The Council on East Asian Studies at Yale University is pleased to announce the fourth competition for the Stanley Weinstein Dissertation Prize, honoring Professor Weinstein’s many contributions to the study of East Asian Buddhism in North America. The prize will be awarded once every two years to the best Ph.D.
The department of Asian Studies at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban are offering a scholarship for three years to an outstanding doctoral candidate in the field of Chinese studies beginning in the 2014-2015 academic year in the total amount of up to $60,000 + full tuition. For additional information regarding terms of acceptance and the procedures, contact Yuri Pines (
Harvard University’s Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies is pleased to announce the 2015-16 competition for the An Wang Postdoctoral Fellowship in Chinese Studies. Well-designed projects from any academic discipline, at any stage, from initial research to revision for publication, are welcome. Total stipend for one year: $50,000 Health insurance benefits for the An Wang fellowship recipients will also be provided. Deadline: January 9, 2015 Link to online application system will be available soon. For more information, please
Monash University, Melbourne is very excited to announce the launch of a new research area, Trans-Asian Cultural and Media Studies in the postgraduate research program of Film, Media & Communication at the Faculty of Arts, Monash University, Melbourne. Currently there are 13 prominent scholars available for supervision.
The Smithsonian Institution’s Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery welcome applications for the Anne van Biema Fellowship for research on Japanese visual art. The successful candidate will gain access to the world-class library and archival collections as well as the unmatched opportunity for collections-based study in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. This award is intended for scholars at the post-doctoral and senior levels for periods ranging from two to nine months.