Ford Fndn Postdoctoral 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 for postdoctoral research are made in the behavioral and social sciences, humanities,  engineering, mathematics, physical sciences and life sciences, education, and interdisciplinary programs composed of two or more eligible disciplines.    Applicants may not have held their degree for more than seven years at time of application.  Approximately 25 one-year felowships offered to scholars in an academic teaching and research career, or those planning such a career.

Year of Need:


Num Awards: 25

Min Award: 37500

Max Award:

Deadline: 2022-01-04


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

Contact Person: Fellowship Office/FF

Phone: 202-334-2872

Fax: 202-334-3419