Scholarships for Grad School

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Attention all Graduate and Undergraduate Students!

If you’re interested in policy or academia, the Mercatus Center offers several fellowships that can help you advance your education and career.

For a part-time student already pursuing their career, the Frédéric Bastiat Fellowship should be considered. The Bastiat Fellowship is awarded to graduate students attending Master’s, Juris Doctoral, and Doctoral programs in a variety of fields including economics, law, political science, and public policy. Bastiat Fellows receive a top stipend of $5,000 a year and attend monthly colloquia on specific issues of public policy. The application deadline is April 1, 2015.

For those pursuing a PhD, consider the Adam Smith Fellowship. The Smith Fellowship is awarded to graduate students attending PhD programs in a variety of fields, including economics, philosophy, political science, and sociology. Smith Fellows receive a total award of up to $10,000, including a quarterly stipend and travel and lodging to attend colloquia hosted by the Mercatus Center. The application deadline is March 15, 2015.

For more information, take a look at their website for a full list of their programs, and check out their Facebook page for the latest updates.

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