Clare Boothe Luce Graduate Fellowship Application

To be considered, you must have all required information (including undergraduate transcript(s) and faculty recommendation letters) completed and emailed by Friday, April 19, 2024.

Letters of recommendation should be emailed to [email protected],
Attention: Clare Boothe Luce Scholarship Selection Committee.

Women in Science Coordinators

Joan E. DeBello, Ed.D.
[email protected]

Christina Costello
[email protected]

Biographical Information

Phone Number

Educational Background

Undergraduate Institution

GRE Scores

Graduate Institution

Letters of Recommendation 

These letters are to be emailed by the faculty member directly to the Women in Science coordinators at [email protected].

Request Undergraduate Transcripts

A copy of all undergraduate transcripts should be sent directly to the Women in Science Coordinators at

St. John’s University
Clare Boothe Luce Fellowship Selection Committee
C/O Women in Science, Newman Hall, Room 108
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439

Professional Aspirations and Personal Statement

As a part of this application, please provide a brief statement of your educational and career goals and experiences, including how you believe they are consistent with the objectives of the Clare Boothe Luce Scholarship Program. Include your professional aspirations. Indicate in which area(s) of science, computer science, or mathematics you are considering a career, and specify how your current academic program and your overall educational plans will assist you in achieving your goal.

Please limit your professional aspirations/personal statement to no more than two pages.
One file only.
256 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.
One file only.
256 MB limit.
Allowed types: txt, rtf, pdf, doc, docx, odt, ppt, pptx, odp, xls, xlsx, ods.


Please answer yes or no

Are you a United States citizen or US permanent resident?
Citizen/Resident Status
Are you presently enrolled in an graduate field of study that will lead to a career in the following fields of study: Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Physics, or Toxicology?
Are you considering a career in medicine or health sciences (e.g., dentist, nurse, pharmacist, physician, or physician assistant)?
Did you upload your personal statement?
Did you request your two letters of recommendation?
Did you request an undergraduate transcript be sent to the Women in Science coordinators?



  • I certify that to the best of my knowledge, the information submitted on this application is complete and correct.
  • I give my permission to the Women in Science coordinators to obtain a transcript of my St. John’s University academic record and other requested material for committee review of the scholarship.
  • I affirm that I do not plan to attend a medical, dental, pharmaceutical, or other health professional school.
  • I affirm that I am a United States citizen or US permanent resident.