Doctoral Fellowship Program in Social Sciences and Humanities for Georgia or Kyrgyzstan students to study in Abroad and at home 2012
Study Subject(s):Social Sciences and Humanities
Scholarship Provider: Open Society Foundations
Scholarship can be taken at: Abroad and at home
-The program does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, or disability.
-The competition is merit-based and open to those meeting the following criteria: Citizens of and resident in Georgia or Kyrgyzstan;
– Excellent academic record and an advanced degree (minimum: Master’s) at time of application deadline; Excellent spoken and written English;
– Experience as university faculty position member with teaching responsibilities within Georgia or Kyrgyzstan (strong priority given to those currently teaching);
– Proven professional scholarly aptitude and leadership potential in academia;
-Ability to attend the Program’s pre-academic summer school beginning in July;
-Commitment to continuing academic career in home country and sincere motivation to aid ongoing reform processes in higher education.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Georgia or Kyrgyzstan
Scholarship Description: The Doctoral Fellows Program is designed to provide the highest research and teaching qualifications to individuals from Georgia and Kyrgyzstan who are positioned to become leading scholars in select fields of the social sciences and humanities. The awards will support flexible doctoral programs that enable Fellows to study and conduct research both abroad and at home, thereby maintaining professional engagement with their home institutions while completing the degree.
How to Apply: Post
Scholarship Application Deadline: January 23, 2012