This post-doctoral fellowship recognizes and fosters innovative and ground-breaking scholarship on issues related to Palestine and Palestinians. The award supports a scholar working on a book project in any field of the humanities or social sciences. The Fellow spends one academic year at Columbia University in New York, pursuing her or his research and writing, and participating in the intellectual life of the Center for Palestine Studies.
This Fellowship both deepens the scholarly understanding of the complex ways in which law and legality are implicated in Palestine, and provides a supportive environment for scholars of Palestine to conduct research. The Fellow participates in the rich interdisciplinary environment of the Center for Palestine Studies, Columbia Law School, and Columbia University more generally.
PARC is pleased to announce its fifth National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship Program at Independent Research Institutions (FPIRI) competition for post-doctoral scholars conducting field-based research in Palestine in the humanities or research with a humanistic approach. The program is open to U.S. citizen scholars and scholars who have been resident in the U.S. for the last three years. (US citizens do not have to be living in the US to be eligible.) Applications are due January 16, 2017.
PARC is pleased to announce its eighth annual Faculty Development Seminar (FDS). This 12-day travel seminar is for U.S. faculty members with a demonstrated interest in, but little travel experience to, Palestine. The seminar is open to professors from all fields of study. Professors from Minority Serving Institutions and Community Colleges are especially encouraged to apply. Applications are due January 12, 2017
PARC is pleased to announce its 18th annual U.S. fellowship competition for doctoral and post-doctoral field-based research on Palestine to take place in Palestine, Jordan or Lebanon. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. All fields of study will be considered. Applications are due January 9, 2017.
The Council of American Overseas Research Centers is pleased to offer a focused regional fellowship program enabling pre- and early postdoctoral scholars to carry out research in the humanities and related social sciences in countries bordering the Mediterranean and served by American overseas research centers. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents, doctoral candidates or scholars who have obtained a Ph.D. within the last 10 years, and propose three to nine months of research traveling to one or more Mediterranean region countries, at least one of which hosts a participating American overseas research center (this includes PARC). Applications are due January 15, 2017. For more details about this program and to apply, visit https://orcfellowships.fluidreview.com.
The Council of American Overseas Research Centers Multi-Country Research Fellowship Program supports advanced regional or trans-regional research in the humanities, social sciences, or allied natural sciences for U.S. citizens who are doctoral candidates or scholars who have already earned their Ph.D. Preference will be given to candidates examining comparative and/or cross-regional research. Scholars must carry out research in two or more countries outside the United States, at least one of which hosts a participating American overseas research center (this includes PARC). Approximately eight awards of up to $10,500 each will be given each year. Applications are due January 30, 2017. For more details about this program and to apply, visit https://orcfellowships.fluidreview.com/.