Apply Now For The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Dissertation Fellowship
In this second year, the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation will award four fellowships of up to $25,000 to support advanced doctoral candidates in a variety of fields, including education and the social sciences. All candidates must have successfully completed all pre-dissertation requirements, including defense of their dissertation proposals. The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation assists high-achieving low-income students, from middle school to graduate school, in reaching their full potential through education. Dissertation fellowships are available for doctoral candidates who are researching the populations of students served by the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation in order to advance understanding of the factors and contexts that help low-income students to overcome personal adversity and challenging socioeconomic circumstances to excel academically. The application and other materials must be submitted by February 3, 2012. Recipients will be notified in May 2012.
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