Meet 2020 DFP Spring Fellow, Angel M. Villegas-Cruz; 2021 Applications Open – Deadline March 19

Angel M. Villegas-Cruz is a first-year PhD student at Pennsylvania State University. He is pursuing a dual-title PhD in political science and Asian studies. His primary subfield of study is international relations, with a minor in comparative politics. Prior to attending Penn State, Angel received an MA in international relations from Beijing Normal University and a BA in sociology from the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus. His research interests include the political economy of Chinese foreign aid and outward foreign direct investment. Angel looks forward to teaching classes in international relations, international political economy, and Chinese foreign policy. Upon completing the doctorate, Angel will pursue a career in academia.

Apply Now for the APSA 2021-2022 Diversity Fellowship Program (DFP), Spring Cycle

Deadline for Applications: March 19, 2021

The APSA Diversity Fellowship Program, formerly the Minority Fellowship Program, established in 1969, aims to increase diversity in the discipline of political science. The Spring DFP supports students from underrepresented backgrounds who are currently enrolled in the first or second year of a political science Ph.D. program. Awards will range between $1000 to $2000, depending on the availability of funds. Please apply for the program or share this information with a colleague who could benefit from this opportunity.