Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: April 23 – May 6, 2023

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The Data Science Fellowship Program from The Data Incubator is an intensive 8-week fellowship that prepares master’s students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists.

This list of upcoming fellowship deadlines includes programs in different locations including San Fransisco, Toronto, New York, and more places to visit! The programs on this list are for students and professionals interested in data science, filmmaking, pharmacology, and funding opportunities for Ph.D. students. There are 8 weeks left to apply, so start your application now!

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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: April 23 – May 6, 2023


  • Teach For Nigeria: The Teach for Nigeria Fellowship program is a 2 year full-time paid commitment in which we place the most outstanding graduates and professionals to teach in Nigeria’s underserved schools in low-income communities. Teach for Nigeria is looking for individuals with varying levels of experience including recent graduates, working youth, experienced professionals, and entrepreneurs. To apply, you must be a Nigerian citizen, hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and be younger than 35. / Apply by April 25, 2023


  • MJ Bear Fellowship: The MJ Bear Fellowship identifies and supports digital journalists under 30 whose work represents the best of digital news. Six fellows from around the world who are up-and-coming journalists and leading innovative digital journalism projects participate in a yearlong program. Program components include a speaking opportunity at ONA’s annual conference (with an expenses-paid trip); coaching sessions; complimentary membership to ONA for three years; and other opportunities to showcase work and expertise with the ONA community and broader industry. / Apply by April 27, 2023


  • 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 up to $5,000 per month. The maximum stipend is $50,400 for a twelve-month period. / Apply by April 26, 2023


  • SFFILM/Rainin Filmmaking Grants: The SFFILM/Rainin Filmmaking Grants program provides meaningful support to projects that benefit and uplift the Bay Area filmmaking community in a professional and economic capacity. The grant is open to filmmakers internationally whose films explore social justice and can commit to spending time developing the work in San Francisco, with priority given to Bay Area-based filmmakers. There are grants in screenwriting, development, and post-production ranging from $10-50K. Check the website for priority deadlines. / Apply by April 28, 2023


  • University of Toronto Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology: The University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada 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. Students in the thesis-based M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology receive annual stipends during the normal graduate degree program duration. / Apply by April 28, 2029


  • Halcyon Incubator Fellowships: The Halcyon Incubator program equips early-stage social entrepreneurs with the support they need to transform audacious ideas into scalable and sustainable ventures and change the world. Fellows learn many aspects of running a business, receive mentorship throughout the entire process and make connections that will benefit them as they move forward with their idea. The fellowship includes a 14-week residency at the Halcyon House in Washington, DC, workspace after the initial training, and a stipend. Available to social entrepreneurs from around the world who are fluent in English and have legal work status in the U.S. during the time of the fellowship. / Apply by April 28, 2023


  • Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship: The Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Program supports a rising generation of serious and enterprising journalists. This prestigious, year-long program allows writers early in their careers to pursue projects they otherwise would be unable to research and report. Each Novak Fellowship provides $35,000 in grant money and expense assistance. Working print and online journalists with fewer than 10 years of professional experience are eligible to apply. This includes freelance and part-time journalists. Applicants must be citizens of the United States. / Apply by April 28, 2023


  • Public Humanities Fellowships: The Public Humanities Fellowships help writers, independent scholars, community historians, and college and university faculty members share meaningful research, stories, and cultural expressions that are relevant to Virginia’s diverse communities and that connect audiences to wider regional, national, and global contexts. All Fellows will receive a stipend of up to $15,000 to support their projects. If desired, Fellows may complete their four-month fellowship in residence—at Virginia Humanities’ public humanities center in Charlottesville, or the Library of Virginia in Richmond—or virtually. Fellows must be eighteen years or older, reside in Virginia, and be working on a project that is relevant to communities within Virginia. Direct affiliation with a college or university is not required. / Apply by 30, 2023


  • New York State Senate Graduate Fellowships: Albany, NY. While duties vary, Fellows generally perform in-depth policy research and participate in meetings with constituents and interest advocacy organizations. There are four fellowship tracks, including the New York State Senate Legislative Fellowship, Richard J. Roth Journalism Fellowship, Richard A. Wiebe Public Service Fellowship, and the James L. Biggane Fellowship in Finance. Applicants for the Fellowship must have completed all of their graduate work before starting the program in September or have recently graduated with a graduate-level degree. 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 $50,000. Applicants must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • The Jill’s House Fellowship: The Jill’s House Fellowship is an intensive year of service in the Washington, D.C. area for recent college grads who have an interest in working with children with intellectual disabilities. Through paid full-time work experience, intentional community, and opportunities to grow in faith, fellows will have the tools to grow and enrich every area of their lives. Fellows receive furnished housing, hourly pay, mentorship, and sponsored social outings. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • Kirchner Food Fellowship: The Kirchner Fellowship is an opportunity for University Students to impact venture capitalists for an academic year. The program believes that while the amount of impact investment capital increases, access to that capital for entrepreneurs in underserved regions and communities does not. To improve, unique investment approaches that align interests and focus on local ecosystem development for early-stage growth companies are needed. Assembling, training, and empowering young diverse student investment teams for this purpose is the core mission of the fellowship. The program provides a small scholarship, covers travel and accommodation, and provides the capital necessary for investment. Candidates must be enrolled in a United States, Canada, Mexico, or Central American university. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • University of Nevada Fully Funded PhD in Business Administration: The University of Nevada, based in Reno, NV offers a fully funded PhD in Business with a concentration in Finance and Management. Prepares the next generation of financial economists with foundational knowledge and skills in the areas of asset pricing, corporate finance, insurance, and real estate. Training in research methods and statistics prepares students to create and test finance theory. Doctoral students typically receive a research or teaching assistantship stipend. The stipend provides a competitive salary and a tuition waiver. Advanced students can supplement their stipend and gain valuable teaching experience. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • University of Toronto Fully Funded Master’s in Chemistry: The University of Toronto, based in Canada and offers a fully funded Master’s in Chemistry. The tri-campus Graduate Department of Chemistry offers research-based programs leading to the Master of Science (M.Sc.) and requires full-time attendance. The Department provides base funding for students in the funded cohort provided they maintain satisfactory progress toward completion of their degree. Stipends are a combination of teaching assistantship, research assistantship, external scholarships, and/or the University of Toronto Fellowship support. For the 2021-2022 academic year, the annual base financial support package is $25,900 plus tuition and incidental costs. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • Ball State University Fully Funded Master’s in Journalism: Ball State University, based in Muncie, Indiana offers a fully funded master’s in Journalism. The MA in journalism provides an opportunity for students to become better reporters and storytellers with expertise in media analytics. At Ball State, more than 80 percent of their students qualify for financial aid. The School of Journalism and Strategic Communication offers a wide variety of merit- and need-based scholarships to its students at all levels and in all areas. The department is committed to providing practical, hands-on opportunities through graduate assistantships. Assistantships provide tuition and a modest stipend. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • 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 college or university. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • Kirchner Food Fellowship: The Kirchner Fellowship is an opportunity for University Students to impact venture capitalists for an academic year. One stream includes a Fellowship specifically for graduates of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The program believes that while the amount of impact investment capital increases, access to that capital for entrepreneurs in underserved regions and communities does not. To improve, unique investment approaches that align interests and focus on local ecosystem development for early-stage growth companies are needed. Assembling, training, and empowering young diverse student investment teams for this purpose is the core mission of the fellowship. The program provides a small scholarship, covers travel and accommodation, and provides the capital necessary for investment. Candidates must be enrolled in a United States, Canada, Mexico, or Central American university. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • University Innovation Fellows Program: The University Innovation Fellows (UIF) program empowers students around the world to become agents of change in higher education. Fellows create opportunities that help their peers unlock their creative potential and develop the design-centered mindset required to take on complex challenges in today’s world. Students of all majors and academic levels – from freshmen to PhDs – who want to shape the future of education are encouraged to apply. Students go through an experiential 6-week online training program, receive year-round mentorship and attend a networking conference in Silicon Valley. / Apply by April 30, 2023


  • 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 candidate). 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. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • Leo Baeck Institute – DAAD Fellowship: The Leo Baeck Institute is a research, study, and lecture center whose library and archives offer comprehensive documentation for the study of the history and culture of German-speaking Jewry. Fellowships are awarded for research in New York or Germany on the social, communal, and intellectual history of German-speaking Jewry. Financial assistance is provided to doctoral students for dissertation research and to young academics for the preparation of a scholarly essay or book. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • 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. Applications are accepted on November 1, February 1, and May 1. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • Winston Churchill Fellowships for Australian Citizens: Churchill Fellowships will be awarded for the purpose of pursuing a 4-8 week overseas investigative project of a kind that is not readily available in Australia. It also aims to reward the proven achievement of talented and deserving Australians with further opportunities in their pursuit of excellence for the enrichment of Australian society. No prescribed qualifications are required in order to apply for a Churchill Fellowship. Applicants must be Australian Citizens and age 18 or older. The value of every Fellowship is based on the number of countries visited the duration of the approved Fellowship and estimated airfare. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • 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. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • 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. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • University of Manitoba Fully Funded Master’s in Mathematics: The University of Manitoba, based in Winnipeg, MB offers a fully funded Master in Mathematics. The department offers a program of studies in several branches of mathematics leading to the Masters of Science. Some of the chief branches offered are Analysis, Applied Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics / Algebra, and Geometry / Topology. Levels of support are $20,000 and $22,000 (CDN) for thesis-based MSc and Ph.D. students, respectively, in the form of direct aid and tutorial/or marking employment. Sometimes, students make significantly more than the minimum. Students in the course-based MSc program can receive up to $5,000 per year as teaching assistants. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • Illinois State University Fully Funded Master of Science in Computer Science: Illinois State University is based in Normal, IL offers a fully funded Master of Science in Computer Science. The MSCS program gives you the knowledge and tools necessary to study important issues in computer science to obtain productive employment or pursue advanced degrees. The University provides graduate assistantships as a means of financial support. They are intended as a way to facilitate a student’s progress to a degree while providing important professional development. Monthly wages are paid in the form of either a stipend or an hourly wage. A waiver for 100% of tuition is provided during a semester of appointment. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • University of Calgary Fully Funded Master of Science in Computer Science: The University of Calgary in Canada offers a fully funded Master of Science in Computer Science. This is a full-time degree with an expected completion time of two years, typically requiring a Bachelor’s degree in the same or a closely related discipline. The Department of Computer Science provides minimum funding of $24,000 per year for both Ph.D. and MSc (thesis-based) students. The funding is guaranteed for a period of two years for MSc students. The funding is a mixture of Graduate Assistant Teaching (GAT), supervisor support, and scholarships. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • McMaster University Fully Funded Master of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering: McMaster University, based in Hamilton, Canada offers a fully funded Master of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering. The M.A.Sc. degree is a thesis-based program where students are required to complete courses in addition to writing and defending a thesis. The department provides financial support for Full-time MASc. and Ph.D. students in the combination of a research stipend, a teaching assistantship, a departmental scholarship, and/or a bursary. After paying tuition fees students will receive a minimum net amount of $17,500, as long as they student remain in good standing to graduate on time. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • Louisiana State University Fully Funded PhD in Geography: Louisiana State University, based in Baton Rouge, LA offers a fully funded Ph.D. in Geography. Requirements for the Ph.D. in Geography include a minimum of 60 credit hours beyond the bachelor’s degree or 30 hours beyond the master’s degree. The G&A department currently funds approximately 20 students through departmental teaching assistantships.  All applicants who submit complete applications by the deadline will be considered for funding. In exchange for service, an assistantship provides a monthly stipend and a non-resident fee waiver. Some assistantships include full tuition exemption. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • Northwestern University Fully Funded Masters in Clinical Psychology: Northwestern University, based in Chicago, Illinois offers a fully funded master’s in Clinical Psychology. The MA program is designed to provide a foundation in academic clinical psychology at the graduate level, while also allowing students to gain educational and research exposure to major areas of study within clinical psychology, including clinical adult psychology, clinical child psychology, clinical neuropsychology, forensic psychology, health psychology/behavioral medicine, and policy. All students admitted to the MA program receive a Graduate Scholarship that provides a 45 percent tuition remission for each of the five quarters of the program. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • Blau-Gold Studio/Teaching Fellowship: The Root Division Blau-Gold Studio/Teaching Fellowship (BGSTF) provides free studio workspace to a teaching artist in exchange for being an integral part of Root Division’s Studios Program. In large part, Fellows work as a teaching artist in residence at one of the Youth Education partner program sites for the full school year, plans a curriculum, and develops a series of accessible, relevant, and fun projects for the students at a local school site. In exchange for 16 hours of service per month, Fellows receive free studio space, a $4,000 stipend, access to a creative and professional network, and opportunities to exhibit their artwork. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • The Sharon Begley-STAT Science Reporting Fellowship: The nine-month fellowship is intended for early-career U.S. journalists from racial and ethnic groups underrepresented in the profession and will prepare them for a successful career in science journalism. Fellows will be paid $75,000 and receive health insurance through MIT. They will receive 10 days of vacation and get standard holidays off. / Apply by May 1, 2023


  • Russell Sage Foundation’s Visiting Journalists Fellowship: The Visiting Journalists Fellowship provides journalists the time and resources needed to carry out an original project focused on social, economic, or political conditions in the United States. RSF provides an environment where journalists and social scientists can interact with the goal of making journalistic work more informed and social science research more valuable and accessible to the public. Fellows receive a stipend of $8,000 per month for full-time visits of up to three months and are provided with an office at the Foundation, computers and software, library access, and limited research assistance. / Apply by May 2, 2023


  • Education Pioneers Impact Fellowship: The EP Impact Fellowship is an intensive, 10-month experience that helps turn rising leaders’ skills and passions for social good into new, tangible leadership opportunities — supporting educational equity and advancing careers, at the same time. Fellows serve a 10-month placement within a leading education organization. EP recruits and places Impact Fellows in roles in data, analysis, and strategic project management. Through 10 months of workshops and targeted learning opportunities, you’ll focus on growing as a transformational leader for the education sector and the world at large. The 10-month placement offers a $47,500 stipend. / Apply by May 2, 2023


  • William T. Grant Foundation Research Grants: The William T. Grant Foundation Grants support high-quality research that is relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States. Grants are to be used for programs, policies, and practices that reduce inequality in youth outcomes and benefit American youth. Research grants about reducing inequality typically range between $100K to $600K and cover 2-3 years of support. Research grants for improving the use of research initiatives will range between $100K to $1M and cover 2-4 years of support. The Foundation supports a diverse group of researchers who are currently employed at a tax-exempt organization. / Apply by May 3, 2023


  • Gulf Research Program: Early-Career Research Fellowships: The Gulf Research Program’s Early-Career Research Fellowship supports emerging scientific leaders as they take risks on research ideas not yet tested, pursue unique collaborations, and build a network of colleagues who share their interest in improving offshore energy system safety and the well-being of coastal communities and ecosystems. The program provides a grant of $76,000 to support the fellow for 2 years of research which can be used to cover costs, salaries, and other professional expenses. Applicants must have received their final degree within the last 10 years and be employed at a research organization. / Apply by May 3, 2023


  • Center for Health Journalism National Fellowship: The annual National Fellowship is open to professional journalists who work for or contribute to print, broadcast, and online media outlets throughout the United States, including freelancers. Applicants should have a demonstrated interest in health, social welfare, or child and family issues, broadly defined to include the health of communities. The National Fellowship annually offers five days of informative and stimulating discussions, plus reporting grants of $2,000-$10,000, engagement grants of up to $2,000, and six months of expert mentoring as Fellows work on ambitious explanatory or investigative projects. / Apply by May 5, 2023


  • Fulbright Specialist Program: The Fulbright Specialist Program is a unique opportunity for U.S. academics and established professionals to engage in two- to six-week, project-based exchanges at host institutions in over 150 countries. Specialists, who represent a wide range of professional and academic disciplines, are competitively selected to join the Fulbright Specialist Roster based on their knowledge, skill sets, and ability to make a significant contribution to projects overseas. Specialists receive full funding to participate in Fulbright Specialist projects, including travel, stipend, and lodging. Applications are accepted throughout the year. Peer review panels evaluate applications approximately every eight weeks. / Apply by May 5, 2023


  • City Year Corps: City Year Americorps Members are as diverse a group as the communities they serve. We’re looking for individuals to commit to one year of service to work alongside teachers and their peers to support the students who need that extra attention, to work on a diverse team, and who are ready to make a difference through a challenging and fulfilling experience. Applicants must be able to dedicate 11 months to full-time service; be between ages 18 and 25, and be U.S. citizens or legal permanent resident aliens. City Year operates in 24 locations in the U.S. Multiple deadlines. / Apply by May 5, 2023

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