Selection Process, Timeline and Residency Guidelines
Initial Screening Materials
Cover letter (1 Page)
Current résumé or CV
Application form with proposed research, art, activist, and other proposed projects to engage Northwestern University
Fellowship Review and Selection Process
Applications are accepted online from January 15th-April 15th, 2022
Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee comprised of Northwestern faculty and staff in April.
Final candidates are submitted to Northwestern’s Office of Research for final approval. If the finalist is international, the International Office will also review their application.
Residency awardees and other applicants will be notified in May of each year
Feminist in Residence Onboarding Requirements
1 full academic year (note: Northwestern University operates on a quarter system. The academic year begins in the 3rd week of September and ends during the 3rd week in June. Those who work on semester systems can propose alternate start-end dates)
fall Meet the Resident Event
Attendance at Women's Staff Staff Meetings once quarterly
Spring culminating event, ie. exhibition, workshops, performance, lecture, . . .
Optional: One community-based engagement or online engagement, guest appearances in on campus groups or in related courses, attendance at additional women's center events.