Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships: Predoctoral Fellowship
|Eligibility:||US Citizens; only certain minorities are eligible.|
|Class Eligibility:||Graduate Only|
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The predoctoral fellowships provide three years of support for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Ph.D. The Ford Foundation offers predoctoral fellowships to members of six minority groups whose underrepresentation in the professoriate has been severe and long-standing. Awards will be made for study in research-based doctoral programs in selected academic disciplines. A comprehensive list of eligible fields of study is listed on the program website. Individuals enrolled in practice-oriented programs will not be supported. The program will award approximately 60 predoctoral fellowships annually.
|Award:||$17,000 to the Fellow, institutional allowance of $5,000 for three years; All awardees have expenses paid to attend the Conference of Ford Fellows for three years.|
|Contact:||Fellowships Office, GR 346A National Research Council of the National Academies 500 Fifth Street, NW Washington, DC 20001 202-334-2872 website: http://national-academies.org/fellowships e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org|