The Quad Fellowship


The Quad Fellowship sponsors 100 exceptional American, Japanese, Australian and Indian master’s and doctoral students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to study in the United States. The fellowship was designed to develop a network of science and technology experts committed to advancing innovation and collaboration in the private, public and academic sectors, in their own nations and among Quad countries. The program builds a foundational understanding among Quad Scholars of one another’s societies and cultures through cohort-wide trips and robust programming with each country’s top scientists, technologists and politicians.



Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of application submission.
  • Be citizens or legal permanent residents of Australia, India, Japan, or the United States.
  • Have a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in a STEM field by the start of the fellowship.
  • Have a demonstrated record of superior academic achievement at the undergraduate level.
  • If applicants are currently enrolled in a Master's or PhD program, they may apply if they will be enrolled in a qualified academic program during their time as a Fellow.

How to Apply