Funding

Endangered Language Fund Grants

Published: January 29, 2018

Language Legacies Grant Program: Request for Proposals 2018 Complete RFP can be found here or click on http://www.endangeredlanguagefund.org/rfp_languagelegacies2018.html. The Endangered Language Fund provides grants for language documentation and revitalization, and for linguistic fieldwork.  The work most likely to be funded is that which serves both the native community and the field of linguistics, although projects which…

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A Training Program in African Linguistics and Language Documentation: Fieldwork Opportunity in Ghana

Published: January 26, 2018

This project is a unique opportunity to conduct fieldwork on under-documented and endangered languages in Ghana.  We seek early-career doctoral and masters students who plan to pursue a Ph.D. in linguistics and who are seriously considering writing a thesis involving linguistic fieldwork and language documentation.  We are also seeking graduating or recently graduated undergraduates who…

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UCLA Lenart Graduate Travel Fellowships

Published: January 16, 2018

DEADLINE FEBRUARY 23, 2018 The Division of Humanities invites nominations for the Harry and Yvonne Lenart Graduate Travel Fellowships. These fellowships provide funds for travel and living expenses for UCLA graduate students in the Humanities to conduct research in foreign countries. Awards typically range from $2,000 to $8,000 each, depending on the extent of the…

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UCLA fellowship to travel to Africa

Published: January 16, 2018

DEADLINE FEBRUARY 16, 2018 The UCLA African Studies Center invites undergraduate and graduate students to apply for the Judith Boyajian Travel Fellowship.  Spend the summer in Africa: The Judith Boyajian Travel Fellowship is designed to promote global citizenship and engagement through a summer working, studying, and living in Africa. Download application materials here: ASC Travel Fellowship Flyer & JBoyajian…

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Funded Ph.D. Positions in African (and Asian) Manuscript Cultures

Published: January 16, 2018

DEADLINE JANUARY 31, 2018 The Graduate School of the “Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures” (CSMC, Integriertes Graduiertenkolleg im Sonderforschungsbereich 950 “Manuskriptkulturen in Asien, Afrika und Europa”) at the University of Hamburg invites applications for Ph.D. scholarships 1+2 year scholarships of € 1.200 per month (tax free) starting 1 April 2018. The CSMC is a unique research…

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Fellowships to support UCLA graduate students whose research advances progressive values

Published: October 20, 2017

Dissertation Fellowships – Center for Engaged Scholarship The Center for Engaged Scholarship offers five dissertation fellowships intended to support graduate students whose research advances progressive values. The Center’s goal is to generate new ideas and first-rate scholarship that have the power to contribute to progressive change. It promotes and support scholarship that can move us…

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U.S. Department of State Student Internship Program – Worldwide

Published: September 26, 2017

Deadline Oct 5th, 2017 Dear Bruins, Applications for Summer 2018 Internships with the U.S. Department of State are now being accepted.  This year’s deadline to submit applications for assignments worldwide is Thursday, October 5, 2017. Current UCLA students who will graduate Fall 2018 or later may apply for exciting, substantive assignments at many of the…

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The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies – Application open for AY 2018/19

Published: September 12, 2017

The Academy Scholars Program Academic Year 2018-2019   For complete info and eligibility, visit https://academy.wcfia.harvard.edu/programs/academy_scholar This program is open to all recent PhD recipients and doctoral candidates in the social sciences or law. The Academy Scholars Program identifies and supports outstanding scholars at the start of their careers whose work combines disciplinary excellence in the…

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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa – Deadline Aug 1st, 2017

Published: May 15, 2017

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar program to Sub-Saharan Africa offers opportunities for scholars in a wide variety of academic disciplines to teach and/or conduct research. Beyond their specific research or teaching objectives, Fulbright Scholars to the region build lasting relationships that serve as the foundation for future collaborations through activities such as developing affiliations between institutions…

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Carman Int’l Fellowship in Moshi (Tanzania) – Deadline May 1, 2017

Published: March 4, 2017

Tanzania Program Overview Building a Caring Community, a Mosaic-supported program in Moshi, Tanzania, works with 220 children and young adults with intellectual disabilities, a very under-served population in Sub-Saharan Africa. The program also includes an economic development/poverty reduction component through social businesses and a micro-credit loan program, as well as a global health component through…

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