The Kohut Fellowship honors the memory of Andrew Kohut and his numerous contributions to the science and art of survey research. To read more about Andrew and his work, click here.
Kohut Fellows will (1) engage in their own original public-opinion focused research project using data from the Roper Center archives; (2) learn about the methods and techniques of survey research and other forms of public opinion research, analysis, and dissemination; and (3) participate in supervised projects of the Roper Center at a level appropriate to their abilities, training and educational goals.
Kohut Fellows will receive a $4,000 stipend for the summer. Information about past recipients is available below.
Applications are due Friday, March 2. Submit your application to email@example.com.
Applications must include:
(1) A two-page statement of qualifications and purpose which describes the proposed research (collaborative research projects with faculty are acceptable); how the research will be reported at the end of the fellowship (this can include a traditional paper, blog post, data visualization, etc.); relevant skills and experience; and how the fellowship experience will contribute to their career goals
(2) The dates the applicant will be in Ithaca this summer (residency is required given the connection with the Roper Center)
(3) An up-to-date transcript
(4) The name and contact information for a faculty member who can serve as a reference
Please send any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.