Joseph L. Fisher Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships

In honor of former RFF President Joseph L. Fisher, RFF awards academic fellowships in support of doctoral dissertation research on issues related to the environment, natural resources, or energy. The fellowship typically carries a stipend of $18,000, which is intended to be a student's principal source of support.

Read about previous Joseph L. Fisher Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship awardees.

The Fisher Fellowship will not be issued for the 2018-2019 academic year, but we aim to announce a next round of fellowship opportunities in Spring 2019 for support in the 2019-2020 academic year.