Institute for Citizens and Scholars Dissertation Fellowship in Women's Studies


The Institute for Citizens and Scholars Dissertation Fellowships in Women’s Studies support the final year of dissertation writing for PhD. Candidates in the humanities and social sciences whose work addresses topics of women and gender in interdisciplinary and original ways. In each round, 10 fellows will receive $5,000 to be used for expenses connected with completing their dissertations, such as research-related travel, data work/collection and supplies.



Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in a graduate program at an U.S. institution.
  • Have completed all pre-dissertation requirements.
  • Be writing on issues related to women, gender, women’s studies or feminist/LGBTQ theory, area of study is in the humanities or social sciences.

How to Apply

Campus Liaison