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Ford Foundation Predoctoral and Dissertation Fellowships for Minorities

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Final Deadline: November 20, 2013 for 2014 Predoctoral Fellowships
Final Deadline: November 15, 2013 for 2014 Dissertation Fellowships

The Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation's college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. The program offers predoctoral, dissertation, and postdoctoral fellowships, and supports study in a range of disciplines in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

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