PARC announces its 7th annual NEH fellowship competition for research in the humanities or research that embraces a humanistic approach and methods. Fellowship awards are a minimum of four and a maximum of eight consecutive months for scholars who have a PhD or have completed their professional training. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or foreign nationals living in the U.S. for three years immediately preceding the application deadline. Fellowship awards are for $4,200 per month of research. Applications are due January 14, 2019.
PARC announces its 10th annual Faculty Development Seminar (FDS) on Palestine competition for U.S. professors with a demonstrated interest in, but little travel experience, to Palestine. Applicants may be from any field of study. The Program will host 10 to 12 U.S. faculty members to participate in Jerusalem-based activities that will include roundtable discussions; visits to Palestinian universities, research institutes, and cultural institutions; tours of historic cities; as well as meetings with Palestinian colleagues. Through these activities, participants will learn about the region, deepen their knowledge about their fields of interest in Palestine, and build relationships with Palestinian colleagues and institutions. Program dates are June 12-25, 2019. Applications are due January 16, 2019.
PARC announces its 20th annual U.S. research fellowship competition for research that will contribute to Palestinian studies. Any area of study will be considered, including the arts, humanities, social sciences, law, public health and applied sciences. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and doctoral students or scholars who have earned their PhD. Research must take place in Palestine, Israel, Jordan, or Lebanon. Fellowship awards range from $6,000 to $9,000. Applications are due January 7, 2019.
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 24, 2019.