2018-19 NEH/FPIRI Fellowship Competition for Scholars Conducting Field-Based Humanities Research in Palestine

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The Palestinian American Research Center (PARC) announces its sixth National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions (FPIRI) competition for research in Palestine for scholars who have earned their PhD or completed their professional training.

Information about the fellowship competition:

Fields of study include, but are not limited to, history, philosophy, religious studies, literature, literary criticism, and visual and performing arts. In addition, research that embraces a humanistic approach and methods will be considered.
Applicants must be scholars who have earned their PhD or completed their professional training.
Applicants must propose a minimum of four and a maximum of eight consecutive months of research that takes place in the West Bank.
Selected fellows must work on their research full-time during their period of funding.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens or have lived in the United States for a minimum of three years immediately preceding the application deadline.

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Awards announced March 23, 2018

Fellowship awards are a minimum of four and a maximum of eight consecutive months. Selected fellows are awarded $4,200 per month of the award.