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
  • $12,500 stipend divided equally over a twelve month period, September-August, for the 2022-23 cycle
  • The award does not include tuition or fees
  • The award is not renewable

Awardees

2022-2023

Jingjing Li ‒ Biomedical Sciences
Yujie Zhang ‒ Tetrad

2021-2022

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

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