Recipients of this competitive award will receive $5,000 per year to supplement their departmental stipends, disbursed over the period of the academic year (August – May). Fellowships are renewable annually for four additional academic years, contingent upon satisfactory progress toward the PhD.
To be eligible for this award, a student must:
Intend to devote his/her major doctoral work to a topic directly related to addressing the Institute's research themes: democracy and human development.
Receive an offer of departmental fellowship in a doctoral program at the University of Notre Dame.
Directors of Graduate Studies should submit a letter of nomination along with a complete copy of the student’s application file by the deadline date.
Letters of nomination should be based upon the student’s notable accomplishments, a commitment to working on Kellogg Institute research themes with our faculty fellows, and a passion for scholarship in his/her discipline. Fellowships are awarded on a competitive basis to a limited number of the most outstanding candidates.
Note: Winners of University Presidential Fellowships are not eligible for this award.
Department Nomination Deadline
March 1, 2016
Submit Nominations to: