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Amelia Earhart Fellowship


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Academic Level:
Graduate Students (PhD)

Description:
Today, women remain a distinct minority in science and engineering, representing approximately 10 percent of professionals in these fields. The Amelia Earhart Fellowship program helps talented women, pursuing advanced studies in the typically male-dominated fields of aerospace-related sciences and engineering, achieve their educational goals. The Fellowship enables these women to invest in state-of-the-art computers to conduct their research, purchase expensive books and resource materials, and participate in specialized studies around the globe. Amelia Earhart Fellows have gone on to become astronauts, aerospace engineers, astronomers, professors, geologists, business owners, heads of companies, even Secretary of the US Air Force.
portable fundingaccepts non-us citizens

Participating Institution(s):
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Zonta International (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Aerospace Engineering
Astronomy & Astrophysics

Keywords:
Aerodynamics
Aeronautics
Aeronomy
Engineering Research

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Page last updated 1/21/2017
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