Meet 2020 DFP Spring Fellow, Bea-Sim Ooi; 2021 Applications Open – Deadline March 19

Bea-Sim Ooi is a PhD student in the department of Political Science at the University of California, Riverside, where she is the recipient of the Chancellor’s Distinguished Fellowship. Her subfields are mass political behavior and American politics, with an emphasis on class and income inequality, race and ethnic politics, policing, and incarceration. Prior to attending graduate school, she received her BA in political science from the University of California, Riverside, where she served as senior research assistant. Following the completion of her graduate studies, Bea-Sim hopes to pursue a career in academia, while remaining engaged in activism and collective justice.

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.