Mariam K. Chamberlain Dissertation Award

April 13, 2016 Karen Popp AwardsDissertationsNon-US Citizen OpportunitiesU.S. Citizens

Re:Gender established the one-academic-year Mariam K. Chamberlain Dissertation Award through a generous matching grant from the Ford Foundation. The Award enables Re:Gender to continue Mariam’s work promoting mentorship as well as high-level scholarship. The Mariam K. Chamberlain Dissertation Award creates an opportunity for a first-generation college graduate, including immigrant students, to continue working on a dissertation under the close supervision of a senior dissertation adviser.

Award: $10,000 will be awarded annually: $8,500 to a graduate student and $1,500 to the student’s dissertation adviser for travel expenses related to the Award

Project Topic/Focus: The student’s dissertation must be related to Re:Gender’s mission to end gender inequity and its three program focus areas: Identity (social construction of gender, including intersections of race, class, sexual orientation, sexual identity, ability, geography, etc., as well as discrimination based on gender); Economic well-being (issues of economic justice, work fairness and business leadership); and Thriving environments (from personal safety, e.g., sexual assault, to community and global concerns, e.g., climate change and civic leadership).

DeadlineMay 27, 2016 11:59 PM

For more information and application, see Mariam K. Chamberlain Dissertation Award.

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