The American Sociological Association ASA is delighted to invite applications for the ASA Opportunities 2018 for Filipino Americans, The Opportunities comes in form of Fellowship, Grants and Scholarships. Theses Include the Famous MINORITY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM,
What you need to know about the Scholarship:
There are several different organizations that focus on promoting their career path and areas of interest by educating the next generation. This is often done through fellowship and scholarship opportunities. Because education of students in a particular field, essentially rewarding them for choosing that path of study, can really populate a field with new and fresh talent that can propel the study field ahead.
Among the organizations that does this is the American Sociological Association. Why this matters to students who are looking for scholarships for Filipinos is that the organization dedicates many of their funds to helping those from a minority race and ethnicity, including Pacific Islanders.
Level/Field of Study:
Applicants Must be enrolled in (and have completed one full academic year) in a program that grants the PhD in Sociology.
Blacks/African Americans, Latinos/as (e.g., Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, Cubans), American Indians or Alaskan Natives, and Asians (e.g., Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Southeast Asian), or Pacific Islanders (e.g., Hawaiian, Guamanian, Samoan, Filipino).
- Those that wish to apply for the minority scholarships through the American Sociological Association must be a minority student and they must also be focused on studying sociology at an accredited university with a sociological program.
- applicants must be members of one of the following racial/ethnic groups: Blacks/African Americans, Latinos/as (e.g., Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, Cubans), American Indians or Alaskan Natives, and Asians (e.g., Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Southeast Asian), or Pacific Islanders (e.g., Hawaiian, Guamanian, Samoan, Filipino).
- Fellows must be citizens or non-citizen nationals of the U.S., have been lawfully admitted to the U.S. for permanent residence, or be eligible under DACA.
- MFP Fellows are selected on the basis of their commitment to research, the focus of their research experience, academic achievement, scholarship, writing ability, research potential, financial need
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