CAORC Announces the 2023 CAORC-NEH Research Fellows
CAORC is pleased to announce the 2023 award recipients for the CAORC-NEH Research Fellowship. The fellowship supports  advanced research in the humanities and provides the opportunity for scholars to spend significant time in one country with a participating Overseas Research Center as a base. The awards for this year’s cohort range from $20,000 – $25,000 each.

The program is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) under the Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions (FPIRI).

View the list of the fellows below. Abstracts can be found here.
Christopher McCarthy

Independent Scholar

All Roads Lead to Karakorum: Mapping Mongolia’s Silk Roads and Preservation of the Gobi Desert

Overseas Research Center Affiliation: AMCS (Mongolia)


Rebecca Mitchell

Associate Professor, Department of History, Middlebury College

Discordant Empire: Sound and Song in Imperial Russia, 1861-1930
Overseas Research Center Affiliation: ARISC (Georgia)

Bamba Ndiaye

Assistant Professor, Institute of African Studies and Division of Humanities at Oxford College, Emory University

African Social Movements in the Digital Era

Overseas Research Center Affiliation: WARC/WARA (Senegal)