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Palestinian American Research Center (PARC)

Palestinian American Research Center (PARC)


ANNOUNCEMENT FOR PALESTINIAN AMERICAN RESEARCH CENTER (PARC)
2020-2021 RESEARCH AND TRAVEL FELLOWSHIPS

NEH/FPIRI Fellowships

Applications due January 20, 2020

The 8th National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions (FPIRI) competition is for research in the humanities or research that embraces a humanistic approach and methods. Fellowship awards are for research in Palestine for a minimum of four and a maximum of eight consecutive months for scholars who have earned their PhD or have completed their professional training. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or have lived in the U.S. for last three years. Fellowship awards are for $4,200 per month of research.

Full information on this research fellowship is available on PARC's website: http://parc-us-pal.org/ .


U.S. Research Fellowships 
Applications due January 6, 2020

The 21st annual U.S. research fellowship competition is for research that will contribute to Palestinian Studies. Any area of study will be considered, including the arts, humanities, social sciences, law, public health, and applied sciences. Applicants must be doctoral students or scholars who have earned their PhD and must be U.S citizens. Research must take place in Palestine, Israel, Jordan, or Lebanon. Fellowship awards range from $6,000 to $9,000.

Full information on this research fellowship is available on PARC's website: http://parc-us-pal.org/ .


Faculty Development Seminar on Palestine Travel Fellowships
Program dates: June 3 – June 16, 2020  
Applications due January 22, 2020

The 11th annual Faculty Development Seminar (FDS) on Palestine competition is for U.S. faculty members with a demonstrated interest in, but little travel experience to, Palestine. Applicants may come from any field of study. The program will host 10 to 12 U.S. faculty members to participate in roundtable discussions; visits to Palestinian universities, research institutes, and cultural institutions; tours of historic cities; as well as meetings with Palestinian colleagues. Through these activities, participants will learn about the region, deepen their knowledge about their fields of interest in Palestine, and build relationships with Palestinian colleagues and institutions.

Full information on this travel fellowship is available on PARC's website: http://parc-us-pal.org/ .


Media Development Seminar on Palestine Travel Fellowships
Program dates: June 24 – July 7, 2020
Applications due January 23, 2020
 
The 4th Media Development Seminar (MDS) on Palestine competition is for U.S. faculty members with a demonstrated interest in, but little travel experience to, Palestine. Applicants must be from fields related to journalism, film, communications, or media. The program will host 10 to 12 U.S. faculty members to participate in roundtable discussions; visits to university media departments, local media outlets, and cultural and civil society organizations; tours of historic cities; as well as meetings with Palestinian colleagues. Through these activities, participants will learn about the region, deepen their knowledge of media in and about Palestine, and build relationships with Palestinian colleagues and institutions.
 
Program contingent on funding.

Full information on this travel fellowship is available on PARC's website: http://parc-us-pal.org/ .


Palestinian Research Fellowships
Pre-proposal applications due October 8, 2019  

The 21st annual Palestinian research fellowship competition is for Palestinian doctoral students and Palestinian scholars who have earned their PhD. Proposed research must contribute to Palestinian Studies. Any area of study will be considered, including the arts, humanities, and social sciences, including inter-disciplinary studies in public health, the environment, and other aspects of science directly related to Palestinian Studies.  Research must take place in Palestine, Jordan, or Lebanon. Applications are especially encouraged from and about the Gaza Strip and from PhD students and junior faculty. Fellowship awards range from $4,000 to $6,000.
 
Full information on this research fellowship is available on PARC’s website: http://parc-us-pal.org/ .

 
For complete information, visit PARC's website at http://parc-us-pal.org.