Hertz Fellowship

The Hertz Fellowship provides financial and lifelong professional support for the nation’s most promising graduate students in science and technology.

The fellowship includes up to five years of funding, valued at up to $250,000, and the freedom to pursue innovative projects wherever they may lead. In addition, fellows take part in ongoing mentoring, symposia, and workshops with a vibrant community of more than 1200 fellows, a set of peers who span disciplines, generations, and geography.

 

Opportunity URL: https://www.hertzfoundation.org/the-fellowship/apply-for-fellowship/

Fellowship

Qualifications

  • Be college seniors, first-year graduate students, or in a gap year preparing to apply to graduate school;
  • Intend to pursue a PhD in the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, or engineering;
  • Intend to direct their studies toward understanding and solving major, near-term problems facing society; and
  • Be citizens or permanent residents of the United States.

Compensation

$34,000/nine-month personal stipend

Open Date

09/10/2020

Closing Date

10/23/2020

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