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Upcoming Deadline: The Alumnae of Northwestern University Graduate Fellowship 2018-19

Award:  Up to $20,000 towards graduate tuition 

Who's Eligible:  Northwestern alumni, preferably females, who pursue a terminal Master's degree in any field of study.  In order to be eligible for this Fellowship, applicants may be newly admitted or currently enrolled as full-time students in a terminal Master’s Degree Program at Northwestern during the 2018-19 academic year. 

Details:  The Alumnae of Northwestern University offers this Fellowship to full-time graduate students who show promise of achieving distinction in their chosen field and who will bring credit to the University.  Criteria for selection include quality of scholarship, leadership, community service, professional experience, and financial need. Special consideration will be given to students who choose a program in pursuit of a career that serves the public good. 

Application Process:  Candidates submit a completed application form along with a personal statement that highlights their educational and career goals, demonstrates their commitment to serve the public good, and describes their need for financial assistance.  Statements are limited to 500 words.   Candidates must provide copies of all Northwestern transcripts, a current resume, proof of acceptance to Master’s Degree Program and two letters of recommendation.

Please see this form for detailed instructions on how to apply. The application deadline is April 27.

The 2018-19 Application will be posted mid January on The Alumnae website and at the Office of Fellowships website.  Questions should be directed to The Alumnae website – click on Contact them.



Categories: Broad Interest, Fellowships