The Melissa Institute

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The Melissa Institute

6250 Sunset Dr., Ste. 204
Miami, FL 33143
Ph: (786)662-5210
Fax: (786)662-5211

Belfer-Aptman Dissertation Research Awards (Doctorate/Grant)

Purpose: To provide financial assistance to support expenses that are directly related to violence prevention research. Focus: Violence. Qualif.: Applicants must be students in an accredited doctoral dissertation program. Candidates may be from any academic discipline; must have their dissertation proposal approved by their dissertation committee prior to their application to the Melissa Institute. Criteria: Applicants will be evaluated by the Award Selection Committee.

Funds Avail.: $2,000. To Apply: Applicants must submit proposed thesis; a brief 300-word abstract of proposed study; letter of recommendation from dissertation advisor; and curriculum vitae, including any scientific publications and presentations with a brief description of career plans. Deadline: April 1.

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