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The Alumnae of Northwestern University Graduate Fellowship 2020-21

Award: Up to $20,000 toward graduate tuition

Who's EligibleNorthwestern alumni, preferably females, who pursue a terminal master's degree in any field of study. 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 2020-21 academic year. Students concurrently enrolled in two or more graduate programs are not eligible.

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 must 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 by Friday, April 17. 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.

Click here for the 2020-21 Application. Questions should be directed to The Alumnae website.

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