ARISC Graduate Fellowships

The American Research Institute of the Southern Caucasus (ARISC) announces the availability of US graduate fellowships in support of  research in the South Caucasus (Armenia, Georgia,and/or Azerbaijan). We  anticipate making four to six awards of a maximum of $1500 each.  Projects in all fields in the social sciences and humanities are eligible. Proposals will be judged on their quality and on the potential  of the research to strengthen scholarship on the Southern Caucasus. The  purpose of the fellowship is to help cover travel to and/or living  expenses in the Southern Caucasus. During his/her stay in the Southern Caucasus, the fellow is expected to give an ARISC sponsored presentation  on a subject related to his/her research. The fellow will acknowledge ARISC in any publication that emerges from the research carried during  the fellowship.

Application requirements: Please send a complete application including  the application form, a project statement of not more than 3 pages, work  schedule,budget, curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendation by November 20,2009 to info “at” All information must be received by November 20, 2009 in order for the applicant to be considered for the fellowship.

Please see
for the full description of the fellowship as well as the application form.

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