University of California Historically Black Colleges and Universities Fellowship (D) (R)

Fellowship details

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Citizenship Requirements
U.S. Citizen


The UC-HBCU Fellowship is a multi-year fellowship for students who have participated in the UC-HBCU Initiative in the last five years. The funding package below is for Fall 2024 admitted students. 

Students are eligible for up to two years of fellowship support:

  • The student will need to be offered five years of support from the program initially. 
  • UC Office of the President will swap one year of department funding with fellowship support
    • Does include non-resident tuition for year 1
    • summer stipend highly encouraged; UCOP will match summer funding
  • The Graduate Division will fund one additional year with a $37,000 stipend plus tuition and fees during year 1.
  • Department will need to provide support for the additional three years.  

Once an eligible student has been admitted, departments should work contact Mariela Menendez at , on the funding package.

Important Dates

Deadline:  April 15

If you would like to be considered for this award, contact the staff coordinator of the program in which you are interested.

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