Applications for the Josephine de Karman Fellowship are now invited. This scholarship open the U.S and foreign nationals who are undertaking graduate or undergraduate in any field. Those are selected will receive benefit of $22,000 for graduate students and $14,000 for undergraduate students. The deadline is 31 January every year.
The Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust was established in 1954 by the late Dr. Theodore von Karman, world renowned aeronautics expert and teacher and first director of the Guggenheim Aeronautical Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology, in memory of his sister, Josephine, who died in 1951. The purpose of this fellowship program is to recognize and assist students whose scholastic achievements reflect Professor von Karmans high standards.
Approximately eight (8) fellowships, $22,000 for graduate students and $14,000 for undergraduate students, will be awarded for the regular academic year (fall and spring semesters or the equivalent where the quarterly system prevails), paid through the fellowship office of the university in which the recipient is enrolled for study in the United States. Study must be carried out only in the United States and all funds must be expended only within this country.
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate and graduate degree in any field of study.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
DeKarman fellowships are open to students in any discipline, including international students, who are currently enrolled in a university or college located within the United States. Only candidates for the PhD who will defend their dissertation in or about June and undergraduates entering their senior year are eligible for consideration. Postdoctoral and masters degree students are not eligible for consideration. Special consideration will be given to applicants in the Humanities.
The U.S and foreign nationality may apply this fellowship.
Complete applications, including official transcripts of applicants graduate and undergraduate studies at institutions in the United States and Canada and two letters of recommendation, must be received by the fellowship committee IN ONE PACKAGE.