlist of innovative applicants through a six-month period of training and mentoring. Following this period of mentorship, finalists are invited to present at an event held in Africa and a winner is selected to receive £25,000 along with runners-up, who are each awarded £10,000. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Profugo Field Fellow: The Profugo Field Fellowship is a program offered to recent graduates or master’s students. The program offers credit to master’s students who must complete their field practicum in order to graduate. Field Fellows coordinate a specific project or program at the Center of Development in India and gain hands-on experience by supporting local staff on various projects and programs. The Fellowship program is 1 year in duration but longer or shorter terms of service may be considered depending on the circumstances. Field Fellows will be provided room, board, and a modest stipend; students of all disciplines are invited to apply. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowships: Five Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships in the amount of $25,800 each will be awarded to young poets in the U.S. through a national competition sponsored by the Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine. Established in 1989 by the Indianapolis philanthropist Ruth Lilly, the fellowships are intended to encourage the further study and writing of poetry. Applicants must be U.S. citizens between 21 – 31 years of age at the time of application. / Due April 30, 2021


  • SBI Youth for India: SBI Youth for India (SBI YFI) is a rural fellowship program that selects outstanding young professionals and graduates from India to volunteer for a year on challenging grass-root development projects. The program is not restricted to any specific area and offers you a wide variety of projects to choose from as well as the flexibility to design a feasible project of your own liking within the focus areas of the partner NGO’s work. The fellowship covers living, transport, and medical insurance costs of stay in rural India, and supports project costs on a case basis. Applicants must be Indian citizens age 21-32.  Visit the website: https://www.youthforindia.org / Due April 30, 2021


  • PEN American Gap Year Fellowship Program: PEN America, a nonprofit organization working at the intersection of literature and human rights, offers a unique learning opportunity for individuals who are passionate about human rights, free speech, and creative expression, and interested in how the nonprofit sector works. This fellowship opportunity will require a commitment of nine months. It is ideal for a student seeking to take a “gap year” between studies or pausing undergraduate or graduate school. The fellowship provides an opportunity to work with one of the following PEN America departments. / Due April 30, 2021


  • Preservation Society of Newport County’s Research Fellows Program: The Preservation Society of Newport County’s Research Fellows Program, based in Newport, Rhode Island, offers scholars, emerging, and mid-career professionals the opportunity to conduct focused research and undertake projects within specified areas including, but not limited to: curatorial practice, exhibition design, material culture, public history, collections management, education and public practice, interpretation, landscape design history, public horticulture, and preservation policy. Applicants must have a master’s or Ph.D. degree. There are residential and non-residential fellowships, as well as short-term and long-term options. / Due May 1, 2021


  • Western University Fully Funded PhD in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering: Western University offers a fully-funded Ph.D. Program in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering. The Ph.D. is a 4-year research program working closely with an advisor. There are several fields of research to focus on including biomaterials and biochemical, environmental and green, macromolecular and materials, particle technology and fluidization, and reaction and process systems. Funding comes from a mixture of scholarships, fellowships, studentships, and grants. Minimum aid for Ph.D. students includes full tuition and a stipend of $14,000 per year. / Due May 1, 2021


  • German Studies Research Grant: This specialized DAAD program offers up to ten German Studies Research Grants to highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students who are nominated by their department/program chairs. The grant may be used for short-term research (1-2 months) in either Germany or North America. The program is designed to encourage research and promote the study of cultural, political, historical, economic, and social aspects of modern and contemporary German affairs from an inter-and multidisciplinary perspective. / Due May 1, 2021


  • DAAD Research Grant: Research Grants are awarded to highly qualified candidates who have completed either: a Master’s degree or Diploma, a Bachelor’s degree (by the time they begin their grant-supported research), or a  Ph.D. (postdoctoral candidates). Applications for long-term grants (7-10 months) are accepted annually in November. Short-term grants (1-6 months) accept applications in November and May. / Due May 1, 2021


  • Group Study Visit: DAAD offers financial support for academic information visits to Germany which are organized by faculty members for groups of students. Group Study Visit grants are intended to encourage contact with academic institutions, groups, and individuals in Germany, and offer insight into current issues in the academic, scientific, economic, political, and cultural realms. All departments are eligible for this funding. / Due May 1, 2021


  • D. Kim Foundation Fellowships: The D. Kim Foundation provides fellowships and grants to support graduate students and young scholars who are working in the history of science and technology in East Asia from the beginning of the 20th century, regardless of their nationality, origins, or gender. Comparative studies of East Asia and the West as well as studies in related fields (mathematics, medicine, and public health) are also welcome. One postdoctoral fellowship (up to $55,000) will be awarded annually, and 1-2 fellowships (up to $25,000 each) will be awarded to Ph.D. candidates who are writing their dissertations; Travel grants ($2500) are also available. / Due May 1, 2021


  • Gleason/Kettel Summer Law Fellowship: The Gleason/Kettel Summer Law Fellowship program provides a $5,000 stipend to allow a current law student or recent law school graduate to work in the field of sexual orientation and gender identity law and public policy. The fellowship is committed to inspiring law students to pursue careers in sexual orientation and gender identity law and public policy and to identifying the next generation of leaders committed to promoting rights and equity for the LGBT community. Through the fellowship, students gain experience and insight into the field and provide much-needed support to various organizations and scholars. Fellows must spend at least ten weeks at their placements. / Due May 1, 2021


  • Byron Hanke Fellowship: The Foundation for Community Association Research (FCAR) awards its Byron Hanke Fellowship to selected graduate students to implement research projects related to the development, management, and governance of common interest communities and their community associations. Applicants must be enrolled, at the time of application and through the research period, in a graduate-level program (masters, doctoral, legal) at an accredited higher education institution in the United States or Canada. The Hanke Fellowship stipends range from $3,000-$5,000 over one year, or as determined by the Foundation. / Due May 1, 2021


  • Indiana University-Purdue University Fully Funded Phd Program in Health Policy and Management: IUPUI offers a fully-funded Ph.D. program in Health Policy and Management. Ph.D. students will focus on the creation of new knowledge that informs the advancement of health services delivery within and across the public, private, and non-profit sectors. With a Ph.D. degree in Health Policy and Management, students will be well-prepared to take on independent research roles as academic faculty members. Collaboration with other schools at IUPUI is encouraged as students conduct their research and finish their thesis. Students are fully funded with packages including tuition remission, health insurance, and a living stipend. April 1 application deadline for international students and the deadline to receive priority for financial support is January 5. / Due May 1, 2021


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