Charlotte w newcombe doctoral dissertation fellowships awarded foundation names 21 phd candidates as fellows in 2018 princeton, nj (may 17, 2018)– the woodrow wilson national fellowship foundation has awarded 21 promising scholars charlotte w newcombe doctoral dissertation fellowships. Anthropology dissertation improvement grants for cultural anthropology: the cultural anthropology program promotes basic scientific research on the causes and consequences of human social and cultural variation the program solicits research proposals of theoretical importance in all substantive and theoretical subfields within the discipline. These research grants and fellowships are designed to assist students performing dissertation research they vary widely in eligibility conditions, application requirements and types of research sponsored applicants are strongly encouraged to carefully read program details and to work closely with their advisors throughout the proposal writing phase of their application. The spa / robert lemelson foundation fellowships are designed to provide graduate students working in the field of psychological anthropology with funding to pursue exploratory research for planning their doctoral dissertation research and /or methods training to prepare for their doctoral dissertation research. Luce archaeology initiative grants - 2008 collaborative research university of pennsylvania museum of archaeology and anthropology , philadelphia, pa— strengthening the future of southeast asian archaeology: investigating the prehistoric settlement of the mekong middle basin.
Department of anthropology lichtstern dissertation fellowship adam carl sargent (india) department of anthropology mark hanna watkins dissertation fellowship madeleine theresa mcleester (calumet region) committee on southern asian studies (cosas) (dissertation write-up) kristyn nicole mahealani hara (cambodia) shefali jha (india). Paul d coverdell fellows program in applied anthropology the usf department of anthropology and the us peace corps offer the ma and phd in applied anthropology to returning peace corps volunteers (rpcvs) through the paul d coverdell fellows program. Alessandro angelini (anthropology) won an international dissertation research fellowship from the social science research council (ssrc) in the amount of $25,000 (funded by the andrew w mellon foundation) as well as a wenner-gren fellowship in the amount of $21,000 these fellowships will assist him in his dissertation research on favelas. Students may apply to be nominated for two dissertation-year fellowships awarded through university-wide competitions the department of anthropology itself annually awards additional student funding from a block grant allocated by the graduate division, and from named endowments for graduate support.
(1) grants for doctoral students : a variety of the foundation's grants support students enrolled in doctoral programs leading to a phd (or equivalent), including grants for dissertation research there are also fellowship programs for doctoral students from countries where anthropology is underrepresented and where there are limited. The garry a weber graduate fellowships are awarded to students in the final phase of dissertation writing in conjunction with a dissertation completion award from the dean of research and graduate studies please see the department chair for more information on this award. The uc dissertation year fellowship is a diversity fellowship awarded to selected students nominated by the anthropology department to the graduate fellowships office a call for applications is circulated in the spring and students present applications to the department for ranking and consideration for nominations for these awards. The mellon international dissertation research fellowship (idrf) offers nine to twelve months of support to graduate students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences who are enrolled in phd programs in the united states and conducting dissertation research on non-us topics. Dissertation fieldwork grants the program contributes to the foundation's overall mission to support basic research in anthropology and to ensure that the discipline continues to be a source of vibrant and significant work that furthers our understanding of humanity's cultural and biological origins, development, and variation.
The college of liberal arts and sciences invites students pursuing the phd to apply for dissertation fellowships for the spring or summer terms of 201 7 we expect up to twelve fellowships to be available, and they will provide students with a stipend of $7,000 per term plus a waiver of tuition fees departments may supplement the dissertation fellowship if they wish, but the intent of the. Funding sources (click on the diamonds to leap to that section of this document) charlotte w newcombe doctoral dissertation fellowships listing of support for anthropologists put together by the university of texas department of anthropology. Frances mary hazen fellowship, mount holyoke college alumnae association 2013-2014 alexandra martin , phd, anthropology philadelphia area center for history of science research 2013.
This is a list of current fellowship opportunities at the smithsonian, sorted by unit use this list to get a better sense about where you might like to pursue a fellowship at the smithsonian and click the links to dig deeper. To facilitate this goal the fellowship grants awards at the predoctoral, dissertation and, postdoctoral levels to students whom demonstrate excellence, a commitment to diversity and, a desire to enter the professoriate. Anthropology program awarded record number of dissertation fellowships the graduate center’s anthropology program was awarded a record five international dissertation research fellowships (idrfs) by the social science research council — more than any other department in any discipline in any other institution of higher education. The department of anthropology provides a number of hands-on training opportunities in research-active labs classroom lectures are great tools for providing foundational knowledge, but one of the best ways to study anthropology is by doing anthropological work.
Sae/ces pre-dissertation fellowship the society for the anthropology of europe and the council for european studies jointly sponsor a pre-dissertation fellowship in anthropology doctoral candidates in anthropology in any university that is a member of ces are eligible to apply (see list here . Grants are available to scholars with a doctorate include individual research grants, a limited number of writing fellowships, training for scholars from countries where academic training in anthropology is limited and awards to encourage collaborative research between international scholars. Fellowships and grants for anthropology students post-field/dissertation charlotte w newcombe doctoral dissertation fellowships 20 dissertation fellowships ($25,000 for 12 months of full-time dissertation writing) designed to. The cmia minority dissertation fellowship, american anthropological association (2015 declined) northwestern-teaching fellowship, searle center for advancing learning & teaching (2014) wenner-gren foundation dissertation fieldwork grant (2013.