The opportunities listed below are not funded by USC, rather, they
are external organizations whose deadline dates as well as other
information are subject to change. All questions should be directed to
the external funding agency.
The Center for Khmer Studies Fellowship
The Center for Khmer Studies Fellowships offer opportunities for research in Cambodia and neighboring countries.
This program is open to U.S. doctoral candidates and scholars who have already earned their Ph.D. in the social sciences and humanities.
Scholars can pursue reseach in other countries in mainland Southeast Asia (Thailand, Laos, Vietnam) provided that part of their research is undertaken in Cambodia.
For additional information click here.
The Haynes Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships
The Haynes Foundation provides fellowships for Ph.D. students in the social sciences in the greater Los Angeles area. For additional information go to The Hayes Foundation Web site and check under Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships.
Click here for the Haynes
Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship flyer.
The Fannie & John Hertz Graduate Fellowships
The Hertz Fellowships support Ph.D students in the Applied Physical and Engineering Sciences. For fellowship details and application information go to
Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship Awards.
Jacob Javits Fellowships
provide a need-based stipend of up to $30,000 for up to three years.
For additional information on this fellowship go to Javits
Josephine De Karman Fellowship
The Josephine de Karman Fellowship seeks students in any discipline who are entering their senior undergraduate year or who are Ph.D. candidates.
For additional information go to The Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust
The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowships in Humanistic Studies
For over two decades the Mellon Fellowships have been available. The fellowships supplement a school's financial assistance by covering tuition and fees for the first year of study in a humanities Ph.D. program at any U.S. or Canadian graduate school.
For additional information go to The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowships in Humanistic Studies.
The American Council of Learned Societies is
launching this year a significant new fellowship program providing
support for young scholars to complete their dissertation and,
later, to advance their research after being awarded the Ph.D. The
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation/ACLS Early Career Fellowship Program
will award fellowships in two categories: Dissertation Completion
Fellowships and Fellowships for Recent Doctoral Recipients. A grant
from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation supports this program. For more
information go to the ACLS website.
Mellon Fellowships for Dissertation Research in the Humanities
Application forms and detailed information may be found at The Mellon Fellowship Web site.
Click here for the Mellon Fellowship flyer.
National Bureau of Asian Research's Next Generation
This year-long fellowship focuses on bridging the gap between scholarship and policy making. Recent master's degree recipients are encouraged to apply.
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National Science Foundation Graduate Research
The National Science
Foundation aims to ensure the vitality of the human resource base of
science, technology, engineering, and mathematics in the United
States and to reinforce its diversity by offering approximately
1,000 graduate fellowships in this competition. The Graduate
Research Fellowship provides three years of support for graduate
study leading to research-based master's or doctoral degrees and is
intended for students who are at the early stages of their graduate
study. The stipend is currently $30,000 for a 12-month tenure
period. For more information go to The National Science Foundation Website.
A list of programs
providing either direct funding from the NSF or indirect funding
(i.e., from an awardee institution) for graduate students can be
NDSEG, OSR & ONR Fellowships in Science & Engineering
- NDSEG: Phone:(202)331-3516, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- OSR: Phone:(202)334-2760, Email: email@example.com
- ONR: Phone:(703)696-5031, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships For New Americans
The Soros Fellowships for New Americans support thirty individuals a year for up to two years of graduate study in any subject anywhere in the United States.
For additional information go to The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships For New Americans.