This is a three-year award for U.S. citizens or nationals who have demonstrated superior academic achievement, are committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level, show promise of future achievement as scholars and teachers, and are well prepared to use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. Predoctoral — stipend: $20,000 to the fellow, plus institutional allowance; application deadline: November 14, 2012. Dissertation — stipend: $21,000 for one year; application deadline: November 19, 2012. Postdoctoral — stipend: $40,000 for one year, plus institution allowance; application deadline: November 19, 2012. Full eligibility information and online applications are available on the Ford Fellowship website. Basic information about fellowships and awards at UC Berkeley, provided by the Graduate Division’s Fellowships Office. Includes descriptions of extramural and University funding and competition deadlines. The Graduate Division also offers a compendium of Fellowship Resources on the Web.