You’ve got 8 weeks to apply! This week’s shortlist has opportunities for health professionals, creative artists, and writers to pursue independent projects. There are also postdoctoral fellowships and programs that would let you collaborate with legislators and community members. Apply now!
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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: March 8 – 14, 2020
- Neighborhood 360° Fellows: Neighborhood 360° Fellows help community-based organizations complete commercial revitalization projects and connect local stakeholders to City resources. The fellows are paid, full-time community development professionals, community organizers, or planners. Fellows will receive a salary of $33,000 over the course of the 10-month fellowship and also receive benefits. Applicants must be New York residents and will work on different projects including: business attraction/retention, merchant organizing and placemaking. / Due March 8, 2020
- Forge Fellowship: The Roosevelt Institute Forge Fellowship is a summer opportunity for students currently enrolled at community colleges and public universities across the country that do not have an existing Roosevelt chapter on their campus. Participants will be trained in core policy, organizing, and base-building skills, and receive one-on-one guidance from Roosevelt staff and alumni as they build chapters and launch policy projects. Fellows will receive a stipend of $1,500 plus funding to cover work expenses and travel costs while attending a retreat in New York; additional school year funding is available. / Due March 8, 2020
- Teach For India: The Teach For India Fellowship program is a 2 year full-time paid commitment in which we place the most promising graduates and professionals as full-time teachers in under-resourced and low-income schools. Students and professionals with a Bachelor’s Degree at the time of joining the Fellowship are invited to apply. Applicants need to be either of Indian citizenship or of Indian origin. Teach For India Fellows will be paid a salary of Rs. 17,500 per month. Four deadlines, check website. / Due March 8, 2020
- Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies Postdoctoral Fellowships: The Y&S Nazarian Center at UCLA invites postdoctoral scholars for a 1-year fellowship to pursue research on the modern state of Israel. Fellows will teach 1 undergraduate course during their stay and participate in other events at UCLA as they work on their projects. Applicants with accredited PhDs in a wide range of disciplines are invited to apply and a salary, health insurance and other UCLA amenities will be provided to the fellow. / Due March 9, 2020
- Artist Trust Fellowship: Artist Trust Fellowships are designed to recognize artistic achievement, dedication to an artistic discipline and potential for further professional development. 8 grants at $10,000 each will be awarded in Music, Media, Literary and Craft disciplines are awarded in even-numbered years and Emerging Fields & Cross-Disciplinary, Performing, Visual and Traditional & Folk Arts in odd-numbered years. Applicants must be a practicing artist, age 18 or older by application deadline date, a generative artist, and a resident of Washington State at the time of application and when the award is granted. / Due March 9, 2020
- Judith Graham Pool Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: JGP Postdoctoral Research Fellowships provide research support for up to two years. Permissible research topics include pre-clinical or basic science research on the biochemical, genetic or hematologic aspects of hemophilia or von Willebrand disease. Other topics might focus on liver disease, HIV/AIDS, orthopedics, women’s health issues, psychosocial or other therapeutic modalities as they pertain to bleeding disorders. Candidates must have completed doctoral training and apply for the JGP fellowship award from a doctoral, postdoctoral, internship or residency training program. U.S. citizenship is not required. / Due March 9, 2020
- Allegheny Mountain School Fellowship: The funded 18-month Fellowship prepares and empowers individuals to become teachers and ambassadors for a more vibrant and accessible local food system. In the first six months of the program (Phase I), Fellows study food system issues and opportunities and gain hands-on experience on a diversified farm. Over the course of the next year (Phase II), Fellows apply their training as they work with service organizations on community projects designed to build healthy communities through food and education. Fellows receive a $1,000 stipend upon the successful completion of Phase I and an annual stipend of $18,000 (less payroll taxes) during Phase II. / Due March 9, 2020
- James Madison Graduate Fellowships: The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers $24,000 James Madison Graduate Fellowships to a select group of individuals desiring to become outstanding secondary level teachers of the American Constitution. Fellowship applicants compete only against other applicants from the states of their legal residence. Generally, one Fellowship per state is awarded each year. / Due March 9, 2020
- NIF/Shatil Social Justice Fellowship: The NIF/Shatil Social Justice Fellowship is a 10-month immersive experience in Israel, where fellows work on cutting-edge social justice issues alongside veteran activists. Fellows spend four days per week working on the front lines of social change in Israel at a premiere Israeli social change organization. In addition to monthly seminars, fellows will learn about coalition and movement building from experts. Living expenses are covered by a stipend. Fellows should have strong Hebrew language skills or proficiency in Arabic. /Due March 10, 2020
- NEA Literature Fellowships: Creative Writing: The NEA Literature Fellowships program offers $25,000 grants in prose (fiction and creative nonfiction) and poetry to published creative writers that enable recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career advancement. The program operates on a two-year cycle with fellowships in prose and poetry available in alternating years. Only citizens or permanent residents of the United States are eligible to apply. Candidates must meet the fellowship’s publication requirements. / Due March 11, 2020
- Health Policy Research Scholars: Health Policy Research Scholars is a national change leadership development opportunity for full-time doctoral students from underrepresented populations or historically disadvantaged backgrounds, entering the second or third year of their doctoral program, from any academic discipline who are training to be researchers and are interested in health policy research. Participants complete their doctoral programs at their home institutions across the U.S. Participants will attend at least one annual gathering (travel funded by the program), participate in leadership development training, coursework and mentoring, and receive an annual stipend of up to $30,000 for up to four years. Participants are also eligible for a competitive dissertation grant of up to $10,000. / Due March 11, 2020
- Clinical Scholars: This fellowship is for health professionals seeking to build stronger, healthier, more equitable communities through work in their chosen professions. The 3-year program provides substantial grant funding (ranging from $315,000-$525,000) for a project in fellows’ local communities that directly addresses the root causes of inequity in health. The fellowship includes intensive learning, mentoring and networking to help fellows become more effective leaders of transformational change. Applicants should have completed their clinical training five years before the start of the program. / Due March 11, 2020
- Interdisciplinary Research Leaders: Fellows in this national leadership development program are researchers and community partners working together in three-person teams. Some are advancing existing projects; others represent new and unexpected collaborations that bring many perspectives to a critical issue. Individuals must apply as part of a team of three—two researchers and one community partner (teams can be newly formed or already existing). Researchers must have a terminal degree (PhD, MD, DrPH) or a master’s degree with extensive professional experience. The time commitment is approximately one day per week–approximately 20% FTE — for three years. To support the fellows’ time to participate in the program, each fellow will receive financial support of $25,000 per person for each year of the three-year program. / Due March 11, 2020
- Social Work Health Care Education and Leadership Scholars: This grant will support 5 doctoral fellowships, including one Jane B. Aron Doctoral Fellowship, annually, during the anticipated 5-year funding period, in the amount of up to $17,900 each to applicants with demonstrated commitment to the field of health social work and engaged in dissertation research related to health care practice, policy or education. Eligible applicants must be NASW and CSWE members and be enrolled in a doctoral program in a social work education program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. Applicants must demonstrate commitment to the field of health social work and be engaged in dissertation research related to health care social work education, policy or practice. / Due March 11, 2020
- New York City Teaching Fellows: Our mission is to recruit and prepare high-quality, dedicated individuals to become teachers who raise student achievement in the New York City classrooms that need them most. We look for successful, driven individuals from different backgrounds and careers. Fellows teach full-time while earning a Master’s degree in Education at a partnering university. Fellows will receive a stipend of $2,500 during pre-service training, and then are eligible to be hired as a full-time teacher. Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree, be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and are not certified to teach in New York or other states. / Due March 11, 2020
- Food Corps: Food Corps members teach children about food and nutrition in the classroom by developing and teaching lesson plans to grades ranging from kindergarten through high school, integrating activities into subjects such as math, science and history, working with teachers and school administrators to increase food and nutrition education in curricula, and more. You will be placed with one service site for your year-long term. FoodCorps service sites operate under 12-15 host sites, each located in a different state. Fellows receive a $17,500 living allowance, a $5,730 AmeriCorps Segal Education Award, health insurance and other benefits. / Due March 13, 2020
- Charles and Kathleen Manatt Democracy Studies Fellowship Program: The Manatt Fellowship Program brings outstanding graduate students to the Washington, DC area each year to support fellows’ independent research in democracy development, election administration, legal frameworks and civic participation in the political process. Fellows carry out self-directed research under the mentorship of IFES staff during a fellowship term of 6-10 weeks. A stipend of $5K is included and fellows must complete a paper for public or IFES internal presentation. Ideal candidates are law students or Master’s and PhD students in international relations or political science. Open to students at universities in select states in the Midwest U.S. / Due March 13, 2020
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