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James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) funds this summer program to provide educational and professional development opportunities for students from underrepresented populations and those interested in addressing health disparities related to infectious diseases.

Deadline: February 14, 2013

Award: $4,000 stipend plus travel and housing

James Madison Graduate Fellowships

The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers fellowships to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Fellowship applicants compete only against other applicants from the states of their legal residence. Generally, one fellowship per state is awarded each year.

Deadline: March 1, 2013

Award: $24,000

berman foundation dissertation fellowships

The Association for Jewish Studies is accepting applications for the Berman Foundation Dissertation Fellowships in Support of Research in the Social Scientific Study of the Contemporary American Jewish Community. The fellowships encourage graduate students in sociology, social psychology, social anthropology, demography, contemporary history, social work, political science, geography, and education to expand their research to include the study of North American Jewry.

Deadline: March 22, 2013

Award: $16,000 (two awards)

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students

This fellowship is based on academic excellence and need, and is open to all undergraduate and graduate students of color. The Hearst Fellow serves as an intern with the Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation (PSI) in the Washington, DC office of the Aspen Institute.

Deadlines: March 29, 2013 (Summer) & July 15, 2013 (Fall)

Award: $4,000 (Summer); $2,000 (Fall)

Margaret W. Moore and John M. Moore Research Fellowship

The Moore Fellowship provides a stipend to promote research during the academic year or summer months using the resources of the Friends Historical Library and/or the Swarthmore College Peace Collection.

Deadline: March 31, 2013

Award: Variable, TBD