Archive for the 'Diversity' Category

American Indian College Fund Special Scholarships for Graduate Programs (various)

Deadline: May 31 Length: Unstated Comments: For American Indians or Alaskan Natives “pursuing an advanced degree ( MA, MS, J.D., Ph.D., MD, other)”; based on merit and financial need URL:

American Anthropological Association Minority Dissertation Fellowship in Anthropology

Deadline: February 15 Length: 1 year Comments: “Dissertation topics in all areas of the discipline are welcome”; must be a U.S. citizen and “a member of an historically underrepresented ethnic minority group, including, but not limited to: African Americans, Alaskan Natives, American Indians or Native Americans, Asian Americans, Latino/as, Chicano/as, and Pacific Islanders”; must have […]

University of Kentucky Johnson Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: November 1, 2012 Length: 1 year with possible renewal for an additional year Comments: All fields; “applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents [and] must have completed the doctoral degree within the past two years or . . . complete the doctoral degree before the date of appointment” URL: 

Hiram Dissertation Fellowship for Minority Students

Deadline: “Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled” Length: 1 year, renewable up to a total of 3 years Comments: “Preference will be given to a [liberal arts] discipline strongly connected with academic programs at Hiram”; “candidates must be citizens of the United States, and members of one of […]

Duke Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 18, 2013 Length: 2 years Comments: Must complete/have completed doctoral degree between July 1, 2010 and July 1, 2013; U.S. citizens and permanent residents only; “the goal of the program is to increase the diversity of scholars” at Duke and peer institutions URL:

Kenyon Yarbrough Teaching Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: review begins December 15 Length: 1 year Comments: Open to the following fields: “African and African American Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Art, Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Classics, Dance, Drama, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, History, Humanities, International Studies, Legal Studies, Mathematics, Modern Languages and Literature, Music, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Public Policy, […]

PASSHE Douglass Teaching Scholars Summer Program

Deadline: January 11, 2013 Length: 1 summer Comments: “Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Enrollment into a doctoral program required and ABD or current doctorate degree preferred; academic background in one of the fields taught”; ” We encourage applications from diverse candidates, especially candidates from historically under-represented groups who will enrich the cultural diversity of our […]

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Graduate Scholarship

Deadline: December 15 Length: N/A; $1,000-5,000 Comments: Must be US citizen or permanent resident of “Hispanic heritage”; must “[b]e pursuing first undergraduate or graduate degree’; must fill out FAFSA URL:

University of Chicago Provost’s Career Enhancement Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: September 1, 2013 Length: 2 years Comments: “Candidates must have completed all requirements for their doctoral degree (Ph.D., M.D., J.D., or foreign equivalent) before the scholarship start date, and must be no more than three years beyond receiving that degree; “Successful candidates will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, scholarly promise, potential […]

Carolina Postdoc Program for Faculty Diversity

Deadline: January 4, 2013 Length: 2 years Comments: Information regarding the 2011 Application will be posted in the fall; “Applicants who will have completed the doctoral degree not later than July 1, 2011 and no earlier than July 1, 2007 are eligible to apply. Preference will be given to U.S. citizens and permanent residents.” URL: