Applications are inviting for Wilson Center’s Pakistan Scholar Program of 2013-14.Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Fellowship Fund for Pakistan will offer an opportunity for a Pakistani Scholar to carry out 9 months advanced, policy-oriented research and writing in residence at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington D.C. Applicants should be from academia, business, journalism, government, law, and related professions.The fluency in written and spoken English is required. Successful candidate have a residency of 9 months at the Woodrow Wilson Center. The application is submitted via electronically and mail by March 15, 2013.
Study Subject(s): Pakistan Scholars will be expected to carry out a full schedule of rigorous research and writing based on the topic outlined in the research proposal submitted at the time of application.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing research programme.
Scholarship Provider: The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Fellowship Fund for Pakistan.
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
Eligibility:-This competition is open to men and women who are from, and based in, Pakistan.
-Applications will be accepted from individuals in academia, business, journalism, government, law, and related professions.
-Candidates must be currently pursuing research on key public policy issues facing Pakistan, research designed to bridge the gap between the academic and the policymaking worlds.
-Applicants must have at least eight years of professional or research experience.
-Preference will be given to applicants who have published scholarly books or substantial articles in academic or policy-related journals or newspapers.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The students of Pakistan can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Fellowship Fund for Pakistan are pleased to announce the 2013-14 competition for the Wilson Center’s Pakistan Scholar Program. One Pakistan Scholar, who must be from, and based in, Pakistan, will be selected each year. Successful applicants will spend 9 months in residence at the Woodrow Wilson Center, in the heart of Washington, D.C., where they will carry out advanced, policy-oriented research and writing.
Number of awards offered: One Pakistan Scholar, who must be from, and based in, Pakistan, will be selected each year.
Duration of award(s): Successful applicants will spend 9 months in residence at the Woodrow Wilson Center for the U.S. academic year i.e. September 2013 – May 2014.
What does it cover? The stipend provided to Pakistan Scholars is $5,000 per month. In addition, the Wilson Center will also pay a portion of health insurance premiums for the scholar, and provide assistance for travel from Pakistan. The scholars will be provided with suitable work space, a Windows-based computer, and where feasible, a part-time research assistant.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post and electronically.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your applications till March 15, 2013.
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