Hayek Fund for Future Scholars

Awards up to $300 for Graduate School Application Fees

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Increase your chances of being accepted and funded in a graduate program through the Hayek Fund for Future Scholars (HFFS). HFFS funding is dedicated to offsetting application costs so that you can afford to increase the number of applications you submit.

Who is eligible?

Undergraduates and recent graduates applying for full-time doctorate program to start in the 2014-15 academic year; demonstrated interest in individual and economic freedom, and strong academic potential are also essential. (See the frequently asked questions for a list of eligible degree programs.)

Please note: At this time only individuals applying for PhD programs in the U.S. will be eligible for application fee reimbursement.

How it works:

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  1. Complete the Hayek Fund for Future Scholars application, including an indication of the schools that you intend to apply to, prior to submitting applications for admission. (Click here if you have already submitted all your graduate program applications.)
  2. You will be notified of your application status within 3 weeks (including whether or not you have been chosen for an award, and the award amount).
  3. Complete and submit your graduate school applications, including payment.
  4. Submit proof of application and receipts for application fees to the HFFS coordinator to receive reimbursement.

Have a question? Read through our Frequently Asked Questions