The Founders Dissertation Fellowship is an annual $1000 award to a graduate student who show promise of significant contributions to historical scholarship. Funds from these Awards may be used for purposes directly or indirectly related to the dissertation, such as expenses for research, attendance of scholarly conferences, and the preparation of the dissertation. All award recipients shall be graduate students engaged in scholarship that is historical in nature, although the degree may be in related fields, have been advanced to candidacy, and are writing the dissertation at the time of application. They should expect the Ph.D. no earlier than December of the calendar year in which the award is made.
Low Amount Awarded
a graduate student
Must not be attending high school currently
Must be affiliated with
Western Association of Women Historians
How to Apply
What you'll need:
Other - Visit the scholarship web page and application link during active application months to see the full list of application materials.