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Visiting Fellowship in the Humanities and/or Social Sciences

The France-Stanford Center is pleased to announce its new Visiting Fellowship in the Humanities and/or Social Sciences. The fellowship is open to scholars who have completed a Ph.D. no more than three years from the date of applying for the fellowship and who hold a tenure-track/permanent position, postdoctoral scholars and lecturers. These may be Stanford-based scholars seeking a research visit at a French institution or scholars based in a French institution seeking a research visit at Stanford.

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Program Details

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Deadline

May 15, 2021

The France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies invites proposals for fellowship research projects to be held during academic year 2021-2022 (September 1, 2021 through August 31, 2022).

Program details

  • Eligibility: Scholars affiliated with Stanford University or a French Institution and who have completed a Ph.D. no more than three years from the date of applying to the fellowship, postdocs and lecturers.
  • Budget: Visits will be funded up to $15,000 (USD).
  • Duration: Two to six months.
  • Expenses: The grant may be used for travel, lodging, and living costs. The grant may not be used for purchasing equipment, supplies or software, tuition fees, conference registration fees, salary payments nor publishing fees.

View full program details (PDF)

How to apply

All applications must be submitted using Slideroom. The following documents must be included in the application (PDF format):

  • Letter to the France-Stanford Center Director
  • Recommendation letter
  • Letter from official sponsor
  • Applicant’s resume
  • Financial annex

Apply and view detailed instructions in Slideroom

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