Reminder – Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: February 3, 2012

The Foundation’s new Dissertation Fellowship is for $25,000 for advanced doctoral students who are completing dissertations that further understanding of the educational pathways and experiences of high-achieving, low-income students. Minimum eligibility includes demonstration of superior academic ability and achievement, successful defense of the dissertation proposal, and unmet financial need.

Fellowship Information:

Links to the application requirements and guidelines are posted on our website.  Please visit for more information about the Fellowship and direct any questions to or call the Foundation at 703-723-8000.  Recipients will be notified in May 2012.