Ford Fndn Predoctoral Fellowships for Minorities

Scholarship Description

Open to United States citizens who are members of one or more of the following ethnic minority groups: Alaskan Natives (Eskimo or Aleut), Native Americans, Black/African Americans, Mexican Americans/Chicanas/Chicanos, Native Pacific Islanders (Polynesian or Micronesian), and Puerto Ricans.  Awards are made only for study in research-based doctoral programs (PhD or ScD) that lead to an academc career in teaching and research in the behavioral and social sciences, humanities, engineering, mathematics, physical sciences, and life sciences.  Intended for students who are at or near the beginning of their doctoral study.  GRE General Test scores are required from tests taken since October 1, 1993.  Awards will not be made for work leading to degrees in practice-based disciplines.  Persons who have already earned a doctiral degree are not eligible to apply.

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad,


Num Awards: 50

Min Award: 21500

Max Award:

Deadline: 2022-11-14


Sponsoring Organization National Research Council
2101 Constitution Avenue
Washington, DC 20418

Contact Person: Fellowship Office/FF

Phone: 202-334-2872

Fax: 202-334-3419