Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: February 21 – 27, 2021

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You’ve got 8 weeks to apply! This week’s list includes programs for young leaders, aspiring teachers, lawyers, students, and professionals. There are many fellowships around the world for language study, research opportunities, and more. Apply now!

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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: February 21 – 27, 2021


  • Greenlining Institute Fellowship Program: The Fellowship Program is a year-long training program for young leaders that have completed their undergraduate degrees by the start of the program. Fellows receive regular mentorship, professional and personal skill development, and are given opportunities to interact with the media, write reports/press releases, fundraise, testify at policy hearings, and participate in key meetings with top government officials, corporate CEOs, and political leaders. Fellows receive $55,000 per year plus health benefits. Each Fellowship cohort is made up of 4-6 people and includes Legal Fellows. Located in Berkeley, CA. / Due February 21, 2021


  • Tikvah Summer Fellowship for College Students: The Tikvah Fund is offering an intensive seven week seminar for college students living in America, Canada, or elsewhere in the Diaspora. Led by preeminent professors, rabbis, educators, and intellectual & political leaders, “The Jewish Idea: Morality, Politics, and Culture” will explore some of the most foundational Jewish teachings, including biblical and rabbinic texts, the lessons of Jewish history, the insights of modern Jewish thought, and the conversation between Jewish and Western ideas.Seminars will take place at the Tikvah Center in the heart of New York City’s Midtown East district. Participants will receive a generous stipend of $4,000. / Due February 21, 2021


  • IGLP Residential Fellowship Program: The Institute for Global Law and Policy (IGLP) Residential Fellowship Program at Harvard Law School offers full or partial doctoral and post-doctoral one-year fellowships to a small number of scholars pursuing research in areas related to the IGLPs ongoing work. The Institute welcomes applications from interested doctoral and post-doctoral scholars who are currently pursuing research in the areas of global law, economic policy, and social justice. Fellows are awarded a competitive stipend commensurate with experience. / Due February 21, 2021


  • Greenlining Institute Policy Fellowship: The Greenlining Institute -Leadership Academy is offering a year-long development and experiential learning program for emerging leaders seeking hands-on public policy experience to work in Oakland, CA. Fellows will be placed into one of Greenlining’s policy teams to working with the Academy for racial and economic justice. The areas of placement are: Economic Equity, Energy Equity, Environmental Equity, Health Equity, and Technology Equity. Eligible applicants must be at 18 years of age or older with at least one year of relevant work experience. Compensation is $55,000 per year with health benefits. / Due February 21, 2021


  • Greenlining Institute Legal Fellowship: The Greenlining Institute -Leadership Academy is offering a year-long advocacy and training program for leaders who have recently completed law school and attained their Juris Doctor by the start of the program. Legal Fellows will be assigned to either the Energy or Environmental Equity program and work at the Oakland, CA office.  Fellows will participate in coalitions, assist team members with developing advocacy strategy, and represent Greenlining before Commissioners, Administrative Law Judges, and legislators. Compensation is $60,000 per year with health benefits with up to $2000 reimbursement for Bar. / Due February 21, 2021


  • Chinese Language Fellowship Program: The Chinese Language Fellowship Program (CLFP) is a nationwide initiative to support American PhD students with a fellowship of up to $50,000 so that they can devote one year to intensive Chinese language training at an institution of the fellow’s choice, generally in China or Taiwan. Fellows must be a PhD student with a focus on China and policy. Fellows must also demonstrate an intermediate Chinese language ability. / Due February 21, 2021


  • SCUP Fellows Program: The Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) Fellows Program will give you the opportunity to bring your innovative planning ideas and approaches forward to a broader constituency of higher ed planners who are involved in integrated planning on their campuses. Two fellows are selected each year (mentored by SCUP members) to pursue a higher education planning research project of their choice and present the outcomes of their project. Fellows will receive a one-year membership, complimentary registration to two annual conferences, two-$500 stipends, and registration to SCUP’s Planning Institute 1, or Planning Institute 2. / Due February 22, 2021


  • NEH/FPIRI Fellowships for Scholars Conducting Field-Based Humanities Research in Palestine: The Palestinian American Research Center (PARC) offer National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions (FPIRI) competition for research in the humanities or research that embraces a humanistic approach and methods. Applicants must be scholars who have earned their PhD or completed their professional training and must be U.S. citizens or have lived in the United States for the last three years. Fellowship awards $4,200 per month for a minimum of four and maximum of eight months of research. / Due February 22, 2021


  • UC MEXUS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Research Fellowships: The primary objective of this program is to advance academic scholarship by emerging Mexican researchers and UC scientists and scholars in the early stages of their careers, after obtaining their PhD. In addition, the program seeks to support existing or developing binational academic networks by enhancing collaborative research projects in the humanities, sciences, engineering and computer science. The exchange program is 1 year in duration and sends U.S. scholars to research with Mexican institutions and Mexican scholars to a UC campus of their choosing. A stipend of at least $46,667 is included. / Due February 22, 2021


  • Information Controls Fellowship Program (ICFP): The Information Controls Fellowship Program (ICFP) supports examination into how governments in countries or areas of Open Technology Fund’s core focus are restricting the free flow of information, cutting access to the open internet, and implementing censorship mechanisms, thereby threatening the ability of global citizens to exercise basic human rights and democracy; work focused on mitigation of such threats is also supported. Fellowships are available in 3, 6, 9 and 12-month durations and are typically awarded to postdoctoral scholars, PhD students and other experienced researchers. Applicants from around the world are invited to apply./ Due February 22, 2021


  • European University Institute Policy Leader Fellowship: The European University in Florence is offering 3, 6, or 9 month-long fellowships for early- or mid-career professionals in public policy, politics, civil service, media and non-governmental organisations. In the School of Transnational Governance, fellows will live in Florence, Italy and work in workshops, training and skills development sessions and conferences. Fellows are excepted to contribute to peer discussions and have strong interest in policy issues, especially related to transnational governance. Each fellowship is fully-funded with a grant of 2,500 euros per month for applicants from anywhere in the world. / Due February 22, 2021


  • FFAR Fellowship Program: The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at North Carolina State University is offering Future Leaders for Food and Agriculture (FFAR) Fellowships for PhD students.. The program is designed for PhD students who have 3-years remaining in their degree program. An industry sponsor and confirmed PhD faculty advisor will be required for each fellow to work with virtually and during annual one-week residential sessions. The 3-year fellowship is jointly funded by FFAR and industry or analogous sponsors with the goal of developing the fellows “soft skills” in the field of agriculture and life science. / Due February 22, 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. There are programs in Baltimore, Charlotte, DC, Fort Worth, Indiana, Nashville, New York City and New Orleans. 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. Multiple deadlines, check website for earlier deadlines. / Due February 23, 2021


  • Graduate Education and the Professoriate Fellowship: Western Michigan University Graduate Education and the Professoriate (WMU-GEP) Fellowships are available to U.S. citizens who derive from African-American, Hispanic, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, or Native American (with tribal affiliation) heritage and who have secured regular admission to a doctoral degree program in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, or mathematics) or SBE (sociology, political science, psychology, or economics) area. The GEP Fellowship is competitive and awarded to exceptional students. Recipients of the WMU-GEP Fellowship will receive an annual stipend of $18,202. / Due February 24, 2021


  • Early Career Fellowship: Early Career Fellowships aim to provide career development opportunities for those who are at a relatively early stage of their academic careers, but who have a proven record of research. All candidates must hold a doctorate or have equivalent research experience. Applicants must either hold a degree from a UK higher education institution or must hold an academic position in the UK (e.g. fixed-term lectureship, fellowship). The intention is to support the career development of those building an academic career within the UK. The Trust will contribute 50% of each Fellow’s total salary up to £25,000 per annum and provides a £6000/year research expenses allowance. / Due February 25, 2021


  • Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship: The Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship gives academic and professional opportunities to women journalists who focus on covering human rights and social justice. Fellows will have the chance to complete research and coursework at MIT’s Center for International Studies and participate in internships with media outlets including The Boston Globe and The New York Times. The Fellowship is open to women journalists worldwide working in print, broadcast and/or Internet-based media, including freelancers. Applicants must have a minimum of three years professional experience working full-time in news media. A fixed monthly stipend will be provided to cover housing, meals, and ground transportation during the fellowship. / Due February 25, 2021


  • Trustey Family STEM Teaching Fellows Program: Animated by the mission of the University of Notre Dame, the Center for STEM Education conducts and applies research to improve STEM teaching and learning for all students, especially students from underrepresented populations and students in Catholic schools. The Center seeks to increase student interest in, identity with, and learning of the STEM disciplines through unique programs, such as the Trustey Family STEM Teaching Fellows. This fellowship spans three summers and two school years to form STEM teachers for the middle grades. Fellows apply as school-based teams ranging from 3-5 members to enact a STEM impact plan. / Due February 25, 2021


  • Jewish Service Corps: Every year, Avodah recruits young adults ages 21-26 from across the United States to spend a year in our Jewish Service Corps working at leading nonprofits in Chicago, New Orleans, New York, and Washington, DC. Our Corps Members live together and learn together in a supportive, pluralistic community at the crossroads of social activism and Jewish life. The placement organization will pay you a monthly stipend, a portion of which is paid to Avodah to cover basic housing costs like rent and utilities. / Due February 25, 2021


  • Goodwin Procter 1L Diversity Fellowship: The Goodwin 1L Diversity Fellowships offer awards of $7,500 to diverse students who work in public interest positions the summer after their first year of law school. Selected fellows are guaranteed a “straight-to-callback” interview with a Goodwin Procter office of their choice in the interviewing season during their second year of law school. Fellows are also invited to participate in some of our summer associate program events during their summer at the public interest organization. / Due February 26, 2021


  • Daiches-Manning Memorial Fellowship in 18th-Century Scottish Studies: The fellowship provides a bursary of US$3000/£1800* towards travel and accommodation in support of research on any aspect of eighteenth-century Scottish studies. It is open to post-doctoral scholars of all nationalities, in all disciplines, and at all career levels. The Fellowship is for 2-6 months and may be taken at any time of the year. Fellows are expected to be in residence in Edinburgh for the duration of the Fellowship and to participate fully in IASH activities. IASH is housed in an eighteenth-century courtyard close to the Edinburgh University Library, and about twenty scholars are in residence at any time. / Due February 26, 2021


  • Poynter-Koch Media and Journalism Fellowship: The Charles Koch Institute’s Media and Journalism Fellowship provides promising writers, reporters, and multimedia professionals the opportunity to develop and refine their professional skills while working full-time in the industry. The year-long fellowship offers world-class curriculum and an individualized experience—including summits, online webinars, professional skills training, industry speakers, and mentoring—for the next generation of journalists and storytellers. This fellowship was created for those who share the Charles Koch Institute’s dedication to free speech and the role of a free press in society. Salary is commensurate with work experience and educational background. / Due February 26, 2021


  • EnCorps STEM Teaching Fellowship: The EnCorps STEM Teaching Fellowship is a career pathway that includes a volunteer pre-service component: tutoring and/or guest teaching in high-need schools and after-school programs. Fellows are matched with an EnCorps partner school and commit to 2-5 hours per week. EnCorps provides study materials for such exams as the CSET, credentialing resources and research and scholarship and professional development award opportunities. Applicants must have 3+ 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 Sacramento Area, Greater Los Angeles Area, Orange County, or San Diego. Final deadline in April. / Due February 26, 2021


  • IC Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program: The IC Postdoc Program offers scientists and engineers from a wide variety of disciplines unique opportunities to conduct research relevant to the Intelligence Community. The research is conducted by the postdocs, while working in partnership with a research advisor and collaborating with an advisor from the intelligence community. Postdoc appointments are for 24 months, but can allow for a third year, if outlined in the original proposal. Fellows receive annual stipends of $75,000-$79,000 plus extra funding for travel and laboratory expenses. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and have received their PhD within the last 5 years. / Due February 26, 2021


  • Mariam K. Chamberlain Fellowship in Women and Public Policy: Mariam K. Chamberlain Fellows work as general research assistants on a variety of projects related to women’s public policy issues. In addition, fellows attend related Congressional briefings, policy seminars and meetings. Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree in a social science discipline, statistics, or women’s studies and have strong quantitative and library research skills. Compensation for the fellowship is $31,000 over the 9-month period, plus health insurance and a public transportation stipend. / Due February 26, 2021


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