Posen Foundation - Dissertation Fellowship in Jewish Studies

Posen Foundation - Dissertation Fellowship in Jewish Studies
Deadline: December 30

 

Type: Dissertation Write-Up, PhD
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements, must meet all of their university’s requirements to be a Ph.D candidate and have an approved dissertation topic by January 15, 2018.
Fields of Study: Dissertation topic must relate to modernization processes in Jewish history, society and culture
The Posen Foundation is pleased to invite applications for the sixth Posen Society of Fellows, the 2018-2020 cohort of international emerging scholars working on modernization processes in Jewish history, society, and culture. The fellowship grants $20,000/year for two years, and the opportunity to attend two summer seminars (in the US) led by preeminent Jewish Studies scholars, along with the preceding or subsequent cohort (for a total of 12 Fellows) to share their work, participate in professionalization workshops and attend lectures. Fellows maintain ongoing contact to support each other’s work, and submit an annual report on their progress to the foundation. Applicants who have already begun writing their dissertation must anticipate at least two years to completion. More information here.