Deadline for Applications: February 06, 2017
Title: Fellowships for Intensive Advanced Turkish Language Study in Istanbul, Turkey
Sponsor: American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT)
Description: For summer 2017, the American Research Institute in Turkey will offer approximately 15 fellowships for advanced students for participation in the summer program in intensive advanced Turkish language at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul. This intensive program offers the equivalent of one full academic year of study in Turkish at the college level. The fellowships cover round-trip airfare to Istanbul, application and tuition fees, and a maintenance stipend.
How to Apply: Apply directly to the sponsor by February 6. See the grant announcement for a complete list of materials to be submitted with the application.
More Info: http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/ARITSummerLanguageProgram.html
Deadline for Applications: February 10, 2017
The Center for Jewish History offers research fellowships that provide access to the collections of the Center’s partners – American Jewish Historical Society, American Sephardi Federation, Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum, and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.
While in residence at the Center, fellows participate in a lively academic community, engaging and producing new scholarship in Jewish studies and other fields.
The ten-month Prins Foundation Postdoctoral and Early Career Fellowship for Emigrating Scholars is open to recent PhDs from outside North America and Israel and entails a stipend of up to $35,000.
The application deadline is February 10, 2017. Full application guidelines are posted at fellowships.cjh.org.
Deadline for Applications: March 15, 2017
The Russian Studies Workshop (RSW) at Indiana University (IU) is offering $6500 to cover tuition/mandatory fees (approximately $3000), and living costs to eligible students who enroll in a 6-credit graduate Russian course in the IU Summer Language Workshop (SLW) during the Summer 2017 session.
Eligibility: Students who: 1) are entering a PhD program in a social science discipline at a US university in Fall 2017; and 2) intend to study Russian at any level in SLW from June 5 to July 28, 2017.
Deadline for submission for all materials: March 15, 2017
- Submit an application to the IU Summer Language Workshop: http://bit.ly/2jnxwiC
- Submit the following items by email to Mark Trotter at email@example.com with “Russian Studies Workshop Summer Russian Study Fellowship application” in the subject line:
- A 400-750 word personal statement that outlines the role of Russian language in your research and training program.*
- A list of two or three recommenders (see item 4 below) with their titles, affiliations, and email addresses.
- Send all official transcripts* of undergraduate and graduate study to:Mark Trotter
Attn.: Russian Studies Workshop Summer Russian Study Fellowship
Russian and East European Institute
School of Global and International Studies
330 North Jordan Ave
Bloomington, IN 47405
- Arrange for two to three letters of recommendation:
Continue reading “Funding Opportunity: Russian Studies Workshop Summer Russian Study Fellowship (Indiana U.)”
Deadline for Applications: January 16, 2017
The Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute is now accepting applications for its 2017-2018 Research Fellowships in Ukrainian Studies.
Deadline: January 16, 2017
HURI’s fellowship program supports distinguished scholars from around the world to carry out research in residence on topics pertaining to Ukrainian Studies. While at HURI, they can connect with experts and make use of the resources at Harvard University, including its vast library collections.
For the 2017-2018 academic year, the following fellowships are offered:
- The Jaroslaw and Nadia Mihaychuk Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
- The Eugene and Daymel Shklar Research Fellowships (mid-career)
- The Ukrainian Studies Fund Research Fellowships (mid-career)
Fellows receive a stipend ($3,300 per month) to assist with the cost of housing, health insurance, and living expenses. The fellowships also provide direct roundtrip travel to Harvard University.
Eligibility: Individuals must have demonstrated a commitment to Ukrainian Studies and hold a doctorate in history, literature, philology, culture, or a related area of study in the humanities and social sciences fields. Proposals for projects lasting three to nine months are considered.
Read about the 2016-2017 fellows here.
Deadline for Applications: February 15, 2017
American Councils is pleased to announce a new scholarship to support U.S. undergraduate and graduate students participating in business, innovation, and STEM internships in Russia.
The Business, Technology, and Innovation Scholarship supports U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who seek to participate in one of two American Councils internship programs in Russia:
Business, Technology, and Innovation Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, academic merit, and program compatibility; awards range from $3,000 to $5,000.
U.S. undergraduate and graduate students in business or STEM fields are eligible to apply for American Councils Business, Technology, and Innovation Scholarships. Applicants must be admitted to either OPIT or BRLI to receive funding. No prior study of Russian is required to participate in OPIT.
Application & Questions
Interested students should submit an online application to either program by February 15th for summer OPIT or BRLI, or by March 15th for fall BRLI. Please direct any questions regarding the application process to the AC Study Abroad Team (phone: 202-833-7522; email:firstname.lastname@example.org).
Deadline for Applications: February 15, 2017
Thanks to the Stephen Cohen fellowship, NYU hopes to offer funding (up to full tuition) to their best candidates. To be considered for this and other NYU scholarships, applications must be submitted by Feb. 15, 2017.
The department offers an interdisciplinary M.A. in Russian and Slavic studies, a program that allows students to take Russia-related courses in departments across NYU. In addition to the departmental curriculum’s particular strengths in literature and film, the course of study can encompass a wide variety of specializations, from history and anthropology to politics, music, linguistics, and performance studies. With its focus on interdisciplinarity and comparative methodologies, the program can serve as excellent preparation for graduate study at the Ph.D. level. It also provides a thorough grounding in the Russia field for terminal M.A. students who choose to pursue a career in this area. Finally, students can take advantage of the events and other intellectual opportunities offered by NYU’s Jordan Center for Russian Studies: http://jordanrussiacenter.org/
For more information about the different MA programs, visit http://www.russianslavic.as.nyu.edu/page/grad_programs or contact email@example.com.
Deadline for Applications: Ongoing
Indiana University alumni Ann Jakisich Erne and David A. Erne have established the Ann and David Erne Fellowship to support the studies of an incoming graduate student enrolled in the Russian and East European Institute Master’s degree plan. The one-year fellowship provides a stipend of $22,000; College of Arts and Sciences fee remission towards 12 hours of College of Arts and Sciences credit in both the Fall and Spring semesters as well as 6 hours of College of Arts and Sciences credit in the following summer session; and health insurance. The fellowship is renewable for an additional year for recipients who maintain satisfactory academic standing. No separate application is necessary (i.e. the standard application to the REEI MA program will also serve as application for this fellowship). Natives of Serbia, persons of Serbian heritage, and persons who demonstrate a strong scholarly focus on Serbia will be given special consideration in the selection process.
The fellowship will be awarded every other year, beginning in 2017-18.
For more information: http://www.indiana.edu/~reeiweb/funding/masters.shtml
Deadline for Applications: February 21, 2017
Title: Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities
Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Amount: $50,000–$250,000/1–3 yrs.
Description: These NEH grants support national or regional (multistate) training programs for scholars and advanced graduate students to broaden and extend their knowledge of digital humanities. Through these programs, NEH seeks to increase the number of humanities scholars using digital technology in their research and to broadly disseminate knowledge about advanced technology tools and methodologies relevant to the humanities.
How to Apply: Contact your departmental Grants and Contracts Specialist or Brook Davis (firstname.lastname@example.org) in Liberal Arts Grants Services and return the Proposal Review Form by February 21.
More Info: https://www.neh.gov/grants/odh/institutes-advanced-topics-in-the-digital-humanities