Fellowships related to Human Development & Family Sciences
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SourceTitleLinkTopic/AreaWhen to ApplyDurationAmountUse of FundingTuition?U.S. Citizen requirement?Other Inclusions/ExclusionsDue DateFormer HDFS'ers?NotesOther resources
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AAFCSSeveral posted on the respective websitehttp://connect.aafcs.org/resources/recognition/fellowshipsfamily and consumer sciences$5,000Yes by January 11, 2021
AAUWAmerican Fellowships Dissertation Fellowshipshttp://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/american-fellowships/af-dissertation-application/All fields of studyFor students writing-up their dissertation.1 year$20,000• Educational expenses
• Living expenses
• Dependent child care
• Travel to professional meetings, conferences, or seminars
NoYesApplicant must be female.November
AAUWInternational Fellowships Programhttp://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/if-application/n/aStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.Up to 2 yearsMasters: $18,000
Doctoral: $20,000
• Educational expenses
• Living expenses
• Dependent child care
• Travel to professional meetings, conferences, or seminars
NoNoApplicant must be female. Applicant must be non-U.S. citizen.April
ACLSMellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowshipshttps://www.acls.org/Competitions-and-Deadlines/Mellon-ACLS-Dissertation-Completion-FellowshipsHumanities, Social sciencesFor students writing-up their dissertation.1 yearUp to $38,000• Stipend: $30,000
• Research funds: $3,000
• University fees: $5,000
ACLSHenry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studieshttps://www.acls.org/Competitions-and-Deadlines/Luce-ACLS-Program-in-China-StudiesHumanities, Social sciences, Chinese topicsFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.3 to 4 months$5,000• Stipend;
• Travel expenses
Administration for Children & FamiliesBehavioral Intervention Scholarshttps://ami.grantsolutions.gov/HHS-2017-ACF-OPRE-PD-1201Social service programs & policiesAt the dissertation stage1-2 yearsup to $25,000/yeartravel, research costsYes?NoLetter of intent: June
Application: July

N/A (as of Dec, 2020)
Administration for Children & FamiliesFamily Strengthening Scholars Grantshttps://ami.grantsolutions.gov/HHS-2019-ACF-OPRE-PR-1563Healthy marriage/responsible fatherhoodAt the dissertation stage1-2 yearsup to $25,000/yeardiscretionaryLetter of intent: June
Application: July

N/A (as of Dec, 2020)
Administration for Children & FamiliesChild Development Research Fellowship Programhttps://ami.grantsolutions.gov/index.cfm?switch=foa&fon=HHS-2019-ACF-OPRE-PH-1575Policy research relevant to programs serving low income children and familiesns1-3 yearsnsJuly

N/A (as of Dec, 2020)
Administration for Children & FamiliesEarly Care and Education Research Scholars: Head Start Graduate Student Research Grantshttps://ami.grantsolutions.gov/HHS-2017-ACF-OPRE-YR-1219Head Start At the dissertation stage"Awards are dependent on the availability of funds and the best interest of the federal government"nsLetter of intent due in March, application due in April

N/A (as of Dec, 2020)
AEAAEA Graduate Education Diversity Internship Program (GEDI)http://www.eval.org/p/cm/ld/fid=183EvaluationStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.10 months$8,000stipendNoNoJune
AERAMinority Dissertation Fellowship Program in Education Researchhttp://www.aera.net/Professional-Opportunities-Funding/AERA-Funding-Opportunities/Minority-Dissertation-Fellowship-ProgramEducationFor students writing-up their dissertation.1 year$20,000• Stipend
• Travel Support
AERAAERA-MET Dissertation Fellowship Programhttp://www.aera.net/Professional-Opportunities-Funding/AERA-Funding-Opportunities/Grants-Program/Dissertation-GrantsEducation, Secondary data analysis, Measures of Effective Teaching (MET) Longitudinal DatabaseFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.n/a$20,000StipendNoYesMay
AHAAHA Predoctoral Fellowshiphttps://professional.heart.org/professional/ResearchPrograms/ApplicationInformation/UCM_443316_Predoctoral-Fellowship.jspAll basic, clinical, behavioral, translational and population research broadly related to cardiovascular function and disease and stroke, or to related clinical, basic science, bioengineering or biotechnology, and public health problemsDoctoral students who have completed coursework1-2 years$26,844 - $53,688• Travel
• Project support
• Stipend
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.Merit Scholarshiphttp://www.apa.org/about/awards/aka-merit.aspx?tab=1n/aStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.1 year$1,000 to $2,000n/aNoNoRecipient must demonstrate community service and involvement.April

N/A (as of Dec, 2020)
APA/Div.35Geis Memorial Awardhttp://www.apadivisions.org/division-35/awards/geis.aspxPsychology of womenFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.1 year$15,000n/an/aNoApril 15
APAGS/Psi ChiJunior Scientist Fellowshiphttp://www.apa.org/about/awards/apags-psi-chi.aspx?tab=1Psychology, NeuroscienceBefore or during first year of graduate school. It is available to both masters and doctoral students.n/a$1,000Direct research costsNoNoApplicants must be a member of APAGS and a member of Psi Chi.JuneOne of the intents of this fellowship is to provide feedback to select participants to prepare them for the NSF graduate fellowship application.
APFElizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Student Fellowshiphttp://www.apa.org/apf/funding/koppitz.aspx?tab=1Child PsychologyFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.1 year$25,000n/aYesNoNovember 15Only one application accepted from any one institution in any given year.
Autism Science FoundationPredoctoral Training Awardhttps://autismsciencefoundation.org/what-we-fund/apply-for-a-fellowship/Research relevant to Autism spectrum disordersAny time during pre- or postdoctoral training1 year$25,000StipendNoNoSpecial consideration will be given to projects focusing on traditionally under-researched populations, medical comorbidities of autism, a genetically-defined subtype of autism, and studies of families with a high probability of receiving a diagnosis.December

N/A (as of Dec, 2020)
The Autism Science Foundation will hold an informational webinar regarding fellowship on Wednesday, September 12th at 12:00 pm EST. The webinar will outline best practices for completing the application. Participation in the webinar is NOT required for application.
CAORCMulti-Country Research Fellowship Programhttps://www.caorc.org/fellowshipsRegional or trans-regional research in the humanities, social sciences, or allied natural sciencesDoctoral candidates90+ days $10,500YesJanuary
Center for Engaged ScholarshipDissertation Fellowshiphttp://cescholar.org/eligibilitynot specifiedAt dissertation stage (proposal accepted)9mos$25,000StipendNo No
Center for Retirement ResearchDissertation Fellowship Programhttp://crr.bc.edu/about-us/grant-programs/Social security, retirementAt dissertation stageup to $28,000NoJanuary (as of 2018)
Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange (CCKFDissertation Fellowships for ROC Students Abroadhttp://www.cckf.org.tw/en/programs/american/MDFChinese culture and society, the development of the Republic of China, or Taiwan StudiesAt the dissertation stage1 year$20,000ns
Must NOT be US citizen
Applicants must possess a passport from the Republic of China. Applicants with citizenship or permanent residence status in the United States, Canada, Mexico, or countries in Central America and South America are not eligibleOctober 15
CLAGS Center for LGBTQ StudiesCLAGS Fellowship Awardhttp://clags.org/fellowships-and-awards3/#clagsfellowshipLGBTQ studiesAt dissertation stage$2,000Research, travel, or writing supportNo June
CLAGS Center for LGBTQ StudiesDuberman-Zal Fellowshiphttp://clags.org/fellowships-and-awards3/#Duberman-ZalResearch on the LGBTQ experienceAnytime$2,500No No
Coro Fellowship ProgramCoro Fellowshiphttp://www.corofellowship.org/about-the-coro-fellowship/Multiple - community/city developmentRecent grads (undergrads or graduate students)9 monthsStipends, tuition and payment schedules vary between Coro centersNo (except for St. Louis Center)January 17, 2018
CT IBACSIBACS Graduate Fellowshipshttp://ibacs.uconn.edu/resources/graduate-fellowships/Any topics relevant to brain and cognitive sciences.Students can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.Summer;
3 months
n/an/aNoNoJanuary10 - 15 awardees anticipated.

The purpose of this fellowship is to assist graduate students with writing applications for the NSF GRFP, NRSA, and equivalent fellowships.
Davis-Putter Scholarship FundDavis-Putter Scholarship Fundhttp://www.davisputter.org/apply-for-scholarships/Need-based aid for those active in movements for social and economic justiceAnytime1 academic year$10,000Stipend-living expensesNoNoApril 1
Department of Health and Human Services (NIH)Drug Abuse Dissertation Research (R36)https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-16-443.htmlDrug abuse At the dissertation stage1-2 years$50,000Yesnon-AIDS applications: February
AIDS applications: May
Education PioneersEducation Pioneers Fellowshiphttp://www.educationpioneers.org/what-we-do/education-pioneers-fellowshipEducational improvementAny time during graduate school10 Week Placement (early June – mid-August)$7,200StipendAuthorization to work in the U.S on a full-time basis for the entire program (international students eligible only if visa assistance is not required)December 18, 2017
Einstein Forum and the Daimler and Benz FoundationEinstein Fellowshiphttps://www.einsteinforum.de/about/fellowship/?lang=enBroad; must differ from previous research you've conducted5-6 months; flexible timing, preferably during the summer monthsEUR 10,000 + travelStipend for living and project expensesNoNoCandidates must be under 35; supports those who wish to pursue a project in a different field from that of their previous researchApril
Fah-Beck Fund for Research and ExperimentationDoctoral Dissertation Grant Programhttp://fahsbeckfund.org/grant_programs.htmlBroadAt dissertation stage$5,000Dissertation expensesNoThe research for which funding is requested must focus on the United States or Canada or on a comparison between the United States or Canada and one or more other countriesApril 1, November 1
Fleishman Hillard
Alfred Fleishman Diversity Fellowships in Communications
http://fleishmanhillard.com/careers/scholarships-fellowships/Ethnic or cultural diversitycollege seniors, recent college graduates and graduate students6-9 monthspay, benefitsFebruary 1, 2018ethnically diverse candidates and applicants
Ford FoundationFord Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships for Minoritieshttp://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/PGA_047958Anthropology, Cultural studies, Ethnic studies, International relations, Psychology, Sociology, Women’s studiesFor doctoral students.3 years$24,000• Stipend
• Conference fee
NoYesNovemberThe program will award approximately 60 predoctoral fellowships.
Ford FoundationDissertation Fellowshiphttp://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/PGA_047959http://nrc58.nas.edu/FordApplicants20/ExtRpts/FieldCodeList.aspx?CompetitionType=3For students writing-up their dissertation.1 year$25,000Stipend,
Conference attendance
NoYes Applicants must be committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level.JanuaryApproximately 36 dissertation fellowships.
FPINew Writers’ Initiativehttps://www.familyprocess.org/new-writers-initiative/Social justiceStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.2 days$300• free workshop attendance
• 2 nights hotel;
• $300 travel stipend
NoNoJanuary10 awardees
FulbrightFulbright U.S. Student Programhttp://us.fulbrightonline.org/about/fulbright-us-student-programn/aStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.10 monthsDepends on host country• Travel expenses
• Living expenses
• Accident & Sickness Health Benefits
NoYesApplicant must have proficient language ability required for research in host country.OctoberCarmen Britton;
Jia Li Liu
FulbrightFulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowshiphttps://us.fulbrightonline.org/about/types-of-awards/fulbright-national-geographic-storytelling-fellowshipContemporary Social IssuesStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.9 monthsDepends on host country• Travel expenses.
• Living expenses.
• Accident & Sickness Health Benefits.
• Additional professional stipend.
Gettysburg CollegeThe Dissertation Fellowshiphttp://www.gettysburg.edu/about/offices/provost/cfd/current-past-scholars/BroadAt the dissertation stage1 yearCompensation of a starting one-year instructor at the host institutionNoYes (or permanent residents)November
Guttmacher InstituteCory L. Richards Memorial Scholarshiphttps://www.guttmacher.org/cory-l-richards-memorial-scholarshipSexual and reproductive health and rightsAnytime$15,000Seems to be at student's discretionCheck back February 2019 for more details
HFGDissertation Fellowshipshttp://www.hfg.org/df/guidelines.htmViolence, Aggression, Social change, Intergroup conflictFor students writing-up their dissertation.1 year$20,000n/an/an/aFebruary10 or more recipients.
Hispanic Scholarship FundHSF Scholarshiphttps://www.hsf.net/en_US/scholarshipBroadAnytime$500-$5,000 (Need-based scholarship)not specifiedNoNoMust be of Hispanic HeritageApril
IIEThe Richard A. Horovitz Fund for Professional Developmenthttps://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Richard-A-Horovitz-Fund-for-Professional-DevelopmentBroadAnytime1 year$6,000-$12,000not specifiedNoNoBe a citizen of a sub-Saharan African countryQualified candidates should contact Horovitz@iie.org to request an application
Inter-American FoundationGrassroots Development Fellowship Programhttps://www.iie.org/Programs/IAF-Grassroots-Development-Fellowship-ProgramGrassroots development; rural and urban poorPhD candidates4-12 monthsTransportation up to a maximum of $3,000; A research allowance of up to $3,000, pro-rated monthly; A stipend of $1,500 per month for up to 12 months, partial months are pro-rated; Emergency accident and sickness insurancecitizen of the U.S. or of any independent country in Latin America or the Caribbean, except Cuba
International Center for Research on Women

Mariam K. Chamberlain Award
https://mailchi.mp/icrw/call-for-applications-mkc-award?e=cf870db4a2Advance gender equity, inclusion and the alleviation of poverty worldwideDoctoral students working on a dissertation.1 year$10,000 ($8,500 to first generation doctoral student, $1,500 to senior advisor)• Research
• Travel
• Education costs
NoNoFirst generation doctoral studentsSeptember
IRTI*Interdisciplinary Research Training Institute Fellowshiphttp://www.irtiusc.org/eligibility-and-application-requirements/Hispanic Drug AbuseNeed to have completed 2+ years of doctoral training2 yearsnsReceive $2,000 in travel awards to meet with mentors at their home institution; $2,000 to present their research at scientific conferencesnsNoby Monday, January 28th, 2019;
Kenyon CollegeMarilyn Yarbrough Dissertation/Teaching Fellowshiphttps://www.kenyon.edu/directories/offices-services/office-of-the-provost/awards-and-recognition/marilyn-yarbrough-dissertationteaching-fellowship/BroadAt dissertation stage1 year$36000 + health benefits, housing, and a small moving allowance Stipend, travel, professional expensesNoYes Members of underrepresented groups (e.g., ethnic minorities; women in fields that attract mostly men, or men in fields that attract mostly women; and persons who are first-generation college attendees)
Korea FoundationKorea Foundation Fellowship For Graduate Studies for North Americahttps://apply.kf.or.kr/selectNoticeAndApplicationView.nkf?notiSeq=&anucNo=A1P0000451&pageIndex=1Korea-related topicAnytime in MA or PhD program1 year$25,000No, must have foreign citizenshipJanuary/February
Margaret McNamara Education GrantsMargaret McNamara Education Granthttp://www.mmeg.org/apply/BroadAnytime enrolled as full-time student$15,000Must NOT be US citizens (must be citizen of one of countries designated as 'eligible' on website)Self-identifying women only; must be 25 years or olderSeptember 15 - January 15
Marquette UniversityMitchem Dissertation Fellowship Programhttp://www.marquette.edu/provost/mitchem-dissertation-program.phpResearch focuses on African American, Latinx, First Nations/Native American Studies, or Race and Ethnic StudiesAt dissertation stage1 year$36,520+stipend, fringe benefits, and research and travel fundsNoApplicants from underrepresented racial/ethnic groups encouraged to apply January
MITDiversity Predoctoral Fellowshiphttps://shass.mit.edu/academics/graduate/diversity-predocBroadAt dissertation stage (proposal accepted)9 months$37,500StipendNoNoApplicants from members of racial and ethnic groups that have historically been underrepresented in the humanities and social sciences and from disadvantaged backgrounds are encouraged to applyFebruary
NAEdSpencer Dissertation Fellowship Programhttps://naeducation.org/naedspencer-dissertation-fellowship-program/Dissertation topic centrally
relates to education.
For students writing-up their dissertation.1 year$27,500Dissertation writingNoNoEarly Fall?
National Institute of JusticeGraduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Scienceshttps://nij.gov/funding/fellowships/graduate-research-fellowship/Pages/grf-sbs.aspxCrime, violence and other criminal justice-related topicsAt the dissertation stage1 year$32,000Salary and fringe benefits, study respondent incentives, recording or translation services, postage, software/license or hardware purchases, travel expenditures and conference registrationNo
National Resource CenterPaul P. Fidler Research Granthttps://sc.edu/about/offices_and_divisions/national_resource_center/award_recognition_programs/fidler_research_grant/index.phpCollege student transitionsAnytime$5,000Stipend, travel to 2 conferencesNoJuly
NCAAWalter Byers Graduate Scholarshiphttp://www.ncaa.org/walter-byers-graduate-scholarship#NominatingAnytime1 academic year$24,000StipendNoNoHave competed in intercollegiate athletics as a member of a varsity team at an NCAA member institution
NCFROlson Granthttps://www.ncfr.org/awards/ncfr-olson-grantFamily science; bridging research, theory, and practiceAnnually, during March1 year$10,000Grant fund for researchNoNoMember of NCFRMarch
NIHAHRQ Grants for Health Services Research Dissertation Program (R36)https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fgrants.nih.gov%2Fgrants%2Fguide%2Fpa-files%2FPA-15-318.html&data=02%7C01%7C%7Cd9dac769b6924c17331308d6046a5650%7C17f1a87e2a254eaab9df9d439034b080%7C0%7C0%7C636701252090234021&sdata=k6WNPUb%2Bw%2Bkhd%2BDftZ1DSfBm%2FwCxEhopPUPRF6iLUZs%3D&reserved=0Make health care safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable and affordableAt dissertation stage9-17mos$40,000• Research
• Travel
• Tuition
• Stipend
YesYesFebruary 1, May 1, August 1, and November 1 annually
NIHRuth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Individual National Research Service Award (F31)http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-16-309.htmlHealthFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.Up to 5 yearsn/a• Stipends
• Tuition and Fees
• Institutional Allowance
YesYesCycle I: April 8
Cycle II: August 8
Cycle III: December 8
NIHRuth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (F31 - Diversity)http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-16-308.htmlHealthFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.Up to 5 yearsn/a• Stipends
• Tuition and Fees
• Institutional Allowance
YesYesApplicant must be from an underrepresented group.Cycle I: April 13
Cycle II: August 13
Cycle III: December 13
NIH/NIAAging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36)https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-025.htmlAging and aging-related health conditionsup to 2 yearsStipend + up to $20,000predoctoral stipend level (http://grants.nih.gov/training/nrsa.htm#policy) and up to $20,000 for additional expensesNoYesJanuary?
NIH/NIMHMental Health Research Dissertation Grant to Enhance Workforce Diversity (R36)https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-181.htmlBroadDissertation stage1-2 yearsSalary + up to $15,000Salary consistent with the current fiscal year National Research Service Award (NRSA) predoctoral stipend level and up to $15,000 for additional expenses (fringe benefits, travel to scientific meetings, and dissertation research costs)NoYesJanuary
NORAM ScholarshipsScholarships for Americans to Study in Norway https://noram.no/en/scholarship-americans/Broad; project/academic field must be of mutual benefit to the two countriesAnytime1 year10 000 kr – 40 000 krYesMust be American citizen, planning to study/or currently studying in NorwayApril
NSFGRFP (Graduate Research Fellowship Program)https://www.nsfgrfp.org/Includes social science, broadly defined.Before or during first year of graduate school. It is available to both masters and doctoral students. A student may only apply to this fellowship once.3 years$34,000StipendYes: $12,000 (plus UConn may cover the remainder)YesApplicant cannot hold masters in similar discipline, or be in a clinical practice-program.OctoberIn general, if project seems too health focused, will not get funded; if education focused, that's an advantage.Ryan Watson has offered to talk to our students interested in applying; The grad school provides support to faculty if their students apply (additional support if students are funded); I believe grad school has example NSF applications for students applying.
NWSANWSA Graduate Scholarship
Women's studiesWhen conducting research for/writing up master's thesis/doctoral dissertation$1,000StipendNoCurrent individual membership is a requirement for all applicants for NWSA awardsCouldn't find specifics about due date, citizenship
ONASSIS FoundationScholarships for Foreignershttps://www.onassis.org/initiatives/scholarships/2020-21/Broad; research conducted in GreecePhD candidates5-10 months850 Euros/month + up to 1000 Euros for travelMonthly allowance + travel to and from GreeceNoNoCandidates must be younger than 40yoFebruary
Open Society FoundationsCivil Society Scholar Awardshttps://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/grants/civil-society-scholar-awardsBroadAnytime2-12 monthsUp to $15,000NoNo: Applicants with permanent resident status or dual citizenship in Australia, Canada, the European Union, New Zealand, Nordic countries, or the United States are not eligible to applyall projects must take place outside of the country of the applicant’s current residenceMarch
Organization for Autism ResearchGraduate Research Grant Competitionhttps://researchautism.org/research-grants/apply-for-a-grant/graduate-research/AutismAnytime1 year$1,000 for master's students, $2,000 for doctoral candidatesMajority of funds must be applied directly to the proposed research studyNoNoFebruary
P. D. Soros Fellowships for New AmericansP. D. Soros Fellowships for New Americanshttps://www.pdsoros.org/BroadAnytime1-2 years$90,000Each award is for up to $25,000 in stipend support + 50% of required tuition and fees (up to $20,000 per year)NoImmigrants and children of immigrants apply
Palestinian American Research Center (PARC)Fellowship Competition for U.S. Scholars Conducting Field-Based Research on Palestinehttp://parc-us-pal.org/fellowship.htmPalestinian studiesAt the dissertation stageUp to 1 year$6,000-$9,000YesResearch must take place in Palestine, Israel, Jordan, or Lebanon; applicants must be PARC membersJanuary
PEOP.E.O. International Peace Scholarshiphttp://www.peointernational.org/about-peo-international-peace-scholarship-ipsBroadMust have a full year of coursework remaining$12,500No: Applicants who are citizens/permanent residents of Canada, or the United States are not eligible to applyWomen only
Point FoundationPoint Scholarshiphttps://pointfoundation.org/point-apply/apply-now/BroadAnytimeNoMust be “out” as a person who identifies as a member of the LGBTQ communityJanuary
Robert Wood Johnson FoundationHealth Policy Research Scholarshttp://www.rwjf.org/en/library/funding-opportunities/2017/health-policy-research-scholars.htmlHealth PolicyFor students in their first or second year of the doctoral program.4 years$30,000;
Additional dissertation grant of $10,000
Funds are distributed to home insitution. Awardee negotiaties with institution on how to distribute funds for the project.NoYesApplicant must be from underrepresented population and/or disadvantaged background.MarchUp to 50 awardees.
SABASidney W. and Janet R. Bijou Grant http://saba.abainternational.org/grants/sidney-w-janet-r-bijou-grant/Psychology, Education, Behavioral Child DevelopmentFor doctoral students.1 year$10,000Direct research costsNoNoMust have at least 2 years left for doctorate study.MarchUp to 2 awardees per year.
SARResident Scholar Fellowshipshttps://sarweb.org/?scholarsSocial sciences, humanitiesDissertation level grad students, PhD scholars working on books9 months$40,000 for doctoral level scholars and $30,000 for PhD candidatesstipend, housing, office spaceNoNoFirst Monday in November
Weatherhead Fellowships (2 awards)
Katrin H. Lamon Fellowship (1 award)
Anne Ray Fellowship (1 award)
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship in Latino Studies (2 awards)
Social Sciences and Humanities Research CouncilSSHRC Doctoral Fellowshipshttp://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/fellowships/doctoral-doctorat-eng.aspxBroadAnytime12, 24, 36 or 48 months$20,000/yearNo: MUST be Canadian citizen
Society for Psychological AnthropologySPA / Robert Lemelson Foundation Fellowshipshttp://societyforvisualanthropology.org/sva-awards/svarobert-lemelson-foundation-fellowship-program/Psychological AnthropologyFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.n/a$3,000 to $6,000• Travel expenses.
• Living expenses.
• Fieldwork expenses.
• Related expenses
NoNoApplicants must be current members of the Society of Psychological AnthropologyFebruary
SPSSIThe Applied Social Issues Internshiphttp://www.spssi.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.viewpage&pageid=637Psychology, Applied Social Science, Related TopicsStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.n/a$300 to $2,500• Research costs
• Community organizing
NoNoMust be a SPSSI memberApril
SPSSIDalmas A. Taylor Memorial Summer Minority Policy Fellowshiphttp://www.spssi.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.viewpage&pageid=743Psychology, Related fieldsStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.Summer;
2 - 3 months
up to $4,500• $3,000 stipend
• $1,500 for living and travel expenses
NoNoApplicants must be a member of an ethnic minority group and/or have demonstrated a commitment to a career with a focus on ethnic minority issues.March
SRCDSECC Dissertation Research Funding Awardhttp://www.srcd.org/advancing-field/srcd-awards-research-grants/secc-dissertation-research-funding-awardsDissertation funding for child development research.For doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.1 year$2,000• Research costs
• Professional development
NoNoMust be at proposal stage, not completed.Early in yearUp to 10 awardees per year.
SRCDPatrice L. Engle Dissertation Granthttp://www.srcd.org/advancing-field/srcd-awards-research-grants/patrice-l-engle-grantGlobal early child developmentFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.1 year$5,000n/aNoNoAprilAwardees also recieve a free 2 year membership to SRCD.
SRCD; Bill and Melinda Gates FoundationState Policy Fellowship in Early Learning
Early educationAfter completing 2 years of doctoral courseworkSeptember 1, 2018 through August 31, 2019
$25,000 stipend, provided directly to the fellow. An allocation of up to $15,000 to defray the cost of tuition and health insurance will be provided to the fellow or academic institution as appropriate
Stipend, defray tuition and health insuranceYes/partialYesMust be member of SRCDLetters of intent are due by December 22, 2017
SSEA (Society for the Study of Emerging
Adulthood) Small Grants Program
Understudied populations of
emerging adults
Due by January 31, 2021
SSRCMellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF)http://www.ssrc.org/programs/view/idrf/Humanities, Humanistic social sciences, Non-US topicsFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.Up to 1 yearAverage: $21,000• Travel
• Research
• Living expenses
NoNoNovember68 awards.
Student Veterans AssociationMUFG Union Bank, N.A. - Student Veterans Scholarshipshttps://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarshipsBroadAnytime1 year$10,000NoApplicants must be student veteransNovember
The Frederick Douglass Institute for Intercultural ResearchThe Frederick Douglass Scholars Fellowshiphttp://frederickdouglassinstitute.org/teaching-scholars-fellowship/BroadAt dissertation stageSummer or full-year appointmentsCompensated "as adjunct faculty" + housing subsidy, travel reimbursementYes or permanent residentFebruary
The Gerber FoundationNovice Research Granthttp://www.gerberfoundation.org/how-to-apply/Infant/young children nutrition, care, developmentDoctoral candidates$20,000• Research
• Travel to one conference
• Stipend
NoConcept Papers: May 15 and November 15 of each year; if those are accepted, full proposals due February 15 and August 15 of each year.No grants are made to individuals; grants made to public governmental insititutions such as universities
The Josephine de Karman Fellowship TrustThe Josephine de Karman Fellowshiphttp://www.dekarman.org/qualifications/BroadAt dissertation stage1 year$25,000NoNoJanuary
The Leopold Schepp FoundationThe Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarshiphttp://www.scheppfoundation.org/wp/eligibility-guidelines/BroadPhD students still be in classes full-time1 year$9,000Yes, or permanent residentsGraduates must be under 40 years of age at the time of applicationNo specific deadline
The Society for the Scientific Study of SexualityStudent Research Granthttp://sexscience.org/awards-grants/grants/studentresearch/Sexual scienceAnytime$1,500NoApplicants must be a SSSS Student Member before applying for the grantNomination period is open from January 1 – March 15
each year.
The Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Foundation The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowshipshttps://woodrow.org/fellowships/newcombe/Ethical or religious valuesAt the dissertation stage1 year$25,000NoNovember
The Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Foundation The Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowship in Women’s Studieshttps://woodrow.org/fellowships/womens-studies/Research about womenAt the dissertation stage1 year$5,000Expenses connected with completing their dissertations, such as research-related travel, data work/collection, and suppliesNoNoOctober
U.S. Department of EducationFulbright-Hayshttp://www2.ed.gov/programs/iegpsddrap/index.htmlForeign languages, Area studiesFor doctoral students who will begin working on their dissertation.Up to 1 yearAverage: $33,461• Travel expenses
• Living costs
• Research related expenses
• Health insurance
YesYesApplicant must possess adequate skills in the language(s) necessary to carry out the dissertation project.MarchAbout 90 awards.
University of ConnecticutWood/Raith Gender Identity Living Trust https://woodraithgender.uconn.edu/Gender identityAnytimesummerup to $4,000StipendNoNoOnly applicable for UConn graduate studentsMayHilal Kuscul (2018)
Sam Lawrence (2018)
University of ConnecticutThe Connecticut Institue for the Brain and Cognitive Scienceshttps://ibacs.uconn.edu/2019/10/01/dr-radenka-maric-graduate-fellowship/n/aAnytime$3,000StipendOnly applicable for UConn graduate studentsOctober
University of PennsylvaniaPredoctoral Fellowships for Excellence through Diversityhttps://almanac.upenn.edu/articles/penn-predoctoral-fellowships-for-excellence-through-diversityBroadAt the dissertation stage1 year$32,000+Stipend, health insurance, research and travel fundYesMarch
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.Zeta Phi Beta Sorority General Graduate Fellowshipshttp://www.apa.org/about/awards/zetaphibeta-fellow.aspx?tab=1n/aStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.1 year$2,500n/aNoYesAvailable to African American women.February
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.Deborah Partridge Wolfe International Fellowshiphttp://www.apa.org/about/awards/dpw-grad.aspx?tab=1n/aStudents can apply while in the masters and doctoral program.1 year$500 to $1,000n/aNoNoAvailable to African American women studying abroad and/or foreign students studying within.February