Dorrit Hoffleit Research Scholarship 2024 at Yale University
Outstanding students with excellent academic performance who meet the eligibility below are invited to submit applications for the Dorrit Hoffleit Research Scholarship 2024 at Yale University for the 2024/2025 academic session. The undergraduate scholarship program is worth a bi-weekly stipend of $450 and other exciting benefits.
The Undergraduate scholarship for astronomy research at Yale, known as the Dorrit Hoffleit Fellowship, pays tribute to Dr. E. Dorrit Hoffleit. She was a senior research astronomer at Yale, dedicating over five decades to the Department of Astronomy. Additionally, she was director at the Maria Mitchell Observatory on Nantucket Island for more than 20 years. During her tenure, Dr. Hoffleit organized summer programs for numerous students, a significant number of whom later achieved prosperous careers in astronomy.
Yale University is a prestigious Ivy League institution in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. Established in 1701, it is one of the oldest and most renowned universities in the United States. Yale is known for its rigorous academic programs, distinguished faculty, and historic campus. The university offers various undergraduate and graduate programs across various disciplines, including humanities, sciences, social sciences, and professional studies. Notable alumni include numerous U.S. presidents, Nobel laureates, and leaders in various fields. Yale University is recognized for its commitment to research, innovation, and a vibrant intellectual community.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Department of Astronomy at Yale University
Host Institution(s): Yale University in the USA
- A bi-weekly stipend of $450
- Accommodation within Yale’s historic Residential Colleges
- Weekly meal vouchers for 15 meals at the residential colleges
- Up to $1000 in travel expense reimbursements
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Undergraduate
Nationality: Domestic & International Students
Eligibility for the Dorrit Hoffleit Research Scholarship 2024 at Yale University:
- Applicants must be undergraduate science majors in Astronomy, Astrophysics, or Physics, who are in their 2nd or 3rd year of undergraduate study at the time of application.
- Applicants can be of any nationality.
- Applicants must be students with a strong desire to continue to graduate school and are particularly encouraged to apply.
Method of Application for the Dorrit Hoffleit Research Scholarship 2024 at Yale University:
Prospective applicants who are interested in the Dorrit Hoffleit Research Scholarship 2024 at Yale University are required to visit the application portal to submit their complete application.
Application Deadline: Ongoing.
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