UNCF/Merck Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowship

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Friday, December 11, 2015

Awarded By

United Negro College Fund

Award Amount

Up to $53,500, which includes a stipend of up to $43,500 for the fellow and a research grant of up to $10,000 to support the research needs of the fellow. The fellowship stipend is intended to cover from 12-24 months of fellowship tenure. A maximum of $30,000 in stipend may be received in any 12-month period.


12 or more awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

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