New York Grace Legendre Endowment Fund Inc. (GLEF): Fellowships

New York Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc.


Grant amount: US $2,000

Deadline: Feb 28, 2018

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Fellowship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: New York

Location of citizenship: United States

Gender restriction: Female

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Overview:

Since its incorporation in 1989 through 2016, the NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund Inc (GLEF), has awarded over $156,000 in fellowships to 147 NYS women. Of these, ninety five were working toward a Master’s and fifty two toward a doctorate. They were enrolled in forty-nine diverse fields of graduate study.

Fellowships are awarded annually for graduate study to qualified women. The number and amount of the fellowships vary from year to year. The awards are presented at a luncheon at the GLEF Annual Board Meeting in Albany, NY in May 2016.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Be a woman who is a United States citizen and a resident of New York State.
  • Have a Bachelor's degree
  • Be currently enrolled in graduate studies in an advanced graduate degree program at an accredited New York State college or university and have already completed at least one semester in that program.
  • Show evidence of scholastic ability and a need for financial assistance.