2020-2021 Townes Fellowship Now Open

2021 Townes Graduate Student Fellowship in Theology and Science


CTNS is pleased to announce the 2021 competition for the Charles H. Townes Graduate Student Fellowship in Theology and Science.

The purpose of the Townes Fellowship is to publicly recognize and offer modest financial support to doctoral students of the Graduate Theological Union who have demonstrated the clear ability to do highly promising research on issues related to theology and science.  The selection is based on academic excellence and students in any Department of the Graduate Theological Union doctoral program whose research focuses on theology and science are eligible to apply. 

To apply please submit: 1) a copy of your curriculum vitae, and 2) a sample of your best writing in theology and science. Please note: Students must have completed their comprehensive exams to be eligible to apply.

Please submit applications to Melissa Moritz, CTNS Program Associate at mmoritz@gtu.eduApplications must be received by 5:00pm, Thursday, March 11 to be considered for the award.

The winner or winners of the 2021 Townes Fellowship will be announced at the close of the 2021 Russell Research Fellowship Conference, which will be held online on Zoom.  Details will be forthcoming.

If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Moritz at mmoritz@gtu.edu.