You’ve got 8 weeks to apply! This list includes fellowships for all career levels, from college students to established scholars. You could work in Washington D.C. on digital studies and foreign policy, study archaeology in Cyprus, or be a postdoctoral fellow in a variety of fields. There are also opportunities for Ph.D. and research funding. Apply now!
Not ready to apply this year? Click the links to bookmark these fellowships to your ProFellow account.
Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: December 6 – 12, 2020
- Kluge Fellowship in Digital Studies: The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC seeks proposals from scholars worldwide that will generate deep, empirically-grounded understanding of the consequences of the digital revolution on how people think, how society functions, and on international relations. The fellowship provides a residency up to 11 months with a $4,200 per month stipend. Open to scholars and practitioners worldwide from all disciplines. Ph.D. or other advanced terminal degree strongly preferred. / Due December 6, 2020
- Pembroke Center Postdoctoral Fellowships: Brown University’s Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women awards one-year residential postdoctoral fellowships to scholars from any field whose research relates to the theme of “The Cultures of Pacifism.” Fellows are required to participate weekly in the Pembroke Seminar, teach one undergraduate course, and pursue individual research. Fellowships are awarded to postdoctoral scholars who have received their degrees from institutions other than Brown within the last five (5) years. The stipend is $50,000 plus $1,500 for research expenses. / Due December 7, 2020
- The Helena Wylde Swiny And Stuart Swiny Fellowship: One grant of US $2,000 to a graduate student of any nationality in a college or university in the U.S. or Canada to pursue a research project that is relevant to an ongoing field project in Cyprus or that requires work on Cyprus itself. The award is to be used to fund research time spent in residence at CAARI and to help defray costs of travel. Residence at CAARI is required. / Due December 7, 2020
- The Anita Cecil O’Donovan Fellowship: Founded in memory of musician, composer, and homemaker Anita Cecil O’Donovan, this fellowship offers one grant of US $2,000 to a graduate student of any nationality, enrolled in a graduate program in any nation, to pursue research on a project relevant to the archaeology and/or culture of Cyprus; to be used to fund a period of research time in residence at CAARI and to help defray costs of travel. Residence at CAARI is required. / Due December 7, 2020
- Duke University Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology and Cancer Biology: Duke University offers fully funded programs to earn a PhD in Pharmacology and Cancer Biology. This interdisciplinary graduate program has particular strengths in the areas of receptor function and cellular signaling mechanisms as targets of drug action, neuropharmacology, metabolism, and the pharmacology of normal and abnormal cell growth. All students accepted into the program receive financial aid and fully funded packages include a stipend, payment of tuition and fees, and health insurance for their first five years of study. / Due December 7, 2020
- The Danielle Parks Memorial Fellowship: This is a fellowship of US $2,000 for a graduate student of any nationality who needs to work in Cyprus to further his/her research on a subject of relevance to Cypriot archaeology and culture. The purpose of the fellowship is to help cover travel to and living expenses in Cyprus. Applications are invited especially from students of Hellenistic and Roman Cyprus. During his/her stay, the fellow is expected to give a presentation at CAARI on a subject related to his/her research. The fellow will periodically keep the Director of CAARI apprised of his/her research activities. / Due December 7, 2020
- Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship: The purpose of the Kirschstein-NRSA predoctoral fellowship (F31) award is to enable promising predoctoral students to obtain individualized, mentored research training from outstanding faculty sponsors while conducting dissertation research in scientific health-related fields relevant to the missions of the participating NIH Institutes and Centers. Applicants must be candidates for the PhD degree and have identified a dissertation research project and sponsor(s). The fellowship may provide up to five years (typically 2-3 years) of support for research training which leads to the PhD or equivalent research degree, the combined MD/PhD degree, or another formally combined professional degree and research doctoral degree in the biomedical, behavioral, or clinical sciences. / Due December 8, 2020
- Eben Tisdale Public Policy Fellowship: This fellowship offers outstanding opportunities for students to learn about high tech public policy issues with hands-on experience in Washington, D.C. The Fellowship has two components: a full-time 8 week public policy internship with a high-tech company, firm or trade association, and weekly issues seminar lunches hosted by Tisdale sponsors. The Fellowship offers a $5,000 grant to students who are accepted. Open to students from any college and university, including international students, in their Junior or Senior year, or in a graduate program. / Due December 8, 2020
- The New York Times Fellowship: The New York Times Fellowship is a one-year work program aimed at cultivating the next generation of journalists. The program is targeted toward an undetermined number of recent college and graduate school graduates who have graduated no more than 18 months from the start of the fellowship in June. Fellows will work in New York or Washington DC full time and will be paid and receive benefits. They will be Guild-represented employees. Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. / Due December 9, 2020
- Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowships: Through its program of fellowships, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. Dissertation fellowships provide one year of support to individuals working to complete a dissertation 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 a stipend of $28,000. / Due December 10, 2020
- Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship: Through its program of fellowships, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. Postdoctoral fellowships provide one year of support to individuals engaged in postdoctoral study after the attainment of the 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 U.S. fellowship pays a stipend of $50,000. / Due December 10, 2020
- University of Maryland-Max Planck Institute Fully Funded PhD Program in Computer Science: The University of Maryland in partnership with the Max Planck Institute in Germany offers a fully funded PhD Program in Computer Science. Students begin their studies at UMD and study in Germany at the Max Planck Institute during the summer of each year. Students will work with both institutions and with advisors from both countries as they form and complete their thesis. Collaborative research is encouraged and resources from both institutes are available to PhD students. All travel expenses related to the program are covered and students are fully funded throughout their course of study. / Due December 11, 2020
- WW Higher Education Media Fellowship: The WW Higher Education Media Fellowship supports working U.S. journalists interested in learning more about and covering issues related to post-secondary career and technical education (CTE). Selected Fellows are awarded $10,000 —$5,000 as a stipend and $5,000 towards a postsecondary CTE reporting project. The six-month, non-residential program begins with an expense-paid CTE symposium where Fellows are paired with a mentor. Following the symposium, Fellows must complete a reporting project, such as a special report or series. Additional professional development funding and opportunities are available to Fellows. / Due December 11, 2020
- Cultural Vistas Fellowship: The Cultural Vistas Fellowship provides up to 15 U.S. university students the opportunity to enrich their academic learning through professional internship and immersion experiences in Argentina, Germany or India. It includes a 6-week virtual seminar, 8-week internships abroad, orientation and reentry seminars in NYC, and post-program service projects. The fellowship awards covers the cost of travel, housing and emergency medical insurance. Strong preference will be given to students historically underrepresented in international exchange. / Due December 11, 2020
- Kauffman Knowledge Challenge: Insight to Impact: The Kauffman Knowledge Challenge: Insight to Impact supports activities aimed at improving the basic understanding about entrepreneurs and the levers, tools and methods that can advance entrepreneurship in the United States. The goal of the Knowledge Challenge is to produce tangible insights for entrepreneurs, entrepreneurship program and policy design, ecosystem builders and researchers. The Knowledge Challenge may grant up to $400,000 annually for project teams, up to $150,000 annually for individual researchers and up to $30,000 annually for students or student teams and/or doctoral researchers for projects up to 4 years in duration. / Due December 11, 2020
- Urban Leaders Fellowship: The Urban Leaders Fellowship is a 7 week paid summer fellowship for early- to mid-career professionals who are already leaders in their own right and are looking to accelerate their leadership through fellowship with a focus on policy and practice. Fellows work half-time on high-level policy projects with an elected official and half-time alongside partner organizations in cities across the country. We work in 9 cities: Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, KCMO, Nashville, New Orleans, Oakland, and Washington, D.C. Fellows receive a base stipend of $2,500. Three deadlines. / Due December 12, 2020
© Victoria Johnson 2020, all rights reserved.