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Dissertation Fellowships 2013-14

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

❶I'm guessing the poster above is correct that it is probably some kind of wait list situation at this point if recipients have already been informed.

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Subject heading was for Mediterranean but one sentence thanked me for applying to the Multi-Country. Not sure what to make of it? The application deadline for Graduate Research Fellowships starting in Fall is February 2, Preference is given to those candidates who draw on the library and archival resources of more than one partner institution. Fellows must be in residence at the Center from September through June and applicants should have completed all requirements i.

It is required that each fellow spend a minimum of three days per week in residence in the Lillian Goldman Reading Room using the archival and library resources. Eligibility - The fellowship is open to qualified doctoral candidates from accredited domestic and international institutions. The Center for Jewish History is not a visa-granting institution but it will help facilitate the visa application process.

Requirements for Application 1. Cover letter stating area of interest, knowledge of relevant languages, and how the project relates to the general mission of the Center for Jewish History 2.

Research proposal of no more than four pages double-spaced, including specific reference to the collections at the Center and clearly stated goals for research during the period of the fellowship 4. A one-page bibliography of important secondary sources for the project 5. Graduate school transcript 6. Please ensure that your application indicates the names and contact information of those writing letters of recommendation on your behalf.

Letters of recommendation should be sent under separate cover — preferably by email or dossier service — to the address below. Please submit application materials by email as one continuous PDF file. Transcripts may arrive separately to the below address or email address. The schedule for the application process is as follows: April - Commencement of grant period: September 1, - Conclusion of grant period: To download the full application guidelines, please visit http: Applications are to be submitted to: Up to six Fellowships will be awarded in summer Applicants should be recent Ph.

Also, vague language about not being allowed to accept "comparable" funding at the same time -- anyone know what comparable means in this situation? Has anyone received a rejection? The original announcement CES put out about the Mellon grant says that twenty grants will be awarded over two years I'm guessing the poster above is correct that it is probably some kind of wait list situation at this point if recipients have already been informed.

CES probably needs to know whether they will accept their offer or will take other appointments before they formally announce the winners in May.

Good luck to all! Also, anyone thinking of declining? Says they made 10 awards out of a "very large number" of applications. Congrats to the winners! The application was due Dec 31, so I'm hoping their announcement comes in early March as listed on their web page. Has anyone heard anything for ? I'm certain I saw a page at some point indicating awardees would be notified by end of January although the page seems to have disappeared between 15 Dec and now The fellowship must be used for the final year of the actual dissertation writing, and applicants must have completed all coursework, passed all preliminary examinations, and received approval for their research proposals or plans by the preceding November.

Students holding fellowships for writing a dissertation in the year prior to the AAUW fellowships year are not eligible to apply. The program is open to applicants in all fields of study. Scholars engaged in science, technology, engineering, and math STEM fields or researching gender issues are especially encouraged to apply.

Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships are designed to assist scholars in obtaining tenure and other promotions by enabling them to spend a year pursuing independent research. The primary purpose of the fellowship is to increase the number of women in tenure-track faculty positions and to promote equality for women in higher education.

Tenured professors are not eligible to apply.

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AAUW American Fellowships support women scholars who are completing dissertations, planning research leave from accredited institutions, or preparing research for publication. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Dissertation Fellowships offset a scholar’s living expenses while she completes her dissertation. The.

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Educational Funding and Awards. Alumnae of AAUW’s International Fellowships program who are living in their home countries and pursuing community-based projects to improve the social advancement and economic empowerment of women and girls When a deadline or notification date falls on a weekend, the date will be observed on the. AAUW American Dissertation Fellowships American Association of University Women (AAUW) Dissertation Fellowships provides $20, to offset a woman scholar’s living expenses while she completes her dissertation. The fellowship must be used for the final year of writing the dissertation. Candidates must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

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I have been selected as an alternate for the AAUW dissertation fellowship. I received notification via snail mail yesterday. Does anyone know how many alternates there are? or typically how many alternates make it off the wait list? Dissertation Fellowships Edit. VisualEditor History Talk (0) AAUW Dissertation Fellowship Edit. application is the bane of my existence Received email notification of Geballe Fellowship (3/18) Received acceptance for Mellon Fellowship (3/18).