Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is offering a Fellowship Program for Research Students, New Jersey, 2013 2014
Scholarship Program: The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality: Fellowship is for U.S. citizen only.
Employer: Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is funding a fellowship program.
Level of study: Fellowship is open for Research studies.
Subject(s): Fellowship to study in the field of ethical or religious values in all fields of the humanities and social sciences.
Duration: This program duration is 12 months.
Number of awards: 21 non-renewable Fellowships will be awarded at least.
Am I eligible? 1) Be candidates for Ph.D. or Th.D. degrees in an American doctoral program at a graduate school located in the United States. Candidates working on D.Min., law, Psy.D., and other professional degrees are not eligible.
2) Have never held a similar national award for the final year of dissertation writing. Applicants who have won such awards as the ACLS, AAUW, Ford, MacArthur, Mellon, Pew, Spencer, or Whiting fellowship are not eligible.
3) Plan to write on topics where ethical or religious values are a central concern.
How do I apply? All application materials must be sent Online.
What does it cover? In the current Newcombe competition, at least 21 non-renewable Fellowships of $25,000 will be awarded for 12 months of full-time dissertation writing.
Scholarship Description: The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships are designed to encourage original and significant study of ethical or religious values in all fields of the humanities and social sciences, and particularly to help Ph.D. candidates in these fields complete their dissertation work in a timely manner. In addition to topics in religious studies or in ethics (philosophical or religious), dissertations appropriate to the Newcombe Fellowship competition might explore the ethical implications of foreign policy, the values influencing political decisions, the moral codes of other cultures, and religious or ethical issues reflected in history or literature.
Application closing date: The fellowship deadline for this program is 15 November, 2012.
Category: Research scholarships, fellowships