Institute for Humane Studies Young Communicators Fellowships

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 Deadline: 

November 15, 2012
   

Start Date: 

Summer
   

Duration: 

12 weeks
   

Location: 

Arlington, VA
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Scholarships
   

Description: 

The Institute for Humane Studies Young Communicators Fellowships are awarded to appropriate candidates to help them take advantage of strategic short-term opportunities that can enhance their abilities and credentials to pursue careers that involve the communication of ideas. This fellowship cannot be awarded for tuition or living expenses associated with pursuing a degree.
   

Benefits: 

Amounts awarded take into account the cost of tuition at the recipientís institution and any other funds received.
Full scholarships cannot be awarded to students who will be receiving full-tuition scholarships or stipends from
other sources, although such students may still be considered for partial awards. In 2012, the IHS awarded more than $800,000 in Humane Studies Fellowships to over 200 students, with individual awards ranging from $2,000 to $15,000. Fellowships are awarded for one year,
students are eligible to reapply in subsequent years.

   

Major(s): 

Arts & Humanities
Social Ecology
Social Science

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Writing Sample
 

Contact: 

Young Communicators Representative
Young Communicators Fellowships, Institute for Humane Studies
George Mason University, 3301 N. Fairfax Dr., Suite 440
Arlington, VA 22201-4432
Phone: (703) 993-4880    
Email: ihs@gmu.edu

 

Program Website: 

http://www.theihs.org/humane-studies-fellowships
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