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DARE: Diversifying Academia, Recruiting Excellence

About DARE

The DARE (Diversifying Academia, Recruiting Excellence) Doctoral Fellowship Program awards two-year fellowships to advanced doctoral students who want to investigate and prepare for academic careers and whose presence will help diversify the professoriate.

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The 2019 DARE application is now open. The application deadline is April 1, 2019 at 11:55PM (PST).

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Contact vpgeapplications@stanford.edu with any questions.

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Jan 24 2019 | Scope
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Nov 12 2018 | Stanford News
Since Stanford launched the Diversifying Academia, Recruiting Excellence Doctoral Fellowship Program (DARE) a decade ago, more than 150 alumni of the program have launched careers in academia, industry and government after earning PhDs on the Farm. To honor their achievements, Stanford invited...
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Nov 1 2018 | Stanford News
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