HOW TO APPLY
The 2015 Ford Foundation Fellowship Program competition is NOW CLOSED and no longer accepting applications.
1. Read thoroughly the Fact Sheet for to the level of fellowship for which you plan to apply (Predoctoral, Dissertation, or Postdoctoral)...
...so that you will understand the level-specific eligibility requirements, eligible fields of study and other important information such as stipend amounts and criteria for selection. If your field of study is not included in the eligible fields list, it may be an indication that you are not eligible for this fellowship.
2. Read carefully all instructions provided in Application Instructions and Supplementary Materials...
...so that you will have a complete understanding of the minimum required materials that comprise a complete fellowship application and the deadline for submission of all supplementary materials in support of your fellowship application.
3. Contact potential writers of your letters of recommendation early...
..to be certain they will be able to submit their letter by the deadline. Be sure to provide the writers of your letters of recommendation with a draft of your fellowship application research proposal essay so they are able to comment on it in their letter (they will be asked to do so in the instructions they will receive).
HOW TO APPLY:
1. Review the Helpful Resources for Preparing a Competitive Fellowship Application...
...before you begin to prepare your fellowship essays.
2. Familiarize yourself with the functionality of the online fellowship application...
...by reading the information provided in Navigating the Online Application.
3. Begin the application process...
...by accessing the online application Login Page.
Continue to Navigating the Online Application
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