JENKINS PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
Life Sciences. Physical Sciences. School of Engineering. NASA-related
science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines.
Prospective/Current Graduate Students. Students Working on Master's
Thesis. Students Working on Doctoral Dissertation.
Open only to U.S. citizens. Including residents of Puerto Rico, Virgin
Islands, and Guam.
Applicants must be a member of an underrepresented group in STEM, which
includes women, ethnic minorities and persons with
disabilities.GApplicants must either be within the first 3 years of a
graduate program at an accredited, U.S. university OR be in the process
of applying to an accredited STEM graduate program. Must have a minimum
GPA of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale. Once the fellowship is awarded, recipients
cannot participate in any other federally funded fellowship or
Stipend of $18,000 for Master's fellows and $24,000 for Ph.D. fellows.
Additional support for tuition and travel up to $8,500.
The Harriett G. Jenkins Pre-doctoral Fellowship Program provides up to
20 fellowships yearly to full-time underrepresented graduate students in
science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
Students are selected for fellowships that include financial support and
a 10-week, hands on research experience at a NASA Center or the Jet
Propulsion Laboratory. Fellowship offers financial support for up to 3
For More Information
United Negro College Fund
Special Programs Corporation
Attn: Harriett G. Jenkins Predoctoral
2750 Prosperity Avenue
Fairfax, VA 22031