What is a fellowship?
A fellowship (sometimes called a scholarship when academically-related or Post-BA internship when career-related) is a short-term post-graduate experience that enables recent graduates to explore an academic, professional, or personal interest.
What types of fellowships exist?
Post-Baccalaureate Fellowships/Internships are related to specific professional or career interests. They are typically:
- 3 months - 2 years in duration
- related to a specific career field
- located in the U.S.
Nationally competitive graduate fellowships and scholarships are typically:
- very selective
- an opportunity to study, conduct research, or pursue an independent project