Sasha Kasthuriarachchi in discussion with a woman's football team. Photo Credit: ©Matthew Oldfield.

Ford Foundation Fellowship Program

The Ford Foundation Fellowship Program, offered through the National Academy of Sciences, seeks to increase faculty diversity at US colleges and universities. Fellowships are made at the predoctoral, dissertation, and postdoctoral levels to students who demonstrate academic excellence, a commitment to pluralism, and a strong interest in teaching and research. Eligible applicants include citizens, nationals, and permanent residents of the United States, as well as individuals granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

If you have general questions about our grant making, please contact our Office of the Secretary.