Selected candidates train under the mentorship of program officials and scientists on focused research… November 10, Blakemore Freeman Asian Language Fellowships Application Deadline: December 30, The Blakemore Freeman Fellowships fund an academic year of advanced language study abroad of Chinese, Japanese, Korean and selected Southeast Asian languages.
The description below is for information purposes only. Awardees in the competition will be announced in the spring. Notifications will be sent via email by late March Ten fellowships are available for a non-renewable, one-year term beginning between June and September for the academic year.
The fellowships may be carried out in residence at the fellow's home institution, abroad, or at another appropriate site for the research.
The fellowships may not be used to defray tuition costs or be held concurrently with any other major fellowship or grant. This program is made possible by funding from the Henry Luce Foundation.
A student with an appropriate project whose degree will be granted by another department is eligible only if the principal dissertation advisor is in a department of art history. Students preparing theses for the Master of Fine Arts degree are not eligible.
Application Requirements Applications must be submitted online and must include: The provided form asks the institutional representative to confirm that the applicant is a doctoral candidate in good standing and that all requirements for the PhD except the dissertation will be completed by the beginning of fellowship tenure.
Most importantly, the institutional representative should confirm that 1 the normal academic year tuition payments for the awardee will be waived or will be provided by the awardee's university, and that 2 the university will continue to provide the student with appropriate access to its research resources and facilities.
The person submitting the statement should not be one of the reference letter writers. Note that transcripts are not required. Evaluation Criteria Scholars asked to review applications in this program are instructed to use the following three criteria: The quality of the proposal with regard to its methodology, scope, theoretical framework, and grounding in the relevant scholarly literature.
The potential of the project to advance the field of study in art history, both generally and in the specific field s it engages. The applicant's record of scholarly engagement and potential for scholarly achievement.Fellowship recipients are encouraged to submit articles produced from fellowship research to be considered for publication in the Institute’s Journal of Austrian-American History.
Fellowship applications must be submitted by March 1, The fellowship provides support for students who wish to work closely with faculty mentors to develop their own dissertation research projects or to learn methods or procedures that they will use on their own dissertation research.
Dissertation Research Assistantships are academic awards designed for students who are in the dissertation preparation stage of their graduate education.
Students should be able to complete the dissertation during the period of the award. Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships. The fellowship supports a year of research and writing to help advanced graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of Ph.D.
dissertation writing. Dissertation Research Fellowships fund Harvard doctoral students in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and MIT doctoral students in the social sciences who plan to spend six to twelve months in Europe conducting dissertation research.
The grant recipient cannot concurrently hold the Cohen-Tucker Dissertation Research Fellowship, Fulbright-Hays DDRA, SSRC IDRF and other similarly fully-funded fellowships. The grant is for primary dissertation research, not for dissertation write-up.