This fellowship is targeted for members of racial and ethnic groups historically underrepresented in higher education (e.g., African Americans, Alaskan Natives, American Indians, Asian Americans, Hispanics or Latinos, and Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islanders).Eligible graduate students for the AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship in Education Research will be at the writing stage of their dissertation by the beginning of the fellowship.
American Educational Research Association (AERA): Dissertation Grants ( Opportunities Funding/Funding Opportunities/AERAGrants Program/Dissertation Grants/tabid/12812/Default.aspx).
American Educational Research Association (AERA): Minority Fellowships in Education Research ( Opportunities Funding/Funding Opportunities/AERAMinority Fellowship Program/tabid/10243/Default.aspx).
Award will be reported to the Internal Revenue Service.
The Council of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) established the fellowship program to provide support for doctoral dissertation research, to advance education research by outstanding minority graduate students, and to improve the quality and diversity of university faculties.
S.; (3) enrolled in a full-time academic program leading to a doctoral degree in anthropology at the time of application (4) admitted to degree candidacy before the dissertation fellowship is awarded; and (5) a member of the American Anthropological Association.
The dissertation proposal must be approved by the applicant's committee prior to application.
Students of any subfield or specialty in anthropology will receive equal consideration.
Eligibility Requirements Decisions will be based upon the quality of the submitted information and the likelihood that the recipient will have a good chance at completing the dissertation.
The dissertation committee chair or head of the department should cosign this report. Fellowship funds will be paid directly to the awardee (rather than the institution) in three installments: one by September 10th and the second by January 10th.
The third installment will be received upon receipt of final report.