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SOAR, Scholarships and Other Award Resources, is a searchable online database of funding opportunities for current students at all levels as well as recent graduates. Please review the recommendations below for conducting a search based on your needs, interests and eligibility.
Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship
The dissertation fellowships provide one year of support for individuals working to complete a dissertation leading to a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of Science (Sc.D.) degree. The Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship is intended to support the final year of writing and defense of the dissertation.
Awarded to students with superior academic achievement, commitment to a career in teaching and research at the college level, with promise of future achievement as scholars and teachers, and are well prepared to use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. The on-year stipend is $25,000.
Student applies directly
Eligible to Apply:
Graduate: Phd Student, ABD Student
Dissertation Completion Grant
Academic Year (Graduate)
Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
US citizen or permanent resident
July 13, 2017