The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on the behalf of Ford Foundation is glad to announce Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship. The fellowship provides 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 objective of the fellowship is to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties. The program will award approximately 24 postdoctoral fellowships. The winners will get a one-year stipend of $45,000.
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Eligibility to apply for a dissertation fellowship is limited to:
- All U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, and U.S. permanent residents (holders of a Permanent Resident Card) of the United States, as well as individuals granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program, regardless of race, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, or sexual orientation,
- Individuals with evidence of superior academic achievement (such as grade point average, class rank, honors, or other designations),
- Individuals committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level, and
- Individuals awarded a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree no earlier than December 7, 2010 and no later than December 7, 2017 in an eligible research-based field from a U.S. educational institution.
How to Apply:
One-year stipend: $45,000
The complete application packet must be submitted on or before December 7, 2017.
Link for More Information:
If you have any question, you can email at: infofell-at-nas.edu