Amelia Earhart Fellowship

Degree Level: Graduate

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

Special Consideration: Female

Location: United States, or International, or Any

Duration: One year, or Multi-year

Deadlines: November. Please check website below for the specific date.


The Amelia Earhart Fellowship program supports women of any nationality pursuing a PhD/doctoral degree in an aerospace-related science or engineering field. Applicants must demonstrate a superior academic record and should have been in their program long enough to have a well-defined research plan. Please note that post-doctoral research programs are not eligible for this Fellowship.

Since 1928, Zonta International has addressed challenges to women’s equality in science, business, public affairs and government by providing critical financial support through programs aimed at furthering women’s education, leadership and youth development.

Visit the Amelia Earhart Fellowships site. 

Award Details

Amount: $10,000

Duration: one year, can be renewed for a 2nd year

Fields of Study: aerospace science or engineering