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Offered by American Sociological Association
Are you a minority student enrolled in a sociology Ph.D. program? If so, consider applying for the Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) scholarship! The scholarship is open to students who want to receive a Ph.D. in sociology and come from an underrepresented minority group in the field. Such groups include Black/African American, Latine, American Indian or Alaska Native, and Asian or Pacific Islander.
The scholarship is offered by The American Sociological Association, the national professional membership association for sociologists. Their mission is to create opportunities for sociologists to advance and contribute to society. The Minority Fellowship program was created to support remarkable students who want to study sociology, make their mark in the field, and take part in the network of recognized sociologists. The scholarship awards a stipend of $20,000 annually to help selected fellows fund their tuition costs. If you’re a minority student passionate about sociology, we encourage you to apply!
In order to be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be currently enrolled in a Ph.D. sociology program. Applicants must also be advanced in their program by the time of application, and meet the below eligibility requirements.
US Citizens, Permanent Residents, DACA
No GPA requirement
Asian/Pacific Islander, Black/African, Hispanic/Latino, Native American
To apply for this scholarship, students must submit an online application, a completed academic checklist, and the below application materials.
Resume or CV
Letter of Recommendation
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