National Fellowships

Ford Foundation Predoctoral and Dissertation Fellowships for Minorities

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Final Deadline: November 10, 2016 for 2017 Dissertation Fellowships
Final Deadline: November 17, 2016 for 2017 PreDoctorate Fellowships

The Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation'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. The program offers predoctoral, dissertation, and postdoctoral fellowships, and supports study in a range of disciplines in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

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