2022 Hertz Fellowship Application Open through October 29!

Now Accepting Applications
We’re excited to announce that the online application for the 2022 Hertz Fellowship is now open through October 29th.

The Hertz Fellowship provides financial and lifelong professional support for the nation’s most promising graduate students in science and technology.
We’re looking for creative individuals who want to apply their research toward solving our nation’s toughest challenges—from the future of healthcare to the future health of our environment.

Hertz Fellows receive up to five years of graduate funding and join a powerful and influential community peers, creating lifelong connections that will accelerate their careers and broaden the applications of their work.

Benefits of the Hertz Fellowship
Full tuition equivalent for up to five years

$34,000/year stipend – higher if combined with another fellowship
Powerful community of 1,200+ peers

Special events, workshops, and networking opportunities
Whether you know someone who might be a great candidate or you plan on applying, we hope you’ll explore the resources below and share them with your friends and colleagues. You can always email us with any questions at fellowshipinfo@hertzfoundation.org.


Fellowship Overview
Learn how the Hertz Fellowship can advance your ideas and power your career.

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Frequently Asked Questions
Review common questions from previous applicants.

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Eligibility and Benefits
Explore applicant requirements and fellowship compensation options.

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Fellows Community
The power of our community is what makes the Hertz Fellowship so unique.

Meet the Fellows

Fellowship Poster
Provide potential candidates with an overview of the fellowship and application.

View the Poster

Upcoming Hertz Events
Mark your calendars for these upcoming events featuring members of the Hertz community.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Mapping Whole-Brain Circuits
Hertz Fellow Chris Own
Founder and CEO, Voxa

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
SwabSeq: A Solution for Large-Scale COVID-19 Testing
Hertz Fellow Leonid Kruglyak
Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA