Scholarship Detail

American Political Science Association (APSA) Minority Fellows Program

Program Information

Deadline Month: March
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: $4,000
APSA awards $4,000 to minority students planning to pursue PhDs in political science. One Native American, two Latino, and three African American fellows will be selected. The applicant must be in his/her senior year at the college or university level applying to a doctoral program in POLITICAL SCIENCE, or currently enrolled in a Master's program and applying to a doctoral program.
Type: Graduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Senior, Graduate Student
Area of Study: Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Descriptors: Minority
Restricted: African American, Latino, Native American
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Other Requirements:
Must demonstrate financial aid

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: Current College
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 3
Resume: No
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: The maximum is 500 words.
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: Yes
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: GRE scores are required.

Further Information

Shaunda Ragland
Minority Fellows Program American Political Science Association
1527 New Hampshire Ave, NW
(202) 349-9362