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January 15 2022
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McKnight Doctoral Fellowship Program


Up to 50 Fellowships are awarded annually to study at one of the nine participating Florida universities. Each award provides annual tuition up to $5,000 for each of three academic years, plus an annual stipend of $12,000. Fellowships available for African-American and Hispanic students pursuing their PhD at one of the participating Florida institutions. Must obtain a degree in the Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Health Sciences, Nursing, or the Visual and Performing Arts. Details on web site at

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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black or Hispanic students
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Business/Consumer Services, Computer Science/Data Processing, Engineering/Technology, Humanities, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences

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Contact Charles Jackson
Program Manager
Tel: 813-272-2772