APSA Grants & Fellowships APSA Grants & Fellowships

APSA Grant & Fellowship Programs

  • Congressional Fellowship Program the oldest and most prestigious congressional fellowship devoted to its original objective of expanding knowledge and awareness of Congress. For nine months, select political scientists, journalists, doctors, federal executives and international scholars gain "hands on" understanding of the legislative process by serving on congressional staffs.

  • Minority Fellows Program a fellowship competition designed to increase the number of minority Ph.D.'s in political science and to encourage institutions to provide financial assistance to them.

  • Small Research Grant Program This APSA grant program supports research conducted by faculty at non Ph.D. granting institutions that have funding sources available for faculty research.

  • Centennial Center Visiting Scholars  The APSA Centennial Center assists scholars from the United States and abroad whose research and teaching would benefit from a stay in Washington, D.C. and access to the incomparable resources that are available in the nation's capital.

APSA Supplemental Research Support
The Association offers the following supplementary research support