Internal Deadline: April 14 at 5pm Type: International research, PhD Eligibility: U.S. Citizenship or permanent residency required, ABD by start of the fellowship Fields of Study: Any combining world area studies and modern languages
The U.S. Department of Education has officially announced the 2015-16 Fulbright-Hays DDRA (Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad) Fellowship competition. The DDRA is a prestigious fellowship awarded to doctoral students in any discipline for international dissertation fieldwork. Applicants must propose to do 6-12 months of field research in a non-Western country (i.e. Africa, East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands, South Asia, the Near East, Central and Eastern Europe and Eurasia, and the Western Hemisphere excluding the U.S.). The internal deadline is TUESDAY, APRIL 14 at 5pm CT. This year, the application period is longer, and students will thankfully have six full weeks to prepare their proposals. The institutional project period is 18 months, beginning in September 2015 and ending in February 2017. Potential applicants should click here for more information and set up an appointment with Jessica Smith, Assistant Director of Fellowships, in AdviseStream (CNET and password required)..