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Apply for IHDSC Seed Funding!

This year, in partnership with the Cross-Cutting Initiative on Inequality, funded by the Office of the President, IHDSC Seed Awards will continue to give priority to proposals that prioritize our theme of "Unraveling Inequality, Expanding Opportunity." Eligible applicants may receive up to $20,000 in research support.

NYU VOTE 2020 Fellowships

NYU VOTE 2020 Fellowships provide funding for undergraduate and graduate students interested in making a difference in the upcoming election. This fall, Fellows will work on the frontlines with nonpartisan voting rights and voter engagement organizations. Apply for a fellowship today. For more on the VOTE 2020 experience, watch the new video featuring testimonials from Vote 2020 Summer Cohort members.

2020 University-Wide Outstanding Dissertation Awards

See our spring 2020 award winners, whose dissertations spanned categories including arts, inequality, science and technology, and allied health and social services.

2020 NYU Alumni Changemakers

Chosen by the NYU Alumni Association Board, these alumni are the best of the best: entrepreneurs and visionaries who save lives, reduce suffering, and bring hope to the marginalized.

2020 Ellen Schall Experience Fund

Past ESEF recipients have interned at public, nonprofit, and private organizations all over the world, working in many different fields and industries. Through these positions, more than 95% were able to clarify their career goals, expand their professional networks, gain important skills, and apply classroom learnings to the real world. Learn about the ESEF, the work of past particpants, and the 2020 Cohort today.