Category Archives: Urban Studies and Public Affairs

American Indian Graduate Center Fellowship

Main Purpose: To support American Indian and Alaskan Native graduate students. Benefits: $1,000-$5,000 per academic year Eligibility Criteria: Pursuing a graduate degree at an institution in The United States Demonstrated financial need Enrolled member of a federally recognized American Indian or … Continue reading

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The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

Main Purpose: To support doctoral candidates and allow dissertations to be completed in a timely manner. Research must be connected to understanding human violence and aggression. Benefits: $20,000 fellowship Not meant for the support of the doctoral research, but to support … Continue reading

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James E. Webb Internship Program

Main Purpose: To provide internship opportunities at the Smithsonian for students in Business and Public Administration. This opportunity is for minority students and focuses on excellence and diversity in the management of not-for-profit scientific cultural institutions. Benefits: Ten-week internship in residence … Continue reading

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Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences: The Beatriz and James Houmard Scholarship

Main Purpose: To support non-traditional students within The University of Akron’s Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences in completing master’s thesis research. Benefits: $200-$500 for the 2015-2016 academic year, meant to cover costs of a master’s thesis such as travel to … Continue reading

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The Awesome Foundation Grants

Main Purpose: The Awesome Foundation supports projects of all kinds that will  “conserve, sustain, and support the worldwide ecosystem of awesomeness. Projects have included efforts in a wide range of areas including technology, arts, social good, and beyond.” It is … Continue reading

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