Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: December 11 – 17, 2022

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The FINRA Foundation Dissertation Completion Fellowship program seeks to expand the pipeline of researchers from historically underrepresented groups in the U.S. professoriate by providing funding to complete dissertations.

This list of upcoming fellowship deadlines in mid-December of 2022 includes programs for interdisciplinary research, financial services dissertation funding, STEM graduate and postdoc fellowships, and government and public service fellowships in several countries. There are 8 weeks left to apply for these opportunities!

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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: December 11 – 17, 2022

  • Wexner Israel Fellowship: The Wexner Foundation annually supports up to 10 Israeli government and public service professionals as they pursue a one-year Mid-Career Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Harvard Kennedy School with the goal of providing Israel’s next generation of public leaders with superlative training. The Wexner Foundation supplements the Fellow’s academic curriculum with weekly seminars and institutes devoted to the exploration of professional and personal development, public service and partnerships, and engagement with the North American Jewish community. The fellowship includes all tuition and fees, living and travel stipends, and leadership training courses. Check the deadline for Eligibility Form submission and HKS Application. / Apply by December 11, 2022


  • INP RISE Fellowship Program: The RISE Fellowship brings together the next generation of highly-motivated, mission-driven, early-career social sector and community leaders who are passionate about social change and advancing equity. The RISE Fellowship is designed for early-career individuals looking for impactful leadership development opportunities to propel their careers. During the program, RISE Fellows gain an understanding of how mission-driven, social impact organizations function, develop essential leadership and professional skills, and engage in mentoring relationships and networking. After the priority deadline applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Apply by December 12, 2022


  • American Druze Foundation (ADF) Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Druze and Arab Studies: The purpose of the ADF Fellowship is to promote specialized social scientific research on the Druze communities centrally and primarily, and on collective political and cultural identities in the Arab world more generally. The ADF Post-Doctoral Fellowship supports academic research in the disciplines of history, political science, sociology, economics, anthropology, and archaeology. The fellowship is for one academic year (August through May), and offers an annual stipend of $50K in addition to $5K in research funds. The fellowship will be awarded to a recent doctoral graduate (Ph.D.) from an accredited university or granting institution. Apply by December 12, 2022


  • Local Government Management Fellowship: This highly competitive career development opportunity is designed to generate interest in local government careers in the U.S. among recent master’s program graduates. Selected Fellows are placed in full-time management-track local government positions, shaped by direct mentorship under senior government leaders and rotational assignments. Recent graduates and students enrolled in public administration, public policy, or related master’s degree programs at NASPAA-member schools graduating in this academic year are eligible to apply. Fellowships are available across the country. Non-U.S. citizens are welcome to apply. / Apply by December 13, 2022


  • MOU-IFES North Korean Studies Fellowship: The MOU-IFES North Korean Studies Fellowship is designed to provide fellowship support for 6 months or 1 year to applicants who are interested in Korean Peninsula issues in general, North Korea, and unification, in particular. This fellowship provides numerous programs for scholars including opportunities to work with prestigious experts on North Korean issues, attend special lectures by current and former government ministers and policymakers, and participate in academic exchange, expert workshops, and field trips, among other activities and events. There is a stipend of KRW 2,300,000 to 3,000,000/month. / Apply by December 14, 2022


  • NEH Scholar In Residence: The Center for Jewish History (CJH) offers a fellowship to scholars through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). The award supports original research at the Center in the humanities, including but not limited to Jewish studies, Russian and East European studies, American studies, and Germanic studies, as well as musicology, linguistics, anthropology, sociology, and history. Applications are welcome from college and university faculty in any field who have completed a Ph.D. more than six years prior to the start of the fellowship. Full fellowships carry a stipend of up to $60,000 for a period of one year. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • CFR Stanton Nuclear Security Fellowship: The Stanton Nuclear Security Fellowship, sponsored by the Stanton Foundation, offers younger scholars studying nuclear security issues the opportunity to spend a period of twelve months at CFR’s offices in New York or Washington, DC, conducting policy-relevant research. While in residence full-time at CFR, selected fellows will be expected to lead a project of their own design, conduct original research, and write at least one policy-relevant document. The fellows will also be mentored by the fellows of CFR’s David Rockefeller Studies Program. The program awards a stipend of $110,000 for junior faculty and $80,000 for postdoctoral fellows. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE): RISE stands for Research Internships in Science and Engineering. RISE Professional offers summer research internships in Germany to Master’s and Ph.D. students from North America at companies and non-university research institutions with strong relations to industry. The program is open to students in the field of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, engineering, or a closely related field. All participants receive a scholarship from DAAD and an additional stipend from their host company/institution to help cover living expenses. Funding is possible for a period of three months in summer or fall. German language requirements vary according to the internship placement. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • CHCI Public Policy Fellowship: The CHCI Public Policy Fellowship (PPF) seeks to enhance participants’ leadership abilities, strengthen professional skills, and ultimately produce more competent and competitive Latino professionals in public policy areas. The fellowship offers talented Latinos, who have earned a bachelor’s degree within two years of the program start date a paid, nine-month fellowship in Washington, DC. Fellows gain hands-on experience at the national level in the public policy area of their choice. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • CHCI Graduate Fellowship: The CHCI Graduate Fellowship seeks to enhance participants’ leadership abilities, strengthen professional skills, and produce more competent and competitive Latino professionals. The nine-month paid fellowship program offers exceptional Latinos who have earned at least a master’s degree within three years of the program start date with unparalleled hands-on experience in a Congressional office or committee. Topic areas include Higher Education, Secondary Education, Health, Housing, Law, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Fellows receive a salary, benefits, and roundtrip airfare to Washington, DC. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships: The Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships provide three years of support for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree. Fellowships are awarded in a national competition administered by the Fellowships Office of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on behalf of the Ford Foundation. The awards will be made to individuals who have demonstrated superior academic achievement and are committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level in the U.S. The fellowship pays an annual stipend of $27,000. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • Center for Engaged Scholarship Dissertation Fellowships: Our dissertation fellowships are for Ph.D. students in the social sciences whose work is of high quality and that has the potential to contribute to making U.S. society less unequal, more democratic, and more environmentally sustainable. Each fellowship winner will receive $25,00 over a nine-month period. Students enrolled in a U.S. Ph.D. program in the following areas of study may apply anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, social psychology, and sociology. This includes foreign nationals and undocumented individuals. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • IASC Bradley Doctoral Fellowship Program: The University of Virginia is offering an academic year-long fellowship for doctoral scholars who have completed all the requirements for their Ph.D. except their dissertation by the summer before beginning the fellowship. The program is associated with The Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture in the following Colloquies/ areas of study: Culture and Democracy, Culture and Formation, Religion and Late Modernity, Picturing the Human, Knowledge, Technology & Culture, and Culture, Capitalism & Global Change. The fellowship has an annual stipend of $25, 000 and office space. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • Zuckerman Postdoctoral STEM Scholars Program: The Zuckerman Postdoctoral Scholars Program attracts high-achieving postdoctoral scholars from premier universities in the United States and Canada to do research at one of eight participating Israeli universities. Once they complete their research, Zuckerman postdocs are expected to accept faculty positions at top North American universities, weaving a network of academic collaboration and goodwill that will greatly benefit US-Israeli scientific cooperation. Postdoctoral scholars receive a scholarship of $63,000 per academic year for up to two years. More information and how to apply can be found on the Zuckerman Scholars website. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • Graduate Fellowship for STEM Diversity: The Graduate Fellowship for STEM Diversity offers fellowships to students in the physical sciences and engineering fields, emphasizing the recruitment of a diverse applicant pool. Fellowships last for up to six years, provide a $20,000 annual stipend, and cover all tuition. This opportunity also allows a fellow to hold a research or teaching assistantship, including one or two paid summer internships with a government agency. A mentor will also be provided. If you have previously interned, have been employed, or are employed by a government agency or laboratory, you can ask your mentor or supervisor to directly nominate you for this fellowship. / Apply by December 15, 2022


  • Supreme Court Fellows Program: The Supreme Court Fellows Commission selects 4 talented individuals to engage for one year in the work of the Supreme Court of the United States, the Administrative Office of the United States Courts, the Federal Judicial Center, or the United States Sentencing Commission. The program seeks mid-career professionals in law and political science, recent law school graduates, and doctoral degree recipients. Applicants must hold at least one post-graduate degree, at least 2 years of work experience, and familiarity with the judicial process. Fellows receive salaries equivalent to GS-13/1 of the government pay scale at the applicable locality rate, currently $94,796. / Due December 15, 2022


  • MindCORE Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: MindCORE seeks to recruit postdoctoral researchers for their Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Scholars. Housed within the School of Arts and Sciences of the University of Pennsylvania, MindCORE is an interdisciplinary effort to understand human intelligence and behavior. Created for recent recipients of a PhD degree in psychology, linguistics, neuroscience, philosophy, computer science, or a related discipline, the program is a springboard for researchers to establish their own research programs. Fellows receive a salary, relocation allowance, health insurance, and a modest research budget in one-year terms, renewable for up to three years. / Due December 15, 2022


  • Consortium Research Fellowships: The Consortium offers Research Fellowships, nine-month Dissertation Fellowships, NEH Postdoctoral Fellowships, and Fellowships-in-Residence for scholars in the history of science, technology, or medicine who would like to use the collections at two or more institutions in the Consortium. Dissertation and Postdoctoral Fellows use offices in the Consortium’s facility in Center City Philadelphia and have access to events and activities throughout Philadelphia’s academic and cultural communities. Stipends vary by fellowship and additional travel stipends are available for scholars from India, Brazil, and South Africa. / Due December 15, 2022


  • Patrick Henry History Fellowship: Applications from published writers and established scholars are welcome. Dissertation projects will not be considered. Applicants should have a significant book-length project currently in progress. The project should address the history and/or legacy – broadly defined – of the American Revolution and the nation’s founding ideas. It might focus on the founding era itself, or on the myriad ways, the questions that preoccupied the nation’s founders have shaped America’s later history. The fellowship includes a $45,000 stipend, health benefits, faculty privileges, a book allowance, and a nine-month residency. Apply by December 15, 2022


  • Global Undergraduate Exchange Program: The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program brings future leaders to the U.S. for a year of study at a U.S. institution to experience the U.S. educational system, share their culture, and explore U.S. culture and values. Participants leave the U.S. with tools to become leaders in their professions and communities. Fellows must be over 18 and be citizens of and currently residing in a Global UGRAD participating country. They must be enrolled as an undergraduate in good standing at any accredited university, have a solid command of written and spoken English and be committed to returning to their home country after finishing the fellowship. Apply by December 15, 2022


  • NYU Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program: The NYU Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is a two-year in-residence fellowship at NYU. The purpose of the program is to ensure diverse scholarly environments and to encourage individuals to enter the academic profession. The Fellowship Program is open to all areas of study at the University. Individuals who have completed their dissertation within the last three years or professionals transitioning to academic careers (for those in fields for which the doctorate is not the terminal degree) are eligible to apply. Fellows are appointed as Assistant Professors/Faculty Fellows and receive up to $67,000 in funding. / Apply by December 15, 2023


  • Dissertation Completion Fellowship Program: The FINRA Foundation Dissertation Completion Fellowship program seeks to expand the pipeline of researchers from racial and ethnic backgrounds whose underrepresentation in the U.S. professoriate has been severe and longstanding. To achieve that goal, the fellowship will provide an award of up to $40,000 to advanced doctoral candidates within their last year of Ph.D. dissertation writing to support the completion of their dissertation research and writing. The program will support doctoral candidates who are pursuing dissertation research centrally concerning financial services and capital markets. Graduate study may be in any academic discipline. / Apply by December 16, 2022


  • Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Postdoctoral Fellowships: The Program on U.S.-Japan Relations enables scholars and outstanding professionals from government, business, finance, journalism, NGOs, and other fields to come together at Harvard. The Program offers postdoctoral fellowships for social scientists in a broad range of fields, including anthropology, economics, education, history, law, political science, public health, public policy, and sociology. Projects that focus on Japan or Japan’s international role from a comparative, historical, or global perspective are welcome. Knowledge of the Japanese language is not required. Awards are for the academic year and provide $50,000 over 10 months. / Due December 16, 2022


  • Neukom Fellows at Dartmouth College: Neukom Fellows are interdisciplinary positions for recent PhDs, DMAs, or MFAs whose research interests or practice cuts across traditional disciplinary boundaries, and has some computational component, whether it be a framing concept for intellectual exploration or an explicit part of the work that is pursued. Fellows will be mentored by faculty in two departments at Dartmouth College, take up residence in one department, and will teach one seminar course each year on a subject of their interest. The fellowship is for 2 years with options to renew for a third and the stipend is $60,000/year plus additional research resources. / Apply by December 17, 2022


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