Economic Club Fellowships

The 2015 - 2016  Economic Club of Washington, D.C. Fellowship Competition 

Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. Fellowships

The Economic Club of Washington, D.C. and the Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area (CUWMA) are pleased to partner in the announcement of the Annual Doctoral Research Fellowships – renamed the Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. Fellowship Program in 2009 in honor of the Economic Club’s past president. Two $10,000 stipends will be awarded to doctoral-level students from Consortium institutions to support independent research in areas of interest to the Economic Club of Washington. For purpose, eligibility, and application procedures, download the PDF version of the 2015-2016 Vernon Jordan, Jr. Application.

Philip M. Dearborn Fellowship

Since the 2007-2008 academic year, The Economic Club of Washington, D.C. has offered the Philip M. Dearborn Fellowship, a $10,000 doctoral-level fellowship to Consortium students, honoring the late Philip Dearborn, a leading national authority on urban finance, intergovernmental finance, and regional economic development. This fellowship is offered annually for proposed doctoral-level research dealing with issues of direct and specific relevance to the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area, including, without limitation, issues of economics, public and private finance, education, transportation, law enforcement, social welfare, housing, and regional and community development. It is expected that the research will rely to a significant extent on information and data derived from or relating to the Washington, DC metropolitan area. For more information including applications procedures, download the PDF version of the 2015-2016 Philip Dearborn Application.