$45,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
359
Days
December 6 2019
Application Deadline
20
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

One year of support for individuals engaged in postdoctoral study after the attainment of the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of Science (Sc.D.) degree. 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. Apply online at http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/PGA_047960.

Amount Details

$45,000
Low Amount Awarded
$900,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Communications, Engineering-Related Technologies, Foreign Language, History, Literature/English/Writing, Political Science, Physical Sciences, Religion/Theology, Social Sciences

How to Apply

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Contact Christine O'Brien
Program Officer
fordapplications@nas.edu
Tel: 202-334-2872
Fax: 202-334-2000 Address Fellowship Office
500 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001