2018 Ford Fellowship competition deadlines announced: Start early!

by Noreen Balos, Funding Peer
Saturday, May 20, 2017 3:00 PM

Through its Fellowship Programs with the National Academy of Sciences, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students.

Predoctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral fellowships will be awarded in a national competition administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on behalf of the Ford Foundation. 

2018 Predoctoral application deadline is: December 14, 2017 (5 p.m. EST) 
2018 Dissertation and Postdoctoral application deadlines are: December 7, 2017 (5​ p.m. EST) 
2018 Ford Supplementary Materials receipt deadline is: January 9, 2018 (5​ p.m. EST)

2018 Ford Predoctoral NAS Fellowship
2018 Ford Dissertation NAS Fellowship
2018 Ford Postdoctoral NAS Fellowship