Who we are
Over 70 Harvard faculty members from across the university come together in the Inequality & Social Policy program.
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THE PhD SCHOLARS
Each year 10-12 doctoral fellows are selected from Harvard's PhD programs in the social sciences. Harvard students may apply in late spring of their G-1 or G-2 year.
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Over 190 PhD social scientists began as Harvard Inequality & Social Policy doctoral fellows.
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STONE SENIOR SCHOLARS
Twelve senior scholars from other universities participate as national faculty affiliates.
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The PhD Scholar fellowships
$32,000 dissertation stipend + $5,000 research funds
New lines of research
Top-end inequality and wealth concentration
A priority of the Stone PhD Scholar fellowships is to advance empirical research on income and wealth concentration at the top of the distribution and the implications of these trends. Includes causes, consequences, and institutions and policies to address these developments.
Next cycle: April-June 2020
View 2019 application materials