McKnight Doctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 15th of each year
Eligibility: African-American or Hispanic doctoral students who are US citizens and hold a minimum of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university


Up to 50 Fellowships are awarded annually to study at one of the nine participating Florida universities. Each award provides annual tuition up to $5,000 for each of three academic years, plus an annual stipend of $12,000. (An additional two years of support at this same level is provided by the participating institution.)  The award also includes a comprehensive system of academic support.

Each annual renewal is contingent upon satisfactory performance and normal progress toward the Ph.D. degree.

Further information regarding the this fellowship and its application process can be viewed at McKnight Doctoral Fellowship.

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