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Oskar Morgenstern Fellowship 2020-2021 in the United States (Fully Funded)


The Oskar Morgenstern Fellowship is a one-year, competitive fellowship program awarded to graduate students with training in quantitative methods who are attending PhD programs from any university in a variety of fields including economics, political science, and sociology.

This fellowship aims to expose students to strategies for utilizing quantitative techniques to explore key questions and themes advanced the Austrian, Virginia, and Bloomington schools of political economy. Oskar Morgenstern Fellows spend two weekends and half a week during the academic year participating in colloquia on these three schools of political economy.

Location: United States


  • A total of an award of up to $7,000 includes a stipend, travel and lodging to attend colloquia hosted by the Mercatus Center.
  • The program will arrange and cover airfare, as well as lodging and meals associated with the fellowship.


  • Be enrolled in an accredited PhD program during the upcoming academic year.
  • Able to commit to travelling 2 weekends and half a week for colloquia during the upcoming academic year.
  • Training in quantitative methods (including but not limited to advanced statistics, regression analysis, experimental economics, mathematical modelling, and agent-based modelling) and
  • Have research or teaching interest that would benefit from a greater understanding of key writings in the political economy.

Eligible Regions: Open for all.

Application Deadline: March 16, 2020

Official Link: https://asp.mercatus.org/content/oskar-morgenstern-fellowship