Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
180
Days
November 15 2022
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Project Statement; Copy of the first page of your passport and any Indian visa stamps in current passport; Institutional Affiliation Form; Two-page (maximum) project information sheet; Reviewer Worksheet; Web link to work sample (for performing and creative arts applicantsÔÇöto be included in application form)
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Autobiography
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Resume
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American Institute of Indian Studies Research Fellowships

Description

Four research fellowships are available. (1) Junior Research Fellowships are available to doctoral candidates at U.S. universities in all fields of study. These grants are specifically designed to enable doctoral candidates to pursue their dissertation research in India. (2) Senior Research Fellowships are available to scholars with a PhD or its equivalent. These grants are designed to enable scholars who specialize in South Asia to pursue further research in India and to establish formal affiliation with an Indian institution. (3) Senior Scholarly/Professional Development Fellowships are available both to established scholars who have not previously specialized in Indian studies and to established professionals who have not previously worked or studied in India. (4) Senior Performing and Creative Arts Fellowships are available to accomplished practitioners of the performing arts of India and creative artists who demonstrate that study in India would enhance their skills, develop their capabilities to teach or perform in the U.S., enhance American involvement with IndiaÔÇÖs artistic traditions or strengthen their links with peers in India. Applicants must create a single pdf file that contains all of the required materials, which includes a bibliography (1-3 pages) and a Curriculum vitae (2 pages).

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Arts, Performing Arts

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Project Statement; Copy of the first page of your passport and any Indian visa stamps in current passport; Institutional Affiliation Form; Two-page (maximum) project information sheet; Reviewer Worksheet; Web link to work sample (for performing and creative arts applicantsÔÇöto be included in application form)
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Autobiography
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
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Contact Dr. Elise Auerbach
U.S. Director
aiis@uchicago.edu
Tel: 773-702-8638 Address 1130 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637