Fletcher Jones Fellowship


Purpose

This competitive fellowship rewards excellence in research and selection is based on research accomplishments. Prior academic achievements and potential for future contributions to the health science field also are considered. Fellowship recipients must be registered and devote themselves to full-time research and/or dissertation writing during the award period.

Eligibility

  • PhD students who are already advanced to candidacy
  • Entering second to sixth year of study as of the upcoming fall term
  • No citizenship requirements
  • In any graduate academic program

Required Nomination Documents/Information

  • Statement of Interest (5 MB limit, PDF file)
  • Formatted CV (5 MB limit, PDF file in CV template format)
  • Unofficial UCSF Transcript (5MB limit, PDF file)
  • Advisor Letter (5 MB limit, PDF file)
  • PI/Advisor Name

Support

  • Two awards
  • $12,000 stipend divided equally over a twelve month period, September-August
  • The award does not include tuition or fees
  • The award is not renewable

Awardees

2021-2022

Zahra Izadi – Epidemiology and Translational Science
Bryan Marsh – Developmental and Stem Cell Biology

2020-2021

Raphael Frankfurter – Medical Anthropology
Hecong Qin – Bioengineering

Learn more about how this and other internal fellowships are awarded.