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Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships

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$27,000
70 Awards Given
Deadline
December 10, 2021
107 Days Left
Award Information
Award Information
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Predoctoral fellowships will be awarded in a national competition administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine 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 in the U.S., 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. Individuals committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level in the U.S. Individuals enrolled in or planning to enroll in an eligible research-based (dissertation-required), program leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree at a non-proprietary (not for profit) U.S. institution of higher education no later than Fall 2021. Individuals who as of the 2021 fall semester require a minimum of three years of study to complete their Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree; and Individuals who have not earned a doctoral degree at any time, in any field. Awards will be made for study in research-based Ph.D. or Sc.D. programs. Examples include: American studies, anthropology, archaeology, art and theater history, astronomy, chemistry, communications, computer science, cultural studies, earth sciences, economics, engineering, ethnic studies, ethnomusicology, geography, history, international relations, language, life sciences, linguistics, literature, mathematics, performance study, philosophy, physics, political science, psychology, religious studies, sociology, urban planning, and womens studies. Also eligible are interdisciplinary ethnic studies programs, such as African American studies and Native American studies, and other interdisciplinary programs, such as area studies, peace studies, and social justice. Research-based fields of education are eligible if the major field of study is listed above and is used to describe the Ph.D. or Sc.D. program of the applicant (e.g., sociology of education, anthropology and education). Formatting requirements and other comprehensive list of the needed documentation can be accessed at the scholarship site.

Eligibility Requirements
Eligibility Requirements
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Minimum GPA
None specified
Ethnicity / Heritage
American Indian/Alaska Native
Asian/Pacific Islander
African-American/Black
Hispanic
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
School Location
DC
Area of Study
Area/Ethnic Studies
Art History
American Studies
Anthropology
Archaeology
Communications
Computer Science/Data Processing
Economics
Earth Science
Engineering/Technology
Geography
History
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required
Scholarship Sponsor
Scholarship Sponsor
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Organization
National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine
Address
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs 500 Fifth Street
NW
Washington, DC 20001
Telephone
(202) 334-2872
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Win a $2,000 Scholarship!

1st Financial Bank USA wants to celebrate those who recognize the importance of pursuing educational and financial goals with the 1st Financial Bank USA Financial Goals Scholarship.