Fellowship website: https://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/PGA_171962

Level of study: Graduate

General location of study: Domestic

Specific location, if applicable (country and/or institution): Various

Requires campus endorsement/nomination?: No

Campus application deadline (if applicable): N/A

Final application deadline (check fellowship website for specific yearly date): Mid December

General fields of study/professional interests: Any research-based fields leading to PhD or Sc.D.

Other specific criteria: Must be U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or U.S. permanent resident or individual granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program1, Indigenous individual exercising rights associated with the Jay Treaty of 1794, political asylee, or refugee, regardless of race, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, or sexual orientation. Must show evidence of superior academic achievement (such as GPA, class rank, honors, or other designations). Must be committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level in the U.S. Must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in an eligible research-based (dissertation-required) program leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree