The awards listed below are arranged in alphabetical order by name.
Abe Fellowship Program
The Abe Fellowship is designed to encourage international multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern. The program seeks to foster the development of a new generation of researchers who are interested in policy-relevant topics of long-range importance and who are willing to become key members of a bilateral and global research network built around such topics. The deadline is September 1 annually. If you have any questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACLS Public Fellows
The ACLS Public Fellows program will place eight recent Ph.D.s in staff positions at partnering agencies in government and the non-profit sector for two years. Fellows will participate in the substantive work of these agencies and receive professional mentoring. Compensation will be commensurate with experience and at the same level as new professional employees of the hosting agency and will include health insurance. Questions about the fellowship program can be directed in writing to email@example.com.
Center for EU-Russia Studies at the University of Tartu (Estonia)
The University of Tartu (the Faculties and the Centre for EU-Russia Studies) acts as a host institution for post-doctoral fellowships awarded by the Estonian Research Council (ETAG). It is also prepared to act as a host institution for Marie Curie fellowships awarded by the European Commission (both the Intra-European Fellowships and the International Incoming Fellowships). The calls for Marie Curie Fellowships are published annually by the European Commission (FP7 PEOPLE), with deadlines in August. Prospective applicants interested in a postdoc position affiliated with the Centre of EU-Russia Studies are encouraged to contact Piret Ehin, Director of the Centre, at firstname.lastname@example.org
IMFG Post-Doctoral Fellowship
The Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG), within the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto, invites applications for a one-year IMFG Post-Doctoral Fellowship. Research should be pertinent to IMFG’s unique mission as the only institute in Canada exclusively focused on the finance and governance issues faced by large cities and city-regions in Canada and around the world.
Jean Monnet Postdoctoral Fellowships
The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (RSCAS) offers one or two year fellowships to post-docs in an early stage of their academic career. The fellowships are open to candidates who will have successfully defended their Ph.D by July 31 preceding the start of the fellowship on September 1. Fellows must live in Florence for the duration of their fellowship so that they can take an active part in the academi activities of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies.
New England Complex Systems Institute
The New England Complex Systems Institute has funding for postdoctoral and predoctoral research stipends and scholarships starting immediately. Candidates should be interested in contributing to new research topics in our understanding of Socio-economic systems relevant to the economic crisis; conflicts and ethnic violence; social networks and media; international development; and fundamental mathematical advances, such as fundamentals of complex systems; multiscale representations; and network representations. NECSI postdoctoral fellows may also receive joint appointments at MIT, Harvard or other local academic institutions.
NSFC (National Science Foundation of China) International Young Scientists Research Fellowship
This new NSFC Fellowship scheme was launched in 2009 to encourage excellent international young researchers to work for six or twelve months in a Chinese university or research institute. This is starting as a pilot project, with eligibility limited to universities or institutes in China affiliated to the Ministry of Education (MoE) or Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research program develops and supports a new generation of creative health policy thinkers and researchers within the disciplines of economics, political science and sociology. Each year the program selects up to nine highly qualified recent graduates for two-year fellowships at one of three nationally prominent universities with the expectation that they will make important research contributions to future U.S. health policy.
SSRC Eurasia Program Post-Doctoral Research Award
Post-Doctoral Research Awards (PDRAs) provide research funds to early-career scholars who have been awarded their PhD within the last five years to support the furthering of the work initiated in their dissertations or the launching of their first post-dissertation research project. Applicants will be expected to secure overhead agreements from their institution of employment (for no more than 10% of the total award amount). Research funds may be used for travel, data collection, software, research assistance, salary, or other forms of scholarly development. Applicants must present a clear research and writing plan, highlighting their publication strategy and discussing the policy relevance of the proposed work.
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