Ford Foundation Provides Fellowship for Dissertation Studies in Various fields of Graduate Students, Washington, 2013
Scholarship Program: 2013 Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship
Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality: The U.S. Citizen are invited to Apply.
Employer: Ford Foundation funds for the fellowship.
Level of Study: It is Provided for Dissertation Studies .
Subject(s): It Supports Studies in American studies, anthropology, archaeology, art and theater history, astronomy, chemistry, communications, computer science, earth sciences, economics, education, engineering, ethnomusicology, geography, history, international relations, language, life sciences, linguistics, literature, mathematics, performance study, philosophy, physics, political science, psychology, religion, sociology, urban planning, and women’s studies.
Duration: The tenure of a dissertation fellowship will be no less than 9 months and no more than 12 months, with tenure beginning no earlier than June 1, 2013 and no later than September 1, 2013.
Number of Awards: This year the program will award approximately 35 dissertation fellowships
Am I Eligible? (1) All citizens or nationals of the United States regardless of race, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, or sexual orientation (must have become a U.S. citizen by November 14, 2012),
(2) Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree candidates studying in an eligible research-based discipline at a U.S. educational institution
What does it cover? It covers One-year stipend of $21,000
How do I Apply? You can Apply Online.
Scholarship Description: Dissertation fellowships will be awarded in a national competition administered by the National Research Council (NRC) on behalf of the Ford Foundation. The awards will be made to individuals who, in the judgment of the review panels, have demonstrated superior academic achievement, are committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level, show promise of future achievement as scholars and teachers, and are well prepared to use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students.
Application closing date: Fellowship application deadline is November 19, 2012