Deadlines Approaching for Mercatus Graduate Student Fellowships
Don't wait—deadlines are approaching, but the Mercatus Center at George Mason University is still accepting applications for our graduate student programs for the 2019-2020 academic year!
The Mercatus Center offers fellowships for students pursuing a graduate degree in economics at George Mason University, as well as in other disciplines at universities around the world. Their fellows explore and discuss the foundations of political economy and public policy and pursue research on pressing issues.
Successful fellows have gone on to obtain teaching, research, and leadership positions in academia as well as public policy positions in federal and state governments and at prominent research institutions.
The Frédéric Bastiat Fellowship is a one-year, competitive fellowship program for graduate students interested in public policy who are enrolled in master’s, juris doctoral, and doctoral programs from any university and in any discipline including, but not limited to, economics, law, political science, and public policy. Frédéric Bastiat Fellows receive a stipend and attend colloquia on public policy. It is a total award of up to $5,000 for the year. The application deadline is Friday, March 15.
The Oskar Morgenstern Fellowship is a one-year, competitive fellowship program for students who are enrolled in PhD programs from any university and in any discipline with training in quantitative methods who are interested in political economy. Oskar Morgenstern Fellows receive a stipend and attend colloquia on the Austrian, Virginia, and Bloomington schools of political economy. It is a total award of up to $7,000 for the year. The application deadline is Friday, March 15.