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# Fellowship & Scholarships

McKnight Doctoral Fellowship
Deadline: January 15th of each year
Eligibility: African-American and Hispanic doctoral students pursuing degrees at selected Florida universities.

THE AWARD:
Up to 50 Fellowships are awarded annually to study at one of nine participating Florida universities. Each award provides annual tuition up to $5,000 (tuition above this amount is waived by the participating institution) for each of three academic years plus an annual stipend of$12,000. (An additional two years of support at this same level is provided by the participating institution.) The award also includes a comprehensive system of academic support.

Each annual renewal is contingent upon satisfactory performance and normal progress toward the Ph.D. degree.