October 17, 2018.
North Carolina, United States.
Residential Fellowships at the National Humanities Center
the National Humanities Center welcomes fellowship applications from scholars engaged in advanced humanities research regardless of citizenship or national origin. The National Humanities Center will offer up to 40 residential fellowships for advanced study in the humanities for the period September 2018 through May 2019.
The Center provides a rich intellectual setting for individual research and the exchange of ideas. Located in the progressive Triangle region of North Carolina, near Chapel Hill, Durham, and Raleigh, the Center affords access to the vibrant cultural and intellectual communities supported by the area’s research institutes, universities, and dynamic arts scene. The stunning Archie K. Davis building includes private studies for Fellows, conference rooms, a central commons for dining, lounges, and reading areas.
Specializations for studying on this opportunity:
-History of Science
-Film and Media Studies
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
September 2019 through May 2020.
- Applicants must have a doctorate or equivalent scholarly credentials at the time of application.
- Successful candidates typically earned a PhD in a humanities discipline from an accredited university at least five years prior to applying for a fellowship.
- Fellowships are awarded to established scholars, meaning that successful candidates usually have published at least one single-author monograph or a significant body of peer-reviewed scholarship.
- The applicant must be working on a second significant project beyond their dissertation.
- Senior candidates must be actively engaged in scholarly research which will eventuate in significant publication.
- Fluency in written and spoken English is required.
The Center will provide:
- Half salary up to $65,000 with the expectation that a Fellow’s home institution will cover the remaining salary.
(The amounts awarded are individually determined, according to the needs of the Fellow and the Center’s ability to meet them)
- A round trip travel expenses to the Center for the Fellow.
- Dependents living with the Fellow in North Carolina during the fellowship.
The Center does not provide any additional funding for research travel, edited letters or primary source document collections, moving expenses, or living expenses.
First Step: Create an account
Second Step: Complete the online application form and upload the following documents:
- 1,000-word project proposal.
- Short bibliography (up to 2 pages).
- Curriculum vitae (up to 4 pages).
- One-page tentative outline of the structure of the project (if the project is a book, provide an outline of chapters; otherwise, give an outline of the components of the project and their progress to date)
Applicants will also be asked to provide names and contact information for three references. References will receive an email prompt inviting them to upload a letter on behalf of the applicant. Applicants are encouraged to contact their references separately to alert them to expect to receive the prompt.
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This Scholarship Published by:
” Nermine Nejima /Tunisia “
Reviewed by” Alyaa Abdelraouf and Ahmed Elsayed/ Egypt ”
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