CAORC-NEH Research Fellowship

Applications are due on January 19!

The deadline is approaching for the CAORC – National Endowment for the Humanities Research Fellowship! This fellowship provides the opportunity for scholars to spend significant time in one country with an Overseas Research Center (ORC) as a research base.

The CAORC-NEH Research Fellowship supports advanced research in the humanities for US scholars who hold a PhD (and also foreign national scholars who have been resident in the US for at least three years). Approximately three awards will be granted and fellowship stipends are $5,000 per month for four to six consecutive months. 

Fields of study include, but are not limited to, history, philosophy, religious studies, linguistics, languages, literature, literary criticism, and visual and performing arts. In addition, research that embraces a humanistic approach and methods will be considered.

Applicants must propose four to six consecutive months of research in a country with one participating Overseas Research Center: AlgeriaArmeniaAzerbaijanBangladeshCambodiaCyprusGeorgiaIndonesiaMexicoMongoliaMoroccoNepalPakistan (senior scholars may be permitted to travel to Lahore and Islamabad subject to approval), SenegalSri Lanka, or Tunisia

Minority scholars and scholars from Minority-Serving Institutions are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: January 19 at 5:00pm ET

Recommendation Letter Deadline: January 26 at 5:00pm ET

Apply here.