Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans program honors the contributions of immigrants and children of immigrants to the United States. Each year, the program invests in the graduate education of 30 New Americans — immigrants and children of immigrants — who are poised to make significant contributions to U.S. society, culture or their academic field.

Eligibility Criteria

Where

Varies depending on applicant’s choice of graduate program.

Amount, Duration of Award

Each Fellowship supports up to two years of graduate study in any field at any advanced degree-granting program in the United States. Each award is for up to $25,000 in stipend support (not to exceed $40,000) as well as 50 percent of required tuition and fees, up to $20,000 per year, for two years. The first year of fellowship funding cannot be deferred.

Application Requirements

Dates, Deadlines and Notification