Doctoral Fellowship (DOC)

Funding Agency:
Louisville Institute

The Doctoral Fellowship (DOC) program offers up to ten fellowships of $2,000 a year for two years to Ph.D. or Th.D. students to consider theological education as their vocation. In addition, the cohort of ten Doctoral Fellows meets three times during each fellowship year.

Deadline: Mar. 1, 2020

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be Ph.D. or Th.D. students, currently in their first or second year of doctoral study in an accredited graduate program in the United States or Canada. Eligible proposals should describe the applicant’s commitment to the Christian church and theological education and suggest how his or her doctoral work would be an appropriate preparation of a career in theological school teaching. Applicants may represent a variety of academic disciplines, including, but not limited to, history, ethics, the social sciences, biblical studies, and historical, systematic, and practical theology.

In all its grantmaking, including the Doctoral Fellowship program, LI is interested in funding persons and projects with the potential to strengthen the religious life of North American Christians and their institutions while simultaneously advancing American religious and theological scholarship.

Applicants may not submit applications to more than one Louisville Institute grant or fellowship program within the same grant year (June 1-May 31).

Amount

$4,000

Amount Description

FELLOWSHIP AMOUNT: $2,000 PER YEAR, TWO YEARS

Funding Type

Fellowship
Grant

Eligibility

Grad/Prof Students

Category

Arts & Humanities
Interdisciplinary
Social Sciences

External Deadline

March 1, 2021