Ford Foundation offers Predoctoral Fellowship Program for Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of Science (Sc.D.) Degree Studies, Washington, 2013
Scholarship Program: 2013 Ford Foundation Predoctoral 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 Predoctoral Studies .
Subject(s): It Supports Studies in American studies, anthropology, archaeology, art and theater history, astronomy, chemistry, communications, computer science, earth sciences, economics, 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 and many other.
Duration: The Predoctoral fellowships provide three years of support for Studies.
Number of Awards: Ford Fellowship program will award approximately 60 predoctoral 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) Individuals with evidence of superior academic achievement (such as grade point average, class rank, honors or other designations,
(3) Individuals committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level,
(4) Individuals enrolled in or planning to enroll in an eligible research-based program leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree at a U.S. educational institution.
What does it cover? It covers Annual stipend of $20,000.
How do I Apply? You can Apply Online.
Scholarship Description: Predoctoral 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 14, 2012