Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans
The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans provides funding for up to two years of graduate study in any field at any advanced degree-granting institution in the United States. Each award provides up to $25,000 in maintenance grants and up to $20,000 in tuition support for each year of graduate study supported, a total of as much as $90,000. There are 30 fellowships awarded annually. The program emphasizes creativity, originality, initiative, and sustained accomplishment. The program values a commitment to the constitution and the bill of rights. The program promotes a strong sense of community among fellows and alumni through fall conferences for fellows and numerous events for fellows and alumni held throughout the country.
Award / Eligibility Details:
Applicants must be a New American (a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in this country), a college senior or holder of a Bachelor's degree, not yet 31 years old, and not enrolled beyond the second year of a graduate program.
Deadline: Early November each year
Academic Level: Graduate, Post-Graduate, Post-Undergraduate
Type/Purpose: Graduate School Funding
Field of Study: All, Arts & Humanities, Business, Education / Teaching, Public Affairs / Policy, Social Sciences, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
Location: United States
Citizenship eligibility: Permanent Resident, US Citizen
Special Circumstances: Underrepresented Group
For more information: http://www.pdsoros.org/