16 September 2019.


The US.

(Partially Funded)


The Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study- NDIAS

The Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study is a residential institute that values collegial interaction and a vibrant intellectual exchange on major issues and questions of value. The greatest advances do not occur in solitude, but in the company of others who share a passion for advancement and are open to dialogue and collaboration.

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In response to new and emerging opportunities, the NDIAS has added a thematic option to its call for fellowship applications for the academic year 2020-2021.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Art
  • Engineering
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Formal, natural, and social sciences

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

Program Period.

  • The NDIAS offers residential fellowships for periods ranging from three weeks to a full academic year

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The Institute welcomes applications from faculty, scholars, public intellectuals, fellows from other institutes, and professional researchers in all disciplines.
  • Excellent records of scholarly, artistic, or research accomplishment in their field(s).
  • Projects related to the 2020-2021 application theme of the nature of a trust.
  • Projects that touch on other normative, integrative, or ultimate questions, especially as they engage the Catholic intellectual tradition (though projects need not focus on Catholic topics or subjects).
  • Projects characterized by clarity of thought, coherence, and impact.
  • The ability to interact with other fellows and to engage in collegial discussions of research presentations.
  • A willingness to contribute to a cooperative community of scholars.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Residential Fellows receive up to $90,000 per academic year, subsidized housing (for those who currently reside outside of the South Bend area), a research allowance of up to $500 per semester, a private office in the NDIAS, a computer and printer, access to the university’s library and other facilities, and access to NDIAS weekly seminars and other special events.

How to Apply

.First Step: Apply for the Residential Fellowship online.

Notice: Please include the following documents in the application form.

The NDIAS Residential Fellowship Application must be submitted in English using Times New Roman 12-point font (or its equivalent). The application is comprised of the following:

  1. completed online application form
  2. current curriculum vitae (no more than four pages)
  3. proposal abstract (no more than 400 words)
  4. fellowship research proposal (no more than six pages, double-spaced)
  5. proposal bibliography (no more than two pages, single-spaced)
  6. (optional) up to two pages of non-text materials supporting the research proposal
  7. one writing sample (from faculty residential applicants who have completed doctoral or other terminal degrees after 2014)
  8. (optional) cover letter; and
  9. three letters of reference (please see note on professional reference letter requirements).

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