Fellows receive two (2) consecutive summers of support, mentoring, and funding for student research including:

  • A stipend of $3,100 (before taxes) per summer,
  • An additional $350 per summer for research supplies or travel,
  • On-campus housing covered by the program,
  • Mentoring from an Oberlin College or Conservatory faculty member,
  • Professional-development workshops and activities, and
  • Participation in an annual research symposium on Oberlin's campus.

Fellowships will be awarded to students for the cohort beginning summer 2020.

Fellows are required to be in residence in Oberlin during the first summer of the award to participate in OCRF workshops and activities and the Oberlin Summer Research Institute (OSRI).