Travel Grants and Fellowships for UofC Students Interested in Language Study/Research in France, Deadline: April 30

The France Chicago Center is now accepting applications for travel grants and fellowships for University of Chicago students who seek to conduct research or pursue intensive language study in France.  The application deadline is April 30, 2010.

François Furet Travel Grants:  Five (5) $1500 awards
Eligibility: University of Chicago undergraduate, graduate, or professional school students
Purpose: To defray travel expenses associated with undertaking a short-term research project or conducting intensive advanced language study in France

Summer Research fellowship Fellowship: One (1) $4000 award
Eligibility: Graduate Students in the Divisions of the Social Sciences or the Humanities, Students in the Harris School, and the Divinity School
Purpose: To support dissertation and pre-dissertation research in France for a period of 2-3 months

Sciences Po Exchange Fellowship::  One (1) $13,000 award
Eligibility: Advanced U of C graduate and professional school students in disciplines represented by the host university
Purpose: To support doctoral research at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po) for a period of 6 to 9 months. Exchange fellows also have the opportunity to propose a course, taught in English, to be given at Sciences Po during fellowship tenure. If accepted, a teaching salary will be added to the stipend.

Applications and application guidelines are available online at

Questions should be directed to Dan Bertsche at or 773-702-3662.

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