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The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

Religion & Ethics

The 2014 Newcombe competition is now closed! Fellows will be announced in spring 2014.

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Application Information

A complete Charlotte Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship application consists of these required components:

  1. A submitted online application.
  2. The email submission of the required supplemental items PDF files.
  3. Three (3) emailed (from the recommender) Letters of Recommendation.

Basic steps for each of these can be found below.

Please note:

• All application materials submitted by email should be sent to cwndocs@woodrow.org.

• All submissions must be properly labeled.

• Inquiries may be directed to Newcombe@woodrow.org.

• Applicants are responsible for ensuring all of these components have been correctly labeled and submitted prior to the November 15, 2013 11:59 p.m. ET deadline. The date/time stamp on the emails that are received at cwndocs@woodrow.org will be used to determine the time of submission.

• Incorrect file labeling may delay the processing of the application.

• It is strongly recommended that all components be submitted at least one day prior to the application deadline to ensure the documents have been received.

• You will be able to login and return at any time to your account to edit your personal information, change your password, start and/or complete your application, and verify receipt of supplemental items.

• If all components are not received by deadline, the application will be incomplete. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

1. Online Application

  • Go to the application site. It is recommended that you save the Web page as a bookmark.
  • Create an account/fill out the required information.
  • Click the SUBMIT button before November 15, 2013, 11:59 p.m. ET.
  • Click here for detailed Online Application instructions.

2. Supplemental Items

  • Obtain an unofficial copy of your doctoral transcript and save it/all pages into a single PDF file, correctly labeled.
  • Prepare cover sheet, abstract, proposal, bibliography, timetable, and C.V. (Click here for formatting samples.)
  • Save into a single PDF file, correctly labeled.
  • Email the unofficial transcript and the supplemental items either individually (as two separate emails) or together (as two attachments in one email) with the correct subject line(s) to cwndocs@woodrow.org before November 15, 2013, 11:59 p.m. ET.
  • Click here for detailed instructions for submitting the supplemental items.

3. Letters of Recommendation

  • Print or email this template to the three (3) recommenders who you registered in your Online Application.
  • Ensure that all letters have been received by email at cwndocs@woodrow.org before November 15, 2013, 11:59 p.m. ET.
  • Click here for detailed instructions for submitting Letters of Recommendation.

All components are required. The deadline for all components is November 15, 2013.

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