Fellowships, Scholarships, Awards & Grants
- The Leadership Alliance is an academic consortium of 31 institutions of higher learning, including leading research and teaching college and universities. The mission of the Leadership Alliance is to develop underrepresented students into outstanding leaders and role models in academia, business and the public sector.
- The Institute for Recruitment of Teachers (IRT) aims to reduce over time the critical under-representation on school faculties of certain minority groups, as well as to address the attendant educational consequences of these disparities. Providing positive role models to youth, the Institute serves the related goals of supporting school and campus environments.
- The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE), the New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE), and the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) have established Doctoral Scholars Programs and the Compact for Faculty Diversity Program to prepare new minority faculty. Contact WICHE at firstname.lastname@example.org, or the NEBHE at email@example.com, or the SREB at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- The Ford Foundation funds fellowships for minorities for study in research-based doctoral programs, providing a substantial stipend for three years. email@example.com.
- The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) was funded in 1975 to help Hispanic-American college students complete their education. The scholarships are available on a competitive basis to community college, undergraduate four-year college, and graduate students of Hispanic background. Awards generally range from $1000 to $3000. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Ford Motor Company Fellows Program is designed for Latino Graduate/Professional School students who are seeking to become familiarized with the congressional legislative process. Questions call Artie Blanco 323-720-1932.
- The National Forum for Black Public Administrators is awarding a $5,000 scholarship to an African-American graduate or undergraduate student (junior) interested in pursuing a career in public service. Applications must be postmarked by February 21 and sent to: NFBPA Programs, 777 North Capitol Street, NE – Suite 807, Washington, DC 20002. Please contact email@example.com with any questions.
- The Point Foundation provides financial support, mentoring, leadership training and hope to meritorious students who are marginalized due to sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.
Call for Papers
- Ellipsis… is a journal for the publication of undergraduate research and inquiries in the Humanities.
- NeoAmericanist: an inter-disciplinary online journal for the study of America.