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2012-2014 Call for Applications IAS-Paris Fellowship for International Students, France

The Institute for Advanced Study – Paris (IAS-Paris) invites you to submit applications for the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 academic years for five- or nine-month residencies. Longer stays (i.e. nine months) are given priority for 2013-2014. IAS-Paris is planning to host about fifteen guest researchers for 2012-2013 and about twenty-five guest researchers for 2013-2014 to work on research projects of their choice. High-level international researchers in the humanities and social sciences (HSS) • Postdoctoral researchers that hold a position in a university or research centre (having held a doctorate for at least three years, plus a minimum three…

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2013-2014 Fulbright-Israel Postdoctoral Fellowships for American Researchers in all Disciplines, Israel

The United States-Israel Educational Foundation (USIEF) plans to award 8 grants to American post-doctoral scholars who are about to begin a program of research at Israeli institutions of higher education which will commence during the 2013/2014 academic year. The total length of the proposed program of work in Israel must be at least two academic years (20 months net in Israel). The Fulbright award totals $40,000, $20,000 per academic year. Fulbright funding supplements basic post-doctoral stipends provided by Israeli host institutions. This program is open to post-doctoral researchers in all academic disciplines. USIEF awards are granted on the…

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Edison Fellowship for Research at The British Library, UK 2013-2014

The British Library is offering on a competitive basis an Edison Fellowship between September 2013 and August 2014. This may be held as a full- or part-time appointment. Proposals will be considered which treat any aspect of the history of recording and the performance of western art music. -The proposed research may be in pursuance of requirements for a higher degree. -Applications will be considered from scholars of any age….

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National Humanities Center Fellowships 2013-2014, USA

The National Humanities Center offers 40 residential fellowships for advanced study in the humanities during the academic year, September 2013 through May 2014. Applicants must have doctorate or equivalent scholarly credentials. Young scholars as well as senior scholars are encouraged to apply, but they must have a record of publication, and new Ph.D.s should be aware that the Center does not normally support the revision of a doctoral dissertation. In addition to scholars from all fields of the humanities, the Center accepts individuals from the natural and social sciences, the arts, the professions, and public life who are…

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Muriel McCarthy Research Fellowships for 2012, 2013, and 2014, Ireland

Scholars are invited to apply for Muriel McCarthy Research Fellowships of between one month and three months at any point between 1 June 2012 and 30 September 2014. Applications for fellowships of two or three months should be for consecutive months. Successful applicants will receive a stipend of €2,000 per fellowship month. Applicants for the Muriel McCarthy Research Fellowships must be established scholars with a doctoral degree in hand and at least one peer-reviewed research output to their name in the form of either a book or an article. Please note that students who have submitted their…

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