Fellowships for Tribal College and University (TCU) Faculty
The American Indian College Fund offers three fellowships for TCU faculty members. For all fellowships:
Mellon Faculty Enhancement Fellowship – Faculty who are “all but dissertation” (ABD) in a Ph.D. program are eligible to apply. The amount of the fellowship award is $40,000 for a one year period. It is expected that the fellow will be conferred their Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) by the end of this period. For further information and application materials click here.
Mellon Master’s Fellowship – TCU faculty members and staff members with teaching responsibilities who are likely to become faculty may apply for up to $20,000 in assistance to complete master’s degrees. Preference is given to master’s study in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. For further information and application materials click here.
Nyswander/Blanchard Pre-Dissertation Fellowship – Faculty enrolled in a Ph.D. program at any level are eligible for this fellowship. The dollar amount of the award varies year to year as it is endowment driven, but ranges from $2,000-$9,000. For further information and application materials click here.
For further information please contact: Program Officer for Faculty Fellowships | (303) 430-5356