Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Award
The Jack Kent Cooke Dissertation Fellowship Award supports advanced doctoral students who are completing dissertations that further the understanding of the educational pathways and experiences of high-achieving, low-income students. We seek to provide funding for doctoral candidates whose work informs and advances the following populations/aspects of our mission: high-achieving students from low-income backgrounds, and/or students who demonstrate the potential for achievement, and/or the conditions that promote high achievement (e.g., school settings, interventions, policies).
Award / Eligibility Details:
Applicants for Cooke Dissertation Fellowships: may be US citizens, US permanent residents, or non-US citizens; must currently be studying at an accredited US institution; must be advanced doctoral students, who have completed all pre-dissertation requirements; must have successfully defended their dissertation proposal before the application deadline; and must not have previously received a scholarship or other funding from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation.
Deadline: Early February each year
Academic Level: Graduate;Post-Graduate
Type/Purpose: Graduate School Funding;Research
Field of Study: Education / Teaching;Social Sciences
Location: United States
Citizenship eligibility: All;Foreign Citizen / International Student;Permanent Resident;US Citizen;US National
Special Circumstances: Extreme financial need