AFPE Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Program

Scholarship Description

Students who have completed at least three (3) semesters of graduate study toward the Ph.D. and who have no more than three (3) years remaining to obtain the Ph.D. degree in a graduate program in the pharmaceutical sciences administered by a U.S. college of pharmacy.  Students enrolled in joint Pharm.D./Ph.D. programs are eligible to apply if they have completed the equivalent of three full semesters of graduate credit toward the Ph.D., and if the Ph.D. degree will be awarded within three (3) additional years. The applicant must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident.  Number of awards and stipends:  Up to eighty (80) Fellowships (renewals and new awards) are awarded annually.  Fellowship stipends can range from $6,000 to $10,000 annually.  The Fellowship stipend may be used for any purpose decided by the awardee and college that will enable the student to make progress in their pursuit of the Ph.D. - e.g. student stipend, laboratory supplies, books, materials, travel, etc.  None of the funds shall be used for indirect costs by the institution. No support is provided beyond a maximum of three years.  The number of AFPE Pre-doctoral Fellowships awarded each year depends on the availability of funds.

Year of Need: 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad, Beyond 3rd Year Grad,


Num Awards: Up to 80

Min Award: 6000

Max Award: 10000

Deadline: 2022-03-01


Sponsoring Organization American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education
2107 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22201-3042

Contact Person:

Phone: (703) 875-3095

Fax: (703) 875-3098