The James Madison Graduate Fellowships welcome applications from individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. The fellowship is available for graduate study leading to a master’s degree at any recognized institution of higher education in the United States.
Application Deadline: March 1, 2020
Degree Level: Fellowship to pursue a Mater’s degree
Field: Mater of Arts (MA) in American history, political science, or government, Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) concentrating on either on either American Constitutional history or American government, political institutions, or political theory (in a political department). MAT degrees without the Foundations’ required Constitutional coursework cannot be approved, Master of Education (MEd) or the Master of Science in Education with a concentration in American History or American government, political institutions, and political theory.
Value: $ 24,000
Place of Study: USA
Fellowship Provider: The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation
Number of Scholarships: Not Known
Fellowship applicants compete only against other applicants from the states of their legal residence. To be eligible to apply for a fellowship, you must:
- Be a U.S. citizen.
- Be a teacher, or plan to become a teacher, of American history, American government, or civics classes where you will teach topics on the Constitution at the secondary school level (grades 7–12).
- Possess a bachelor’s degree or plan to receive a bachelor’s degree no later than August 31 of the year in which you are applying.
For information on the Fellowship Application, visit JAMES MADISON APPLICATION.