Joseph Schumpeter Fellowship
Scholarship Sponsored by Mercatus Center at George Mason University
The Joseph Schumpeter Fellowship is a competitive, renewable fellowship program for undergraduate students at George Mason University. Fellowships are open to full- and part-time degree-seeking Mason students from any discipline who are interested in studying key ideas in political economy and learning how to utilize these ideas in academic and policy research.
Joseph Schumpeter Fellows study foundational and contemporary writings in political economy by notable scholars and attend a series of conversations with various Mason faculty and Mercatus scholars. Schumpeter Fellows will join a network of Mercatus students, alumni, faculty, and scholars who are conducting and engaging with cutting edge research in contemporary political economy.
The Joseph Schumpeter Fellowship includes a stipend, meals and all required readings at program events, and advice on research, jobs, and graduate school. Schumpeter Fellows are eligible to apply for conference and research support. It is a total award of up to $1,000 per semester.