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Fanny & John Hertz Graduate Fellowships

The Hertz Fellowship provides financial and lifelong professional support for the nation’s most promising graduate students in science and technology. 

The fellowship includes up to five years of funding, valued at up to $250,000, and the freedom to pursue innovative projects wherever they may lead. In addition, fellows take part in ongoing mentoring, symposia, and workshops with our vibrant community of more than 1200 fellows, a set of peers who span disciplines, generations, and geography.

Before applying, we encourage you to explore the details of the fellowship to make sure it’s the right fit for you. You can email us with any questions at, or visit the Hertz website’s frequently asked questions.


Katherine Xue, 2015 Hertz Fellow, Ph.D. in Genome Sciences

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