CAORC 2020 Award recipients anounced

CAORC is pleased to announce the 2020 award recipients for the Multi-Country Research Fellowship, National Endowment for the Humanities Senior Research Fellowship, and the Mary Ellen Lane Multi-Country Travel Award.

 

Multi-Country Research Fellowship

Now in its 27th year, the Multi-Country Research Fellowship supports advanced regional or trans-regional research in the humanities, social sciences, or allied natural sciences for U.S. doctoral candidates and scholars who hold a PhD. For the 2020 competition cycle, nine fellowships were awarded for grants of $11,000 each. The program is funded by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

Mary Ellen Lane Multi-Country Travel Award

The 2020 Mary Ellen Lane Multi-Country Travel Award was granted to Ofosuwa M. Abiola of Howard University toward her project, ‘Unwitting Witnesses: Unearthing Narratives of African Dance in Pre-Colonial Logs'. This award is granted to the highest-ranking Multi-Country Research fellow and provides an additional $1,000 towards travel expenses. The award is named after CAORC’s founding director, Dr. Mary Ellen Lane.

National Endowment for the Humanities Senior Research Fellowship

The CAORC NEH Senior Research Fellowship supports advanced research in the humanities in Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Cambodia, Cyprus, Georgia, Indonesia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Senegal, Sri Lanka or Tunisia. For the 2020 competition, three fellowships were awarded to projects that will be carried out in Cambodia, Senegal, and Tunisia. This program is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

 

Full list of 2020 CAORC Fellowship Recipients

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