William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship For Minority Students

Who Is Eligible:

Candidates for this fellowship are highly motivated graduate or undergraduate students from underrepresented communities of color. Candidates must be enrolled at an institution of higher education for the semester which they will be applying. Summer candidates must show proof of enrollment for the upcoming fall semester. Each candidate should have an excellent academic record and also have the following:

  1. Demonstrated interest or experience in nonprofit organizations, philanthropy, and the social sector;
  2. Excellent research and writing skills;
  3. Demonstrated financial need; and
  4. U.S. citizenship or U.S. permanent residency. Students approved for participation in the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program are eligible to apply.


To apply, you will need to submit a:

The letter of recommendation from a professor or supervisor can be included with your application, or emailed directly to rachel.pulley@aspeninstitute.org. 

Deadline: 08/06/2018
Amount: Fall/Spring: $2,000; Summer: $4,000
How to apply:


For more information, please visit: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/programs/program-on-philanthropy-and-social-innovation-psi/william-randolph-hearst-endowed-fellowship-for-minority-students/