Graduate Studies | External Funding Resources

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  • Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies
    202-885-3753
    gradstudies@american.edu
    Wisconsin (4200), Suite 201 Washington, DC 20016-8075

    Tubman, Jonathan G.
    Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies

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AU Merit Awards

AU's Merit Awards Office offers a listing of recognition awards for students. Some of them may provide funding for further scholarship in addition to recognizing current outstanding school work. This office also provides guidance in applying for awards and maximizing your chances of a successful application.

 

Federal Government Funding Sources


DOE: Post-PhD Award

Javits Fellowship

Smithsonian Fellowships

NSF: Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants in the Directorate for Biological Sciences
 

 

Foundation Sources


Cosmos Club Foundation

 

New Fellowship: Latin American Security, Drugs and Democracy

The new Latin American Security, Drugs and Democracy Fellowship Program (LASDD) provides support for doctoral dissertation and post-doctoral research across a variety of disciplines and fields. The fellowship is a partnership between the Social Science Research Council, the Open Society Foundations and Universidad de los Andes.


Ford Foundation Fellowships

Getty Foundation

MacArthur Foundation

Virginia Foundation

Woodrow Wilson Foundation Fellowships

 

Professional Associations


Scientific Research Society Grants-In-Aid

American Association of University Women

Psi Chi (Psychology)

APA: American Psychological Association

Basic Psychological Science Research Grant

The Scott Mesh Honorary Scholarship for Research in Psychology

National Research Council of the National Academies

 

International


Boren Awards for International Study

University of London: Institute of Historic Research

 

Academic Discipline


Anthropology For Ph.D. candidates

History AU History Department Resources

International Affairs and International Studies

Public Communication

Studio Art and Art History

http://www.collegeart.org/fellowships/

http://www.nga.gov/casva/casvapre.shtm

http://members.efn.org/~acd/resources.html

Psychology

Political Science


Universities


Harvard University International Affairs

NYU Post-Doctoral Awards

  

Other Funding Sources


Washington Consortium - Economic Club Fellowships

Research Gate