Jacob K. Javits Fellowships Program
Who is eligible?
U.S. citizens and permanent residents. Students must demonstrate superior academic ability and achievement; exceptional promise; financial need to undertake graduate study leading to a doctoral degree or a master's degree in which the master's degree is the terminal highest degree in the selected field of study. See website for list of specific fields.
Provides a renewable stipend for students pursuing doctoral or MFA study in the arts, humanities and social sciences at an American university for up to four years. Scholarship pays up to $11,511 to the institution and no more than $30,000 as a stipend to the student.
Application Deadline: Javits will not be awarded for the 2012-2013 academic year.
FAFSA Submission Deadline: January 31, 2011
For More Information, www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsjavits/index.html.