American Research Center in Sofia Offers Fellowship for Graduate and advanced Undergraduate Studies in Social Sciences or Humanities, Ithaca, New York, 2013.
Scholarship Program: American Research Center in Sofia 2013-14 Academic Fellowship
Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality: The U.S. Citizen are invited to Apply.
Employer: American Research Center in Sofia funds for the fellowship.
Level of Study: It is Provided for Graduate and advanced Undergraduate Studies .
Subject(s): It Supports Studies in Social Sciences or Humanities.
Duration: The Fellowships are of 9-month (September-May) or 3-month (September-November or February-April) duration.
Number of Awards: Total number of Awrds are not mentioned.
Am I Eligible? (1) Graduate and advanced undergraduate students enrolled at North American academic institutions (or academic institutions accredited in North America) engaged in research in any field of the humanities and social sciences with a focus on Bulgaria or the Balkan peninsula.
(2) The American Research Center in Sofia does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, ethnic origin, or disability when considering admission to its programs.
How do I Apply? You can Apply Electronically or By Post.
What does it cover? Fellows receive a monthly cash stipend ($600/month), housing in Bulgaria, language instruction, and up to $1,000 for travel expenses between North America and Bulgaria
Scholarship Description: This Fellowship can be combined with another Fellowship; however, you must notify ARCS and we will negotiate the terms of the ARCS Fellowship. We strongly encourage you to inquire in timely manner about possibilities for funding from your home institution and to indicate this in your application. In addition to independent research, Fellows will participate in the academic program of ARCS which includes a lecture series, seminars, and excursions designed to provide a broad thematic vision of Bulgarian and Balkan history and culture from prehistory to the present.
Application closing date: Submit applications by 15 January, 2013.