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External Award: The Academy of Arts and Sciences - Visiting Scholars Program

September 12, 2017
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The Academy’s Visiting Scholars Program provides residential fellowships to postdoctoral scholars in the humanities and social sciences. The fellowship program offers a collaborative work environment and the opportunity to interact with Academy members. It also creates a national network for these scholars, assisting them in their research and professional development.

Applications for the 2018–2019 cycle are due on October 27, 2017, and can be submitted through the application portal on the Academy’s website.

The fellowship is a one-year post-doctoral fellowship with a mutual option to renew for a second year. To be eligible, candidates must have received the Ph.D. degree no more than four (4) years before the application deadline date, must have the degree in hand no later than August 1, 2018. Applicants may not hold a tenure-track teaching appointment nor have previously published a scholarly monograph. The annual stipend is $60,000, plus health insurance.

For more details about the program, visit the AMACAD Visiting Scholars page. 

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