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Funding for Individual Research (with Residential Requirements)

Lee Kong Chian NUS-Stanford Fellowship on Contemporary Southeast Asia

Amount:

  • A monthly stipend of 7,500 USD
  • Round-trip economy airfare

Deadline: March 2, 2018

Requirements:

Citizenship: Open
General:
be in the social sciences or humanities.

Eligibility:

  • Candidates may be of any nationality or seniority, with backgrounds or positions in the social sciences or humanities.

Details:

  • Fellows spend 2 to 4 months at The National University of Singapore (NUS) and 2 to 4 months at Stanford, writing and conducting research on, or related to, contemporary Southeast Asia.

Link:

http://aparc.fsi.stanford.edu/fellowships/nus_stanford

American Center for Mongolian Studies – Field Research Fellowships

Amount:

  • Up to 4,000 USD

Deadline: February 15, 2018

Requirements:

Citizenship: US citizens
General:
must regularly teach at least one course at a US university or college

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be US citizens currently enrolled full-time (students) or employed at least part-time (post-docs and faculty) at a university or college.
  • Post-doctoral scholars and faculty must regularly teach at least one course at a US university or college to be eligible.

Details:

  • The ACMS Field Research Fellowship supports short-term field research projects in Mongolia by students, university and college faculty and other researchers. The field research project should be conducted in conjunction with a Research Sponsor, such as a faculty member or senior researcher, and involve at least 6 weeks for students or 3 weeks for post-docs or faculty of fieldwork in Mongolia.
  • The program supports students, post-doctoral scholars, and faculty to conduct field research in Mongolia in the Summer or Fall 2018.

Link:

https://www.mongoliacenter.org/fellowships/field-research-fellowship-program/2018-field-research-fellowships/

American Center for Mongolian Studies – The ACMS Library Fellowship

Amount:

  • Up to 4,000 USD

Deadline: February 15, 2018

Requirements:

Citizenship: US citizens
General:
must be current members of the ACMS

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be citizens of the United States.
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in or have completed a degree in a library and information sciences or related field at least at the master’s level.
  • All applicants must be current members of the ACMS to be considered for the program.

Details:

  • The ACMS Library Fellowship program is intended to help support the development of the ACMS research library and build stronger connections among local library partners through specific defined projects designed to enhance collection content, resource accessibility, and training.
  • Fellows spend a minimum of 4 weeks and a maximum of 12 weeks onsite in Mongolia at the ACMS library.

Link:

https://www.mongoliacenter.org/fellowships/library-fellowship/2018-library-fellowships/

The D. Kim Foundation –Traveling/Research Grant

Amount:

  • Up to 2,500 USD

Deadline:

December 1, 2017

Requirements:

Citizenship: Open
General:
research projects related to the history of science and technology in modern East Asia

Eligibility:

  • No requirement of nationality, origins, or gender.
  • All applications must include the description of the research purpose and the detailed outline of budget (travel, accommodation and library fees, if applicable).

Details:

  • The grants will be awarded annually to scholars who are traveling for short-term research projects (less than a month) related to the history of science and technology in modern East Asia.
  • Travel must be made between July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019.

Link:

http://dkimfoundation.org/wp1/fellowships/

American Center for Mongolian Studies – Language Fellowship

Amount:

  • Up to 2,000 USD

Deadline: March 1, 2018

Requirements:

Citizenship: US citizens
General:
intermediate-level students of the Mongolian language

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be citizens of the United States.

Details:

  • The purpose of this summer language program is to provide intermediate-level students of the Mongolian language with an opportunity to enhance their communicative competence through systematic improvement of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, in an eight-week program in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

Link:

https://www.mongoliacenter.org/fellowships/language-fellowship/

https://www.mongoliacenter.org/services/language-program/2018-language-program/

Funding for Collaborative Research

The Toyota Foundation – International Grant Program

Amount:

  • One-year project: 5,000,000 JPY (55,830 CAD)
  • Two-year project: 10,000,000 JPY (111,660 CAD)

Deadline: June 20, 2017

Requirements:

Citizenship: Open
General:
Applicants should be a diverse team based in multiple target countries in East Asia

Eligibility:

  • Applicants should be a diverse team based in multiple target countries in East Asia (non-target countries can be included in the project but only in addition to 2+ target countries).
  • Team members could include those with practical experience and knowledge on addressing issues in the target countries, such as practitioners, researchers, creators, policy makers, and journalists and other media representatives.

Details:

  • The grant program focuses on deepening mutual understanding and knowledge-sharing among people on the ground in East and Southeast Asia who are finding solutions to shared issues.
  • Thematic areas include (A) multigenerational and multicultural Inclusion in communities; (B) creating new culture: toward a common Platform for Asia; (C) open field.
  • §Project Period is either one-year or two-year.

Link:

https://www.toyotafound.or.jp/english/program/asian_neighbors.html

Funding for Workshops/Conferences

The D. Kim Foundation –Conference/Workshop Grant

Amount:

  • Up to 2,500 USD

Deadline: May 1 or December 1, 2017

Requirements:

Citizenship: Open
General:
topics are related to the history of science and technology in modern East Asia

Eligibility:

  • No requirement of nationality, origins, or gender.
  • All applications must include the abstract (or paper), and a detailed outline of budget (transportation, lodging, and registration).

Details:

  • The grants will be awarded twice a year to scholars who plan to present papers at international conferences or workshops whose topics are related to the history of science and technology in modern East Asia.

Link:

http://dkimfoundation.org/wp1/fellowships/