Purpose: The Jack Kent Cooke Dissertation Fellowships awards $25,000 to high-potential, low-income students. Dissertation fellowships are available for advanced doctoral students and are intended to support the student for work done after the student's dissertation proposal has been accepted
Qualifications: Fellows must be enrolled in a graduate degree program, and provide documentation of academic progress each term. Fellows must participate in Fellowship activities, including the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholars Weekend. Fellows must be willing to present their research to Foundation staff and/or Scholars.