The fellowship program is open to all areas of study at the University. Individuals who meet one of the following criteria are eligible to apply:
Applicants are strongly encouraged to research NYU's website and reach out to specific faculty members at NYU who might serve as strong mentors prior to completing the application. The mentorship plan should be developed jointly with the proposed mentor. It could include:
The application opens in approximately early- to mid-October. The deadline for submitting the online application is around December 5th each year. The deadline for reference letters is the same as the application deadline. Awards are announced on or about February 15th.
The 2018 application is now closed.