Outstanding women and minority Ph.D. students who want to pursue degree coursework are eligible to apply for President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program. The University of California is funding the fellowship program.
The President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program was established in 1984 to encourage outstanding women and minority Ph.D. recipients to study academic careers at the University of California.
The (UC) University of California is a public research university system in the U.S. state of California. The University of California currently has ten campuses, a combined student body of 273,179 students, 22,700 faculty members, 154,900 staff members, and over 2.0 million living alumni.
|Organization||The University Of California|
|Educational Level||Postgraduate Students|
|Mode of Access||Online|
|Number of Awards||Undefined|
|Nationality||Domestic and International|
|Application Deadline||November 1, 2020|
Who May Be Eligible?
To be eligible, the applicants must match all the following criteria:
- All participants must receive a Ph.D. or terminal degree from an accredited university before the start of their fellowship.
- Successful students must present documents demonstrating that they are legally authorized to work in the United States.
- Applicants granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply
All students for President’s Postdoctoral Fellowships at one of the UC-Affiliated National Laboratories need to submit an online application by the University of California President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program application system.
Prizes are awarded for research conducted at any one of the University of California’s ten campuses. The award for this fellowship is up to $5,000 and program travel expenses. Each award is for a at least of 12-months and may be renewable for an additional term upon demonstration of research productivity.
The application process will end on November 1, 2020