FORD FOUNDATION FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS
Ford Foundation Fellowships are designed to increase the diversity of America's college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. There are approximately 40 predoctoral, 20 dissertation and 18 postdoctoral fellowships sponsored by the Ford Foundation and administered by the National Research Council of the National Academies.
-- United States citizen or national.
-- Planning a career in teaching and research at the college or university level.
Stipends and Allowances:
-- Predoctoral: $20,000 to the fellow, institutional allowance of $2,000 for three years.
-- Dissertation: $21,000 for one year.
-- Postdoctoral -- $40,000 for one year, $1,500 employing institution allowance, to be matched by employing institution.
-- Awardees have expenses paid to attend one Conference of Ford Fellows.
-- Predoctoral: November 1, 2010.
-- Dissertation: November 8, 2010.
-- Postdoctoral: November 8, 2010.
For more information and applications, go online to http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/index.htm or contact:
National Research Council of the National Academies
500 Fifth Street NW, K576
Washington DC 20001
Telephone: (202) 334-2872
Fax: (202) 334-3419
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