Posen Society of Fellows Dissertation Fellowships

Страна: Variety of countries;

Дедлайн: 10.11.2017

Тип гранта: Обучение за границей;

Веб-сайт: posenfoundation.co.il

Область наук: Исторические и археология;

 

The Posen Foundation invites applications for the Posen Society of Fellows 2018-2020 cohort of PhD candidates studying modernization processes in Jewish history, society, and culture.

The fellowship offers a $20,000 stipend/year for 2 years & summer seminars with preeminent Jewish Studies scholars. Open to students from all countries, regardless of nationality, religion, gender/sexual orientaiton.

Criteria for Selection

  • Doctoral candidates working on a dissertation topic related to modernization processes in Jewish history, society and culture
  • Applicants must have met all of their university’s requirements to be Ph.D candidate and have an approved dissertation topic
  • Applicants who have already begun writing their dissertation must anticipates at least two years to completion
  • Applicants may not hold other concurrent fellowships and/or academic awards in excess of $10,000 per year
  • Participants must have a valid USA visa and be able to travel to the US (in August) and present and discuss their own and colleagues’ work in English.

Application Process

  • Application are submitted on this website, in English only, in the order listed below.
  • In a single PDF titled: “Last Name_First Name_Posen Application” include in this order (each document should have your name (Last, First) as the heading on every page).
  • A cover letter describing your academic concentration (document name: your last name_first name_Cover Letter)
  • Curriculum vitae (including education, publications, scholarly activities, teaching experience and any other relevant work experience) (document name: your last name_first name_CV)
  • A dissertation synopsis (10-15 pages) covering the key arguments and sources (document name: your last name_first name_Synopsis)
  • Separately, you will ask your advisor to upload: A letter of recommendation from the applicant’s major advisor which addresses the significance of the applicant’s work (document name: your last name_first name_Recommendation_Professor’s name)