Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: November 21 – December 4, 2021

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This list includes many opportunities for researchers and writers

In this list of upcoming fellowship deadlines, there are many fully-funded Ph.D. fellowships including options in pharmacology, physics, economics, education, computer science, and biological sciences. There are also programs for professionals in journalism, the arts, and education. Apply now!

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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: November 21 – December 4, 2021


  • Leadership in Government Fellowship: The Open Society Foundations’ Leadership in Government Fellowship Program was founded in 2016 to support former senior-level government staff in the United States and its territories who have recently left public service and have played a significant role in advancing social change from within government in the U.S. and its territories at the local, state, or federal levels. Fellows propose a project, which must relate to one or more of U.S. Programs’ four central goals: justice system reform (including drug policy), strengthening democratic practice, equality for racial minorities and immigrants, and economic advancement. Fellows will receive a stipend ($90,000 to $130,000) depending on work experience, seniority, and percentage of time committed to the project, which will range from 12-18 months in duration. / Due November 22, 2021


  • Tiny Beam Fund Fellowships: The Tiny Beam fund is offering 4-month fellowships for academic researchers interested in the negative impacts of global industrial food animal production – from Ph.D. candidates to senior scholars. All applicants must hold Ph.D./doctoral degrees or be enrolled in Ph.D./doctoral programs. Three categories of awards are available ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 and will be awarded twice a year for a spring/summer round and fall/winter round. There are no restrictions as to applicants’ place of residence or citizenship. / Due November 24, 2021


  • University of Toronto Fully Funded PhD Programs in Public Health: The University of Toronto offers fully-funded Ph.D. Programs in Public Health. There are 4 PhDs offered including biostatistics, epidemiology, occupational & environmental health, and social & behavioral health sciences. All tracks include core courses to build a solid foundation in public health understanding and philosophy before diving deeper into the specialization. Collaboration in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health is encouraged and students will also have access to the faculty and resources of the University of Toronto. Students are fully funded through tuition waivers and a living stipend. / Due November 26, 2021


  • 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 the website. / Due November 28, 2021


  • Fellowship for Public Education Leadership: The Fellowship for Public Education Leadership is a tuition-free executive leadership program for senior-level public education leaders from across the country who are dedicated to strengthening public school systems and the communities they serve. Fellows drive transformative work happening in urban school districts, charter networks, and state and federal education agencies that advance equity and excellence for all students. The 10-month program seeks to bolster efforts to achieve performance improvements through participant-centered learning, peer coaching, and project work. / Due November 30, 2021


  • Study Scholarships for Foreign Graduates in the Fields of Fine Art, Design/Visual Communication and Film: DAAD scholarships offer graduates the opportunity to continue their education in Germany with a postgraduate or continuing course of study. Foreign applicants who have gained a first university degree in the fields of Fine Art, Design/Visual Communication, and Film are eligible. In this study program, you can complete: a Master’s degree/postgraduate degree leading to a final qualification, or a complementary course that does not lead to a final qualification at a state or state-recognized German university of your choice (not an undergraduate course). If you are not a citizen of the United States or Canada, it is usually required that your last degree was obtained in the US/Canada, or you will have received a degree here before your scholarship starts. / Due November 30, 2021


  • EDF Climate Corps Fellows: EDF Climate Corps seeks top graduate students studying business, engineering, sustainability, environmental management, public policy, or other relevant degrees, who are eligible to work in the United States. For 10-12 weeks, EDF Climate Corps fellows are embedded within leading organizations to identify customized energy management solutions. Fellows are paid $1,250/week and reimbursed for travel expenses to the May training and fall Energy Solutions Exchange (network) event. / Due November 30, 2021


  • Bayer Foundation Fellowship Program: The Fellowship Program consists of five scholarship programs that offer tailored financial support. Scholarships are granted to students and young professionals (up to two years after graduation) from Germany wishing to realize a study or research project abroad or to foreign students/young professionals who would like to pursue a project in Germany. Foundation Fellowships for academic scientific research in the Life Sciences for MSc, Ph.D. and medical students, STEM education, and young professionals without a university education working in the Life Science Industry. / Due November 30, 2021


  • OSU Fully Funded Ph.D. Program in Physics: Ohio State University (OSU) offers a fully-funded Ph.D. Program in Physics. In the Ph.D. program, the first year and some of the second year is spent studying coursework. These courses are designed to strengthen and extend knowledge of the theoretical foundations of physics and to introduce students to areas of current interest in the field. After the first-year students choose a research advisor and a specific field within physics on which to write their thesis. From this point on research will be independent with help from the research advisor. Ph.D. students receive a tuition waiver and a stipend, allowing them to focus on their research. / Due November 30, 2021


  • Phi Kappa Phi Dissertation Fellowship: The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi annually awards ten Dissertation Fellowships of $10,000 each to active members who are doctoral candidates and are completing dissertations. The fellowship supports students in the dissertation writing stage of doctoral study. Awards are for 12 months of dissertation writing. All pre-dissertation requirements should be met by the application deadline, including approval of the dissertation proposal. The Dissertation Fellowship is open to all active (dues current) Phi Kappa Phi members who attend the U.S. regionally accredited, a doctoral-granting institution of higher education. / Due November 30, 2021


  • János M. Bak Research Fellowship on Medieval Central Europe: The recipient will be an early- or mid-career researcher (no more than 15 years from the award of the Ph.D.) who has already made a significant contribution to research in any field of study on Central Europe in the period between 800 and 1600 CE. The fellowship is open to scholars of any nationality. Fellows will be asked to give a public lecture at CEU and be available for consultation with CEU students. The duration of the fellowship will be three months, preferably from January to March. Fellows will receive a monthly stipend of EUR 2000 and are expected to be in residence in Budapest. / Due November 30, 2021


  • University Summer Course Grant: This program provides scholarships to attend a broad range of 3- to 4-week summer language courses at German universities which focus mainly on the German language and literary, cultural, political, and economic aspects of modern and contemporary Germany. Extensive extracurricular programs complement and reinforce the core material. Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to apply. A number of the University Summer Course Grants are made possible by the DAAD Alumni Association of the US, including one that is specially earmarked for an applicant in the fine arts. / Due December 1, 2021


  • 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 before the start of the fellowship. Full fellowships carry a stipend of up to $60,000 for one year. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Berlin Program for Advanced German and European Studies Fellowships: The Program supports North American scholars in all social science and humanities disciplines, including historians working on modern and contemporary German and European history. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian nationals or permanent residents who are either full-time graduate students who have completed all coursework required for a Ph.D. or have received their doctorates within the past two calendar years. Awards provide between 10 and 12 months of research support and a generous travel allowance for intra-European research. / Due December 1, 2021


  • AIP Congressional Science Fellowship Program: The American Institute of Physics, in partnership with the Acoustical Society of America (ASA), annually sponsors one scientist to spend a year providing analytical expertise and scientific advice to Congress. The program enables scientists to broaden their experience through direct involvement with the legislative and policy processes. Fellows gain a perspective that, ideally, will enhance not only their careers but also the physics community’s ability to more effectively communicate with its representatives in Congress. Fellowships are for one year, usually running September through August, and include a stipend of $77,500. / Due December 1, 2021


  • APS Congressional Science Fellowships: The APS aims, based on to provide a public service by making available individuals with scientific knowledge and skills to Members of Congress, few of whom have a technical background. Fellowships are for one year, usually running from September through August. Qualifications include a Ph.D. in physics or a closely related field, a strong interest in science and technology policy, and, preferably, some experience in applying scientific knowledge toward the solution of societal problems. / Due December 1, 2021


  • AAUW Selected Professions Fellowships: AAUW Selected Professions Fellowships to provide opportunities for women to pursue graduate and first-professional degrees in architecture, computer and information sciences, engineering, and mathematics, fields where women traditionally have been underrepresented and where the employment outlook and earnings potential are strong. To address the underrepresentation of women of color in promising professions and encourage cultural diversity in these areas, fellowships in business administration, law, and medicine are also available, but only to women of color. Recipients must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Alfa Fellowship Program: Gain competitive skills for the global workplace plus experience in the business, policy, and cultural environments of Russia and the region. This unparalleled opportunity has enabled over 200 professionals from the U.S., U.K., and Germany to elevate their careers since 2004. Fully funded, the program includes language training, seminars, and an extended professional assignment for up to 18 fellows annually. Fellows receive a monthly stipend, program related-travel costs, accommodation, and insurance. Russian language proficiency is preferred but not required. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Knight-Wallace Fellowship: The Knight-Wallace Fellowships offer accomplished journalists from all facets of the profession an academic year of study and collaborative learning at the University of Michigan.  Reporters, editors, data experts, designers, and entrepreneurs from the U.S. and abroad expand their knowledge, develop new ideas, pilot special programs, and address challenges facing the journalism industry.  Our fellows devise a personalized study plan and participate in twice-weekly seminars. Extensive travel is a core component of the Knight-Wallace experience, with news tours to  Brazil and South Korea. Stipends of $75,000 for U.S. fellows (varied for international fellows). / Due December 1, 2021


  • Humane Studies Fellowships: The Humane Studies Fellowship is a non-residency fellowship program that awards $2,000-$15,000 per year to each participant and provides individual advising and a support network to foster academic success. The fellowship is open to full-time graduate students (including law students) from accredited universities anywhere in the world with research interests related to liberty in society, who are relating their work to the humanities (even if the core discipline falls outside the humanities) and dedicated to advancing the ideas of liberty through research and teaching. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program: The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion at the U.S. Department of Defense. Includes full tuition and a stipend of $25K – $38K, and other benefits. Undergraduate applicants must be currently enrolled in a U.S. college or university. Graduate applicants can be either currently enrolled in a U.S. university or awaiting notification of admission. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Public Health Informatics Fellowship Program: The Public Health Informatics Fellowship Program (PHIFP) is a 2-year applied training fellowship for professionals with a master’s or higher degree. We train professionals to apply principles of public health informatics to the practice of public health. Public health informatics is the systematic application of information and computer science and technology to public health practice, research, and learning. A doctoral (e.g., Ph.D., MD, PharmD) or master’s level degree is required. Relocation to Atlanta, Georgia is required. U.S. citizenship is not required. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Belfer Center Fellowships: The Belfer Center at Harvard University offers both pre-doctoral and post-doctoral research fellowships for one year, with a possibility for renewal. Applications for fellowships are welcome from recent recipients of the Ph.D. or equivalent degree, university faculty members, and employees of government, military, international, humanitarian, and private research institutions who have acquired appropriate professional experience. The Center seeks applications from political scientists, lawyers, economists, those in the natural sciences, and others of diverse disciplinary backgrounds. The Center offers 10-month stipends of $20K-$34K. / Due December 1, 2021


  • East-West Center Graduate Degree Fellowship Program: East-West Center Graduate Degree Fellowship Program provides funding for graduate and doctoral students to participate in residential, educational, research and leadership development programs at the East-West Center while pursuing a graduate degree at the University of Hawaii. The program links advanced and interdisciplinary analysis of emergent regional issues with experiential leadership learning. Citizens or permanent residents of the United States or countries in the Pacific and Asia, including Russia, are eligible. Provides tuition and fees, accommodation, health insurance, book allowance, and a partial living stipend. / Due December 1, 2021


  • D. Kim Foundation Fellowships: The D. Kim Foundation provides fellowships and grants to support graduate students and young scholars who are working in the history of science and technology in East Asia from the beginning of the 20th century, regardless of their nationality, origins, or gender. Comparative studies of East Asia and the West as well as studies in related fields (mathematics, medicine, and public health) are also welcome. One postdoctoral fellowship (up to $55,000) will be awarded annually, and 1-2 fellowships (up to $25,000 each) will be awarded to Ph.D. candidates who are writing their dissertations; Travel grants ($2500) are also available. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Wallace Stegner Fellowship: The Wallace Stegner Fellowship at Stanford University provides 10 two-year professional fellowships annually: 5 fellowships in fiction writing and 5 fellowships in poetry writing. Fellows meet weekly in a 3-hour class with teachers, but do not need to meet any curricular demands except for attending workshops. The Fellowship does not offer a degree. Candidates must demonstrate the quality of their creative work, their willingness to develop their skills, and their capacity to expand their expertise. Fellowships receive a stipend of $26,000 annually and Stanford University pays educational costs and medical health insurance. / Due December 1, 2021


  • 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. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship: The educational mission of the Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship is to train individuals at the fellowship level to become future Laboratory Directors and/or expert consultants to support the growing field of clinical Molecular Genetic Pathology in academic and non-academic settings. Training is typically one year and is tailored to the long-term career interests of the fellow. Additional years of training may be available. Applicants must be board-eligible or board-certified in Pathology or Medical Genetics. / Due December 1, 2021


  • AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship in Education Research: The Council of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) established the fellowship program to provide support for doctoral dissertation research, to advance education research by outstanding minority graduate students, and to improve the quality and diversity of university faculties. This fellowship is targeted at members of racial and ethnic groups historically underrepresented in higher education (e.g., African Americans, Alaskan Natives, American Indians, Asian Americans, Hispanics or Latinos, and Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islanders). Eligible graduate students for the AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship in Education Research will be at the writing stage of their dissertation by the beginning of the fellowship. Include a $19,000 stipend to study education, teaching, learning, or other education research topic. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Fulbright Schuman International Educator Grants: Grants are available for professionals in international education administration from European universities to research at a U.S. institution within a field that would be mutually beneficial to both institutions. Research projects should provide a comparative U.S.-EU perspective on global issues within international higher education and/or share best practices within the field. Proficiency in English is required. Stipends of 3,000 Euro/month (in a dollar equivalent) are provided as well as a 2k travel grant and a J-1 visa sponsorship. Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with 3 years of experience in international education is required. / Due December 1, 2021


  • UCLA Fully Funded PhD in Molecular Pharmacology: The Molecular Pharmacology Ph.D. in Diagnostics, Therapeutics, and Biology of Disease is a part of the broader UCLA graduate programs in bioscience. This interdepartmental “Home Area” provides beginning Ph.D. students with training in basic and clinical research and provides them with a foundational knowledge of biological systems and disease states. Students are supported throughout their studies through fully-funded packages that allow them to focus on their research. These fully-funded packages include full payment of tuition, fees, and health insurance and also include a stipend. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Duke University Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology and Cancer Biology: Duke University offers fully-funded programs to earn a Ph.D. 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 1, 2021


  • University of Pennsylvania Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology: The University of Pennsylvania provides full funding for Ph.D. students in Pharmacology. Most students spend two pre-thesis years in coursework, laboratory rotations, seminars, journal clubs, and related activities. Advisors help students tailor a degree program to their interests and select a focus in several pharmacological fields including pharmacogenetics and cell signaling. All PGG students maintaining satisfactory academic progress receive financial support until they have completed all Ph.D. requirements. This includes a twelve-month stipend of $32,000 plus tuition, fees, and health insurance. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Yale University Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology: Yale University offers fully-funded Ph.D. programs in Pharmacology. The Department of Pharmacology offers integrated and interdisciplinary opportunities for graduate study under the Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS). Students entering the BBS program can take courses, participate in laboratory rotations, and perform thesis research with any of the more than 200 faculty members in the biological sciences at Yale. The program of study will emphasize an integrated view of pharmacology and disease built upon a rigorous foundation of basic sciences. Ph.D. students receive full tuition payment and a stipend of $35,150 per year. / Due December 1, 2021


  • University of Michigan Fully Funded PhD in Chemical Engineering: The University of Michigan offers fully-funded Ph.D. Programs in Chemical Engineering. Each student is mentored by a research advisor throughout their degree program and can focus on many different research areas including catalysis & reactions, biomolecular engineering, cellular engineering, computing and simulation, nanotechnology, materials, polymers, and complex fluids, sustainable energy, and microfabricated systems. All accepted Ph.D. applicants are supported with full tuition, a stipend, and health insurance for 5 years. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Harvard University Fully Funded PhD in Education: Harvard offers a fully-funded Ph.D. program in Education. Ph.D. candidates will enjoy unrestricted access to collaborate with scholars across all Harvard graduate schools on original interdisciplinary research. Guided by the goal of having a transformative impact on education research, policy, and practice, graduates focus their independent research in various domains, including human development, learning and teaching, policy analysis and evaluation, institutions and society, and instructional practice. Ph.D. students receive full financial support including tuition, health fees, and a stipend for basic living expenses. / Due December 1, 2021


  • University of California Irvine Fully Funded PhD Program in Education: UC Irvine offers a fully-funded Ph.D. program in Education. Students receive quality mentoring, relevant coursework, and opportunities for research apprenticeships on major projects. The program consists of basic coursework forming a strong foundation for all students before they select a specialization in learning, teaching, cognition, and development (LTCD), educational policy and social context (EPSC), or language, literacy, and technology (LTT). After selecting a specialization, students conduct independent research under an advisor. All accepted students receive payment of tuition and fees, health insurance, and a living stipend. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Stanford University Fully Funded PhD Program in Computer Science: Stanford University offers a fully-funded Ph.D. program in Computer Science. Students begin by completing 3 breadth requirements in mathematical and theoretical foundations, computer systems, and applications to form a foundation in the program. After completing these requirements, students select an advisor and pursue independent research to complete their thesis. Students are encouraged to collaborate with other departments across the university to broaden their research and utilize the Stanford network. All Ph.D. students are fully supported through fellowships, teaching assistantships, and research assistantships. / Due December 1, 2021


  • University of Toronto Fully Funded PhD Program in Computer Science: The University of Toronto offers a fully funded Ph.D. program in Computer Science. Students begin by going through the master’s program coursework to build a solid understanding of Computer Science and then decide on a research area to focus on. There are 14 research areas to choose from including options in artificial intelligence, data science, and informatics. Once a research focus is decided, Ph.D. students conduct independent research under a research advisor in their specified field of study. Students are provided with full financial support throughout their course of study including tuition payment and a stipend. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Cornell University Fully Funded PhD Program in Computer Science: Cornell University offers a fully-funded Ph.D. program in Computer Science. Cornell focuses on teaching a strong foundation in traditional areas such as theory, programming languages, and scientific computing but also offers specializations in artificial intelligence, computer graphics, systems, security, machine learning, and digital libraries. The first year in the program is spent working with the faculty to find the student’s research interests. After deciding on the interest, the student pursues independent research under the guidance of a special committee. All Ph.D. students are offered support for tuition, health insurance, and a stipend. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Harvard University Fully Funded PhD Program in Economics: Harvard offers a fully-funded Ph.D. Program in Economics. Economics students are expected to have a base understanding of economics and mathematics, but a major or master’s in economics is not required. There are many disciplines students can focus on for their doctoral research including environmental economics, economic growth and development, monetary and fiscal policy, international economics, law and economics, behavioral economics, labor economics, and economic history. Collaboration between Harvard’s different departments is encouraged and students are provided with tuition and a stipend throughout their course of study. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Columbia University Fully Funded PhD Program in Environmental Health Sciences: Columbia University offers a fully-funded Ph.D. program in Environmental Health Sciences. Doctoral students acquire an understanding of the application of modern scientific methods and techniques to solve problems related to how environmental exposures affect human health. There are 4 Ph.D. tracks: 1) Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, 2) Environmental Epigenetics and Molecular Mechanisms, 3) Environmental Prevention and Mitigation, and 4) Climate and Health. After selecting a track students conduct independent research under a committee of advisors. All Ph.D. students receive full tuition, a stipend, and health insurance coverage. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Harvard University Fully Funded PhD Program in Biological Sciences in Public Health: Harvard University offers a fully funded Ph.D. program in Biological Sciences in Public Health. Ph.D. students will gain expertise in the prevention and treatment of diseases that affect thousands—even millions—of people. Working with leading public health scientists, fellows will learn both mechanistic and quantitative approaches to biomedical research, while specializing in one of four areas of investigation: the metabolic basis of health and disease, immunology and infectious diseases, gene-environment interactions,  or inflammation and stress responses. All accepted students are fully funded and receive tuition, insurance, and a stipend. / Due December 1, 2021


  • University of Michigan Fully Funded PhD Program in Health Services Organization and Policy: The University of Michigan offers a fully-funded Ph.D. Program in Health Services Organization and Policy. The program’s primary objective is to provide students with the conceptual and analytic skills to address a broad spectrum of health services and policy issues. These issues range from the balance between equity, efficiency, and political feasibility informing social policy to technical considerations in the organization, financing, use, and evaluation of health services. Students are funded through a combination of research assistantships, teaching assistantships, and fellowships which provide tuition, health insurance, and a stipend. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Horowitz Foundation Grants for Social Policy: The Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy supports emerging scholars as they work on projects that address contemporary issues in the social sciences. The foundation supports projects with a social policy application on either a global or local level. Grants are worth a total of $7,500; $5,000 is awarded initially and $2,500 upon completion of the project. Applicants must be current Ph.D. candidates who are working on a department-approved dissertation. Applicants can be from any country and any university in the world. US citizenship or residency is not required. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Princeton University Fully Funded MPP/MPA Programs: The Priceton School of Public and International Affairs offers a one-year Master in Public Policy (MPP) degree for mid-career professionals who are rising leaders in international and domestic public policy. The School also offers a Master in Public Affairs (MPA). The Wilson School aims to enable graduate students to earn a graduate degree without incurring debt, thereby making it more feasible to pursue careers of public service in the public and nonprofit sectors. Unless applicants receive outside scholarships from governmental or other funding agencies, the School will offer each candidate a full scholarship for tuition and a need-based stipend to cover living expenses. Stipends are offered on the basis of each individual and family. / Due December 1, 2021


  • AHA Allan Martin Award: The Allan Martin Award is a research fellowship intended to assist early-career historians further their research in Australian history. Each year, funding of up to $4000 is awarded to assist towards the expenses of a research trip undertaken in support of a project in Australian history. The research may be undertaken in Australia or overseas. The award is available to all early-career historians who have been awarded their Ph.D. within the last 5 years, whether academic, professional, or public historians working in museums, war memorials, and other institutions. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Bloomberg Fellows Program: John’s Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is inviting individuals to work towards a fully-funded MPH or DrPH degree in the fields of Addiction and Overdose, Environmental Challenges, Obesity, and the Food System, Risks to Adolescent Health, and Violence. The Bloomberg Fellows must apply with the organizations for which they work and may study as full-time or part-time students. Upon completion of the academic program, fellows will work for their organization for one year. Check the website for application deadlines as the process is different for the MPH program and the DrPH program. / Due December 1, 2021


  • AAUW Community Action Grants: Community Action Grants provide funds to individuals, AAUW branches, and AAUW state organizations as well as local community-based nonprofit organizations for innovative programs or non-degree research projects that promote education and equity for women and girls. Grant projects must have a direct public impact, be nonpartisan, and take place within the United States or its territories. Special consideration is given to projects focused on K–12 and community college girls’ and women’s achievements in science, technology, engineering, or math. / Due December 1, 2021


  • AAUW Research Publication Grant in Engineering, Medicine, and Science: AAUW’s Research Publication Grant in Engineering, Medicine, and Science funds women conducting research for a project that will culminate in a scholarly scientific publication. The grantee must plan to publish this research in a scholarly scientific publication within six months of the end of the grant year and be listed as the sole author, senior author, first author, or author of equivalent significance. Applicants must be women who hold a doctorate degree in engineering, medicine, or the physical or biological sciences. The award amount will range from $10,000-$35,000. The grant year will run from July 1 to June 30. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Mellon Emerging Faculty Leaders Award: The Mellon Emerging Faculty Leaders Award supports tenure-track junior faculty who have passed their midpoint tenure review—including those from underrepresented groups and others committed to eradicating disparities in their fields—so that they can both engage in and build support systems, networks, and affinity groups that make their fields and campuses more inclusive. The Award offers a $17,500 stipend—$10,000 to be used for summer research support and $7,500 for research assistance during the academic year. Emerging Faculty Leaders may be working in any field of the humanities or social sciences. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Accelerator Science Program to Increase Representation in Engineering (ASPIRE) Fellowship: The ASPIRE Fellows participate in the design, development, and construction of world-leading particle accelerators presently under construction at Fermilab. Under the guidance of an assigned mentor, participants realize professional growth and development by acquiring in-demand engineering skills and establishing professional networks within the U.S.,  accelerator science and technology community. The Fellowship lasts 15-18 months and fellows are paid while in residence. Participants must be able to work in the United States (for student visa holders). / Due December 1, 2021


  • NYU Steinhardt Fully Funded PhD Program in Education: NYU Steinhardt offers fully funded programs for a Ph.D. program in Education. The university offers 21 different Ph.D. programs in education and awards packages covering the full payment of tuition and a yearly living stipend of $25,000. Students are mentored by a scholarly and supportive community dedicated to the art and science of pedagogy. All PhDs go through core courses and then select a concentration on which to write their dissertation. Students will work closely with a research advisor as they complete their dissertation and will have access to NYU’s resources as they research their thesis. / Due December 1, 2021


  • Woolf Institute Cambridge Scholarships: The Woolf Institute and the Cambridge Commonwealth Trust / Cambridge Overseas Trust have agreed to co-fund Ph.D. students at the University of Cambridge. Scholars will be selected from amongst applicants in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Their research must be relevant to the focus of the Woolf Institute – the multi-disciplinary study of relations between Jews, Christians, and Muslims. Each scholarship will cover the full cost of studying for a Ph.D. at the University of Cambridge and will be tenable at any of the thirty-one Cambridge Colleges. Applicants are required to apply to the University in the normal way by the deadlines. / Due December 2, 2021


  • Cambridge International Scholarships Scheme (CISS): Cambridge University will offer via the Cambridge Trusts at least 80 awards to Overseas Students who embark on a research program leading to the Ph.D. Each award has a maximum duration of three years and will underwrite the full cost of fees and maintenance for the duration of the course. In order to be eligible for a CISS award commencing in the next academic year, you must have applied for admission/continuation as a graduate student to the University of Cambridge. / Due December 2, 2021


  • Cambridge Home and European Scholarship Scheme (CHESS): Three-year Ph.D. studentships and M.Phil. Bursaries are open to UK or EU graduate students who are registered for the Ph.D. degree (or NOTAF, CPGS) or M.Phil. in any branch of study within the University. Cambridge University will offer to fund to up to 100 EU students. Applicants must have applied for a Research Council award if they are eligible. The Ph.D. award makes provision for the University Composition and College Fees plus a maintenance stipend (subject to residency criteria). / Due December 2, 2021


  • Gates Cambridge Scholarships: Gates Cambridge Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from outside the UK to pursue a postgraduate degree in any subject at the University of Cambridge. They are awarded on: intellectual ability, leadership capacity, a commitment to improving the lives of others, and a good academic fit between the applicant’s aspirations and abilities and the course at Cambridge for which they are applying. There are two application deadlines: mid-October (US citizens normally resident in the USA) and early December (all other candidates). / Due December 2, 2021


  • Cornell University Fully Funded PhD in Chemical Engineering: Cornell University offers a fully funded Ph.D. program in Chemical Engineering. The program is designed to be a flexible research-oriented degree and students will have access to any department or faculty member with similar interests. There 5 specialization options that are all guided by special committees: biomolecular engineering, complex fluids and polymers, computational and systems biology, nanoscale electronics, photonics and materials processing, and sustainable energy systems. Accepted students receive full funding which includes a stipend, a full-tuition award, and health insurance. / Due December 3, 2021


  • Yenching Scholarship: The Yenching Academy provides a generous graduate scholarship that covers tuition fees, a travel stipend for one round-trip journey between each Scholar’s base city and Beijing, accommodations, and living costs on Peking University’s campus. This specially designed, English-taught program aims to push the study of China beyond the boundaries of traditionally defined Humanities and Social Sciences disciplines. Students from around the world are invited to apply and can choose between many different fields to base their thesis on including law, economics, international relations, philosophy, literature, and history. / Due December 3, 2021


  • Research Scholarship in Photograph Conservation: Fellowships at The Met are an opportunity for a community of scholars from around the world to use the Museum as a place for exchange, research, and professional advancement. The research scholar in photograph conservation works on-site in the photograph conservation lab of the Sherman Fairchild Center for Works on Paper and Photograph Conservation. The research scholar is expected to have a graduate degree in conservation or equivalent experience and should be completely committed to the conservation of photographs as his or her area of specialization. Fellowships are for 2 years and include a stipend of $52,000 per year. / Due December 3, 2021


  • Harold W. Rosenthal Fellowship in International Relations: The Harold W. Rosenthal Fellowship offers qualified students pursuing a career in international relations the opportunity to spend a summer in professional fellowship positions with a Member of Congress or in the State Department or other agencies. Candidates for the Fellowship must be a graduate student in international relations who plans to continue his or her education after the summer internship. Students may obtain applications through the career director’s office of participating schools. / Due December 3, 2021


  • Zahedi Family Fellowship: The Zahedi Family Fellowship is a 12-week residential fellowship focusing on the new Zahedi Archive (which includes both diplomatic correspondence and collected photos) at Stanford University. During the fellowship period, the Zahedi Fellow is expected to pursue independent research in residency and to hold a lecture, seminar, or workshop on his or her research. The fellowship is open to scholars and artists working on the modern history of Iran, particularly the period of 1941 to 1979. Preference will be given to scholars who have worked on aspects of modern Iranian foreign policy, history, and culture. Fluency in Persian is required. / Due December 3, 2021


  • University of Minnesota Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology: The University of Minnesota offers fully-funded Ph.D. programs in Pharmacology. The on-site, full-time degree programs include lab rotations to build practical experience in several fields within pharmacology including cancer and infectious disease, neuropharmacology and neurodegeneration, cell signaling and drug addiction, and toxicology. After selecting a research advisor, students will spend the bulk of their graduate training in their advisor’s laboratory. All students in the Ph.D. program hold research assistantships that include payment of tuition and fees, a stipend, and health insurance. / Due December 4, 2021


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