Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: November 22 – December 5, 2020

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There are many opportunities for funded graduate study in this week’s list

You’ve got 8 weeks to apply! There are many fully-funded Ph.D. fellowships in this list, including options in pharmacology, physics, economics, education, and the biological sciences. There are also programs for professionals in journalism, the arts, and education. Apply now!

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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: November 22 – December 5, 2020


  • 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 23, 2020


  • 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 PhD candidates to senior scholars. All applicants must hold PhD/doctoral degrees or be enrolled in PhD/doctoral programs. Three category 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, 2020


  • Accountability Incubator: The Accountability Incubator Lab’s flagship initiative to provide passionate and innovative young leaders from Nepal, Pakistan, Liberia, Mali and Nigeria with catalytic support to develop and implement low-cost, high-impact solutions for accountability in their communities. The two-year intensive program provides accountapreneurs with: training and knowledge building; hands-on mentoring and management support; network and community building; media outreach; and up to $10,000 in seed funding contingent upon performance. Participants are expected to work a minimum of 20 hours per week in order to effectively develop their project. / Due November 25, 2020


  • University of Toronto Fully Funded PhD Programs in Public Health: The University of Toronto offers fully funded PhD 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 27, 2020


  • 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 programme, 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-recognised 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, 2020


  • KAUST Fellowship: The KAUST Fellowship is the general scholarship program of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). All admitted students receive the benefits of the KAUST Fellowship which includes full tuition, a living stipend of $20-30K, housing, and other benefits. All applicants must demonstrate proficiency in English. There is no minimum GPA requirement but the average GPA of admitted students is 3.7 out of 4.0. KAUST encourages students seeking to earn graduate degrees from Saudi Arabia and around the world to apply. / Due November 30, 2020


  • Creative Armenia-AGBU Fellowships: The Creative Armenia-AGBU Fellowships is a program for artists across all disciplines, and from anywhere in the world. Providing a full package of support that includes a $5,000 stipend, mentorship, industry connections, and promotion for innovative artists of Armenian origin (or who have a demonstrated interest in Armenian culture), the program seeks to cultivate creators on the front lines of Armenia’s cultural future. / Due November 30, 2020


  • OSU Fully Funded PhD Program in Physics: Ohio State University (OSU) offers a fully funded PhD Program in Physics. In the PhD program, the first year and some of the second year are spent studying course work. 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. PhD students receive a tuition waiver and a stipend, allowing them to focus on their research. / Due November 30, 2020


  • University of Michigan Fully Funded PhD Program in Health Services Organization and Policy: The University of Michigan offers a fully funded PhD 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 in forming 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, 2020


  • Drexel Fund Founders Program: The Drexel Fund offers a paid fellowship to innovative leaders with a strong desire and plan to launch high-quality, private schools for low-income children. The fellowship includes leadership coaching, cohort training and school launch support. Founders receive a living stipend and a budget for their individual learning plans during a one-year fellowship that culminates in founders requesting school start-up funding. Fellows with approved program plans will receive financial resources while starting the school as they grow full capacity. Successful schools will also be eligible for more funding to expand the school model. / Due December 1, 2020


  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Food Security and the Environment: Stanford University’s Center on Food Security and the Environment addresses critical global issues of hunger, poverty and environmental degradation by generating vital knowledge and policy-relevant solutions. The FSE post-doc will be awarded to promising young scholars with a demonstrated ability to do innovative and rigorous work related to global hunger, poverty alleviation, and environmental degradation. Successful candidates will be expected to lead projects of their own design, while also interacting with other faculty and students at FSE. The position is for one year, at a competitive annual salary and benefits package. / Due December 1, 2020


  • 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. Over the course of 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 December 1, 2020


  • AAUW Selected Professions Fellowships: AAUW Selected Professions Fellowships 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, 2020


  • Alfa Fellowship Program: A distinguished international initiative that each year offers up to 18 accomplished young Americans and Britons and three Germans the opportunity to complete a high-level professional development program in Russia. Fellows complete work placements at leading institutions, attend professional seminars, and receive intensive language training. Fellows receive a monthly stipend, language training, program-related travel costs, housing and insurance. Russian proficiency is preferred; qualified candidates with fluency in another second language may be considered. / Due December 1, 2020


  • UCLA Fully Funded PhD in Molecular Pharmacology: The Molecular Pharmacology PhD in Diagnostics, Therapeutics and Biology of Disease is a part of the broader UCLA graduate programs in bioscience. This interdepartmental “Home Area” provides beginning PhD 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 a full payment of tuition, fees and health insurance and also include a stipend. / Due December 1, 2020


  • University of Pennsylvania Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology: The University of Pennsylvania provides full funding for PhD 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 PhD requirements. This includes a twelve-month stipend of $32,000 plus tuition, fees, and health insurance. / Due December 1, 2020


  • Columbia University Fully Funded PhD Program in Environmental Health Sciences: Columbia University offers a fully funded PhD 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 PhD 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 PhD students receive full tuition, a stipend, and health insurance coverage. / Due Dec 1, 2020


  • University of Michigan Fully Funded PhD in Chemical Engineering: The University of Michigan offers fully funded PhD 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 PhD applicants are supported with full tuition, a stipend and health insurance for 5 years. / Due December 1, 2020


  • 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 PhD 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, 2020


  • 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 an 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, 2020


  • Nieman-Berkman Fellowship in Journalism Innovation: The Nieman-Berkman Fellowship in Journalism Innovation brings individuals to Harvard University to work on a specific course of research or a specific project relating to journalism innovation. Proposals from Nieman-Berkman Fellowship candidates may deal with any issue relating to journalism’s digital transformation. The fellowship is open to both U.S. and international applicants. Candidates should either be working journalists or work for a news organization in a business, technology, or leadership capacity. Freelance journalists are welcome to apply. Most Nieman Fellows receive a stipend of $65,000 paid over a 9-month period. / Due December 1, 2020


  • 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 partial living stipend. / Due December 1, 2020


  • 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, 2020


  • 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 the 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, 2020


  • Yale University Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology: Yale University offers fully funded PhD 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. PhD students receive full tuition payment and a stipend of $35,150 per year. / Due December 1, 2020


  • Harvard University Fully Funded PhD Program in Biological Sciences in Public Health: Harvard University offers a fully funded PhD program in Biological Sciences in Public Health. PhD 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, 2020


  • 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 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, 2020


  • 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 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, 2020


  • 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, 2020


  • 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, 2020


  • Cornell University Fully Funded PhD in Chemical Engineering: Cornell University offers a fully funded PhD 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 are 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 1, 2020


  • Cornell University Fully Funded PhD Program in Computer Science: Cornell University offers a fully funded PhD 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 PhD students are offered support for tuition, health insurance and a stipend. / Due December 1, 2020


  • University of Toronto Fully Funded PhD Program in Computer Science: The University of Toronto offers a fully funded PhD 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, PhD 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, 2020


  • 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, 2020


  • NYU Steinhardt Fully Funded PhD Program in Education: NYU Steinhardt offers fully funded programs for a PhD program in Education. The university offers 21 different PhD 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, 2020


  • University of Colorado Fully Funded PhD Program in Education: The University of Colorado offers several fully funded PhD programs in Education. Program options include: curriculum & instruction, educational equity & cultural diversity, educational foundations, policy & practice, learning sciences & human development, and research & evaluation methodology. Students from all programs will have access to CU’s resources and other departments to encourage multidisciplinary research projects and new ideas for shaping education. All PhD students are funded through stipends and research assistantships which also further prepare students for their careers. / Due December 1, 2020


  • 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 PhD within the last 5 years, whether academic, professional, or public historians working in museums, war memorials and other institutions. / Due December 1, 2020


  • 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, 2020


  • 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, 2020


  • 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, 2020


  • 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, 2020


  • University of California Irvine Fully Funded PhD Program in Education: UC Irvine offers a fully funded PhD 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, 2020


  • Stanford University Fully Funded PhD Program in Computer Science: Stanford University offers a fully funded PhD 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 PhD students are fully supported through fellowships, teaching assistantships and research assistantships. / Due December 1, 2020


  • Mike Mansfield Fellowship Program: The Mansfield Fellowship Program was established to build a corps of U.S. federal government employees with proficiency in the Japanese language and practical, firsthand knowledge about Japan and its government. Through their placements, fellows develop networks of contacts in Japan and an understanding of the political, economic and strategic dimensions of the U.S.-Japan relationship. The fellowship is for 1 year, beginning with a 7-week course of intensive language study and followed by 10 months of full-time work in Japanese government offices. Fellows are required to serve at least 2 years in the federal government after the fellowship. / Due December 1, 2020


  • Harvard University Fully Funded PhD Program in Economics: Harvard offers a fully funded PhD 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, 2020


  • Woodrow Wilson School Fully Funded MPP/MPA Programs: The Woodrow Wilson School 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, 2020


  • Harry Ransom Center Research Fellowships: The Ransom Center will award 10 dissertation fellowships and up to 50 postdoctoral fellowships for projects that require the substantial on-site use of its collections. The collections support research in all areas of the humanities, including literature, photography, film, art, the performing arts, music, and cultural history. There are 1 to 3-month fellowships for independent and postdoctoral scholars, travel stipends for short-term visits and dissertation fellowships available at the center. Applicants from any nation are eligible and visa support will be given to international applicants. / Due December 1, 2020


  • Patrick Henry Writing 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. / Due December 1, 2020


  • Dean’s Fellowship Program: The Curry School of Education and Human Development’s Dean’s Fellowship Program is funded by UVA’s Strategic Investment Fund to provide increased financial support for top Ph.D. applicants. All Dean’s Fellows will receive full coverage of four years of tuition and fees; health insurance; $32,000 for each year of study, and more. All full-time, on-grounds Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) applicants in the Curry School of Education and Human Development are eligible and automatically considered for the fellowship. A select number of fellowships are distributed each year, depending on the applicant pool and other variables. / Due December 1, 2020


  • William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students: The Aspen Institute Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation (PSI) in Washington, DC offers the William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship to one student three times annually. Candidates for this fellowship are highly motivated graduate or undergraduate students from underrepresented communities of color. The fellow must be able to work as an intern for 12-15 weeks in the Washington, DC office of the Aspen Institute during the academic semester in which the fellowship is awarded. Fellows will be compensated on an hourly basis in the fall, spring and summer. / Due December 1, 2020


  • 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 2, 2020


  • Yale World Fellows Program: Our 4-month residential program offers: (1) A cutting-edge global issues curriculum; (2) Individualized skill-building; and (3) Access to prominent thinkers and practitioners. Applications to the Yale World Fellows Program are accepted from across sectors and around the world. Each class of Fellows is a unique group, geographically balanced, and representative of a wide range of professions, talents, and perspectives. Admission is extremely competitive. To be eligible, applicants must be in the mid-career stage (5-20 years work experience), fluent in English and be a citizen of and reside in a country other than the U.S. / Due December 2, 2020


  • 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 3, 2020


  • Bronfman Youth Fellowships: Every year, 26 outstanding North American teenagers are selected as Bronfman Fellows. The highlight of the Fellowship is a five week, all expense-paid summer fellowship in Israel. The Fellowship year continues with seminars in December and March in New York. High School Juniors, who identify as being Jewish, from the United States and Canada who will be 16 by July are eligible for the fellowship. The fellowships cover round-trip transportation between New York and Israel, educational programming, and room, board and travel while in Israel. / Due December 3, 2020


  • 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 funding 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 3, 2020


  • 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 programme 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 academical year, you must have applied for admission/continuation as a graduate student to the University of Cambridge. / Due December 3, 2020


  • 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 3, 2020


  • Cambridge Trust Scholarship: The Cambridge Commonwealth, European, & International Trust offers scholarships for undergraduate students who pay the University composition fee at the Overseas rate. Most of the Trust’s scholarships for undergraduate applicants are part-cost awards which pay only part of the cost of studying in Cambridge. For more information on the Trust and the scholarships it offers, please see their website. / Due December 3, 2020


  • University of Minnesota Fully Funded PhD in Pharmacology: The University of Minnesota offers fully funded PhD 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 PhD program hold research assistantships that include payment of tuition and fees, a stipend and health insurance. / Due December 4, 2020


  • 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 a 2-year period and include a stipend of $52,000 per year. / Due December 4, 2020


  • Urbana-Champaign Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ethnic Studies: The Department of Latina/Latino Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign invites applications for one Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow in Ethnic Studies. This is a one-year, non-renewable appointment and the fellow is expected to be in residence for the duration of the appointment. S/he is also expected to give a presentation on his/her research project and to teach one of the department’s regularly offered undergraduate courses. The primary focus of the successful candidates’ research must be U.S. Latinas/Latinos. The fellowship includes a stipend of $47,476 and a comprehensive benefits package. / Due December 4, 2020


  • 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 4, 2020


  • 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 4, 2020


  • Teach For America: Teach For America (TFA) is a national teacher recruitment program that aims to eliminate educational inequity by enlisting recent college graduates and professionals to teach for two or more years in low-income communities throughout the United States. Corps members attend an intensive 5-week summer institute to prepare for their commitment and then are placed in schools in urban and rural areas. Uncertified corps members receive alternative certification through coursework taken while completing the program. TFA teachers are full-fledged faculty members at their schools, receiving the normal school district salary and benefits. / Due December 4, 2020


  • Stanford Vascular Medicine Fellowship: The Stanford Vascular Medicine fellowship is a multidisciplinary program with the goal of producing vascular medicine specialists with expertise in the diagnosis and non-invasive treatment of a wide spectrum of arterial, venous and lymphatic diseases. This non-ACGME accredited 1-year fellowship is for fellows who have finished at minimum a 3-year internal medicine residency and wishes to expand their expertise in vascular medicine. The clinical training will mainly occur in multiple outpatient specialty clinics. Certain rotations will occur in block rotations, but many of the continuity clinics will be spread throughout multiple weeks. / Due December 4, 2020


  • Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program: The University of Colorado Denver’s Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program is a fully funded graduate certificate program where you’ll learn about leadership practices specific to child development, learning organizations, and community and systems change. Annually, a diverse cohort of 18-22 fellows from across Colorado engage in learning experiences that deepen their capacity to lead early childhood community and systems innovation and change. Generous funding by the Buell Foundation provides for each admitted student (Buell Fellow) to receive the full tuition for the 18 required credits. / Due December 4, 2020


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