In the African and African Studies program, we work to support serious research on Africa and the African Diaspora. We provide resources, fellowship, and scholarship opportunities to help our peers examine the depth and breadth of African legacies on this continent and in all parts of our world.

Scholarships and Fellowship Opportunities

Amanda V. Houston Traveling Fellowship

The Amanda V. Houston Traveling Fellowship enables program majors and minors to enhance their education through summers or semesters of international study and travel.

Dissertation Fellowship

The AADS Program offers a dissertation fellowship opportunity for applicants pursuing innovative, preferably interdisciplinary, projects in dialogue with critical issues and trends within the field.