Meet 2020 DFP Spring Fellow, Chloe Ricks; 2021 Applications Open – Deadline March 19

Chloe Ricks is a second-year PhD student studying comparative politics at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research interests include comparative race and sub-national politics, with special focus on Latin America and the U.S. South. She completed her undergraduate at Duke University, where she majored in International Comparative Studies. Chloe graduated with Highest Distinction, and won the 2018 ICS Distinguished Thesis Award, for her senior honors thesis “‘Last Stop Destination’: Poverty, Antiblackness and University Education in the Mississippi Delta and Brazil’s Baixada Fluminense.” Upon completion of her doctoral program, Chloe plans to 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.