Networking and Mentoring Tools
- Directory of Ford Fellows
The Directory of Ford Fellows contains information on Ford Foundation Fellows who held awards administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine including postdoctoral fellowship recipients awarded since 1980 and predoctoral and dissertation fellowship recipients awarded since 1986. The Directory of Ford Fellows may be searched by Fellow name, Fellow institution, or by using key words. This database assists Ford Fellows in maintaining professional contacts and allows universities and other institutions to conduct employment and expertise searches for highly trained and talented academics from diverse backgrounds.
- Ford Fellow Regional Liaisons
A number of former Ford Fellows volunteer to serve as Regional Liaisons. Ford Fellows may contact liaisons in their region if they have any questions, problems, or concerns that develop during their doctoral study. Please click on the link above to access a complete list and contact information for the current Regional Liaisons.
The Conference of Ford Fellows is a unique national conference of a select group of high-achieving scholars committed to diversifying the professoriate and using diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. Click on the link above for more information.
Learn more about the Ford Foundation Fellowship Program from Fellowships Office staff attending professional and educational organization conferences around the U.S. during the year.