The Institute of International Education is now accepting applications for summer 2016 Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA). The award for summer study is eligible for up to $3000, Fall or Spring semester study is eligible for up to $5000, and an entire Academic year of study is eligible for up to $7000.
The Newcastle University (UK) is please to offer funding opportunity as a part of a five-year programme designed to support the study of Japan in the UK at postgraduate level which the Nippon Foundation and the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation launched in 2014. Up to three studentships (MA or PhD) will be available per annum, each worth £10,000. We invite applications from suitably qualified candidates who wish to pursue an MLitt (Masters by Research) or a PhD in Japanese studies, starting October 2016. The deadline for applications is March 15th, 2016.
MULTIPLE OPPORTUNITIES University of Leeds, MA and PhD Funding:
1) The ESRC White Rose Doctoral Training Centre offers a wealth of supervisory expertise across the social sciences. One PhD studentship is available for an outstanding UK/EU candidate proposing to begin a PhD or an integrated MA+PhD in East Asian Studies in October 2016. ESRC studentships fund research in the social sciences. The award will cover fees at the UK/EU level and maintenance for three years (PhD) or for four years (MA+PhD). The deadline for applications is February 2, 2016.
The Asia Research Institute (ARI) of the National University of Singapore (NUS) invites applications from graduate students currently enrolled in a fulltime Master’s or PhD programs at a university in the United States for consideration for the award of Asian Graduate Student Fellowship. These fellowships are made possible under the auspices of the Luce Foundation and are meant for Humanities or Social Sciences graduate students working on Southeast Asian topics. The fellowship will allow the recipient to be based at NUS for an ‘in residence fellowship’ for a period of eight (8) weeks.
The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce two fellowship opportunities for doctoral-level students in the arts, education, humanities, and social sciences with a focus on China. Applications for the newly launched Ph.D. in China Fellowship, and the second year of the Research Ph.D. Fellowship, are now being accepted. The deadline is February 15, 2016 for awards beginning in the fall of 2016.