ISF Supported Fields

ISF’s mission is to increase American Muslim representation in media, politics and government. Students applying for an ISF scholarship should be interested in joining the aforementioned areas after graduation.


  • Acting
  • Film and Television Production
  • Theater


  • Media Studies


  • Journalism
  • Print and Digital Journalism


  • Creative Writing
  • English

Law and Related Fields 

  • Law (Civil Rights)
  • Human Rights Studies
  • Political Science

Public Policy

  • Public Policy  (Social Justice-Civil Rights)

International Studies

  • International Affairs
  • International Relations
  • Middle Eastern Studies

Public Administration 

  • Public Administration (Government)

The following fields with a concentration in contemporary Muslim Communities or Social Justice:

  • History
  • Sociology
  • Religious Studies