Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation: Women and Gender: Dissertation in Women’s Studies
The Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowship in Women’s Studies encourages original and significant research about women that crosses disciplinary, regional, or cultural boundaries. Previous Fellows have explored such topics as transnational religious education for Muslim women, the complex gender dynamics of transidentity management, women’s electoral success across racial and institutional contexts, women’s sports, militarism and the education of American women, and the relationship between family commitments and women’s work mobility.
Value: Up to $3,000 to be used for expenses connected with the dissertation. These may include, but are not limited to, travel, books, microfilming, taping, and computer services.
Eligibility: Applicants must have completed all pre-dissertation requirements, be writing on issues relate to women, gender, women’s studies or feminist/gender/LGBTQ theory, enrolled in a graduate school in the United States, and complete a Ph.D. by summer 2011.
Major: women’s studies, gender, and/or sexuality
Fellowship Type: Graduate
Category: Financial Need
Nomination: No, but strongly suggested to work with the Fellowships Office