The Department of Politics is pleased to announce the awarding of the following four graduate fellowships in 2016-2017:
Graduate School and Advanced Study Fellowships.
- Ruth C. Lawson Fellowship in International Politics
- Ellen Deborah Ellis Fellowship in International Relations
- Donald G. Morgan Fellowship in Law
The fellowships are awarded to students who hold or are candidates for a degree from Mount Holyoke, with majors in Politics or International Relations. Former applicants, including recipients, may reapply.
To apply, submit the following materials to Linda Chesky Fernanades (email@example.com) in a single email:
- Proposed plan of study (2 pages max)
- Applicant’s cv or resume
- Official transcript of undergraduate and, where appropriate, graduate study
- Please also arrange two letters of recommendation to be sent to Ms. Chesky Fernandes by the deadline.
DEADLINE: MARCH 11th
The Ruth C. Lawson Fellowship was established in 1976 by colleagues, students, and friends of Miss Lawson.
- Up to three fellowships of up to $10,000 for advanced study in international politics. The number of fellowships—and amount—may vary, depending on the applicant pool.
The Ellen Deborah Ellis Fellowship in International Relations was established in 1944 by students and friends of Miss Ellis.
- One fellowship of $4, 000, preferably for graduate study in international relations.
The Donald G. Morgan Fellowship was established in 1976 by colleagues, students, and friends of Mr. Morgan.
- One fellowship of $1,500, preferably for attending law school.
In the event that no award is made for law school in a given year, an award may be made for graduate study in political science involving a special interest in the theory, development, values, and adaptability of the U.S. Constitution. Offered this year