Applications must be received on or before March 9, 2017 12:00 AM EST

A complete application must include:

  1. A 500 word description of the project that places your research in the context of current activities in the field.
  2. Letters of endorsement from both your research advisor and your department chair. At least one of these letters must verify that
    1. you have been admitted to your department's Ph.D. program; and
    2. that institutional research facilities are available and adequate for the project.
  3. Two additional letters of reference (professional or educational).
  4. A current resumé.

Timeline

March 9, 2017 12:00 AM EST Fellowship applications due
April 28, 2017 Fellowship applicants notified
July 1, 2017 Financial award sent to home institution
July 15, 2017 - July 14, 2017 Period of use of the grant
September 30, 2017 Following the completion of the fellowship, fellows will be required to prepare a formal report describing their activities