Deadline:

25 December, 2018

Location:

USA

(Partially Funded)

Description

2019 APSA ICPSR Summer Program 

The American Political Science Association (APSA) is pleased to announce a Call for Applications from early-career scholars based in the Arab Middle East and North Africa (MENA) who are interested in attending the 2019 Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research.

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The ICPSR Summer Program provides rigorous, hands-on training in statistical techniques, research methodologies, and data analysis. The 4-week session features a broad curriculum of courses ranging from introductory to highly specialized workshops and lectures in quantitative methodology.

Over the course of the 4-week program, participants receive premier instruction in research methodology and significant opportunities for networking. ICPSR is strongly committed to an inclusive Summer Program that encourages learning and professional collaboration

Opportunity Focus Areas:

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS.

Program Period

4 weeks

(June 24 – July 19)

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Participants must be proficient in English
  • Commit to attending the first 4-week session (June 24 – July 19) in full.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

Selected participants will have their participation fees waived and will be provided with a round trip economy-class ticket and housing for the duration of the course.

Participants will be responsible for:

  • securing their visa to the United States.
  • covering their meals and all other miscellaneous expenses.

How to Apply

First step: Find the application form here.

Second step: You’ll need to include the following:

  • Recent CV / Resume.
  • A one-page cover letter describing, in detail, your motivation to attend the summer program,
    which courses you are interested in, and how this training will benefit your research plans
    and/or professional development.
  • One letter of reference on official letterhead and scanned as an electronic file. Letters of
    support may come from a mentor, dissertation supervisor, work colleague, or department
    chair.
    Letters may be submitted directly via the online application form or submitted separately to menaworkshops@apsanet.org.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Dina Ashraf/ Egypt 

Reviewed by” Aya Gamal ElGeddawy/ Egypt 
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