Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships are designed 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.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizen or national
  • Planning a career in teaching and research at the college or university level

Stipends and Allowances:

  • Predoctoral: $19,000 to the fellow, institutional allowance of $3,000 for 3 years
  • Dissertation: $21,000 for 1 year
  • Postdoctoral: $40,000 for 1 year, $1,500 employing institutional allowance, to be
    matched by employing institution

For further information and applications, contact:

Fellowships Office, GR 346A
500 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-334-2872, Fax: 202-334-3419, Email:
See website for complete eligibility information:

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