Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship


To support students with financial need who hold promise for achievement and distinction in their chosen fields of study. GW will send up to three candidates to the national committee.


The amount of each Fellowship will cover tuition plus an $18,000 annual stipend to be allocated towards room, board and ordinary living expenses. The award is for the academic year of 2021-22.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be currently enrolled GW graduate students who are in any recognized field of study in the humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences (including law, medicine, engineering). Applicants must have an outstanding undergraduate record (i.e. 3.5 or above). The national selection committee has a strong preference for supporting scholarly endeavors. Students in Law, Medicine or in PhD programs are encouraged to apply. Candidates must demonstrate a need for financial assistance and must be a citizen of the United States of America.

Required Documents

All application materials must be submitted via the online fellowships application portal (including recommendation letters) by the deadline. Instructions on how to apply through the portal can be found here. Please email [email protected] if you have questions.