Fellowship Applications

Applications invited for SWG Dissertation and Minority Fellowships (2018-2019)

The Society of Woman Geographers (SWG) announces two national fellowship programs for 2018-2019. Both are for women in geography and geographical aspects of other fields and are funded by SWG's Evelyn L. Pruitt Fund.

The SWG Fellowship Program invites applications from female Ph.D. candidates for the Pruitt National Fellowship for Dissertation Research. SWG expects to make 4-8 awards up to $12,000 for 2017-2018. Applications are due February 1, 2018. See below for application guidelines.

The SWG invites applications also for the Pruitt National Minority Fellowship. Minority women who have been admitted to and plan to enroll or are enrolled in a Master's program in geography or the geographical aspects of an allied field are eligible to apply. Two or three awards up to $4,000 will be made for 2018-2019. This application deadline is March 15, 2018.

Click below to download the appropriate application guidelines:

SWG Pruitt Dissertation Application Guidelines 2018-2019

Pruitt National Minority Fellowship Application Guidelines 2018-2019

Questions about preparation of the application may be addressed to the SWG Fellowship Chair, Jan Monk.  For all other questions, please contact SWG Executive Director, Mary van Balgooy.


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