IES-PIRT Fellowship Application

Four-year fellowships

IES-PIRT is no longer accepting new 4-year fellows.

Two-year fellowships

We are now accepting applications for new 2-year fellowships. The fellowship funding will cover the 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 academic years. Please note that fellowships are contingent on pending continuation funding from IES. Applications will be accepted for eligible incoming and advanced doctoral students. 

Eligible candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Commit to complete a dissertation on a subject relevant to education in the United States (dissertation topics are subject to IES review)
  • Matriculation in an affiliated department: 
    • Administration, Leadership and Technology (Steinhardt)
    • Applied Psychology (Steinhardt)
    • Applied Statistics, Social Science, and Humanities  (Steinhardt)
    • Teaching and Learning (Steinhardt)
    • Economics (GSAS)
    • Sociology (GSAS) 
    • Wagner School of Public Service 

Affiliated faculty and departments must submit nominations and application materials to by Friday, February 16, 2018. 

For more information, please contact