in/for different countries
Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences
Fellowship opportunities during 2010-2011.
Stanford University, USA
European Science Foundation
The European Science Foundation promotes high quality
science at a European level. Scientific Programmes are
medium- to long-term activities focused on specific themes.
They bring together substantive research projects carried
out by multinational teams of researchers, and may include
limited fellowship schemes. Programmes last an average
of three to five years and are funded on an à la
carte basis by the Foundation and Member Organisations.
The flagship international educational program sponsored
by the United States Government. The Program operates
in 140 countries, including 51 countries with binational
Fulbright Commissions and Foundations. Application procedures
for Fulbright grants to study or teach in the United States
vary from country to country. Fulbright Commissions or
the American Embassies administer the program, with the
assistance of local educational authorities and institutions.
Institute of International Education
IIE global higher education and professional exchange
agency; provides training and leadership development programs
for public and private sector professionals around the
world. IIE is the organizer of democracy-building, civil
society and human rights training initiatives in transitional
societies. IIE is also developing collaborative programs
with Latin America, Japan and Southeast Asia.
Scholar Rescue Fund
The Scholar Rescue Fund of the Institute of International
Education (New York) provides fellowships for scholars
whose lives and work are threatened in their home countries.
These fellowships permit scholars to find temporary refuge
at universities and colleges anywhere in the world, enabling
them to pursue their academic work and to continue to
share their knowledge with students, colleagues, and the
community at large.
The Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology
The Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology joins the international doctoral programmes in sociology and in history under one umbrella. It provides an inspiring research environment for a diverse group of about 160 doctoral students and integrates research on a broad variety of topics. The variety of topics will be supervised by professors at both of the involved institutions the Department of Sociology and the Department of History, Philosophy and Theology .
The Open Society Institute
The Open Society Institute (OSI) is a private operating
and grantmaking foundation based in New York City that
serves as the hub of the Soros foundations network, a
group of autonomous foundations and organizations in more
than 50 countries. OSI and the network implement a range
of initiatives that aim to promote open societies by shaping
government policy and supporting education, media, public
health, and human and women's rights, as well as social,
legal, and economic reform. OSI initiatives award grants,
scholarships, and fellowships on a regular basis throughout
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural
Organization (UNESCO) Fellowships Programme, through the
award and administration of fellowships, study and travel
grants, aims to: contribute to the enhancement of human
resources and national capacity-building in areas that
are closely aligned to UNESCO's expected strategic objectives
and programme priorities.