Grants, Fellowships and Awards: November 30, 2015

Date: January 31, 2016
Subject Fields: Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Geography, Middle East History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies
The Asian Sphere offers a unique opportunity for outstanding candidates, at the MA and PhD level, to enroll in a multidisciplinary and inter-university graduate program that deals with the Asian continent. For the full listing, please visit:

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the Cooper Union invites applications for a two year postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in History with specialization in East Asia or South Asia. The Fellowship, which runs from September 2016 through May 2018, is open to candidates who have been awarded the Ph.D after September 1, 2011. For more information, please visit:

Brown University invites applications for a 2-year Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in History, with a specialization in the study of displacement and migration in early modern and modern Asia. This position is to be held jointly at the Cogut Center for the Humanities and the Department of History, effective July 1, 2016. For more information, please visit:

The Berlin-based FORUM TRANSREGIONALE STUDIEN invites scholars to apply for up to ten postdoctoral fellowships within the framework of the research program Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices. Kunstgeschichte und ästhetische Praktiken for the academic year 2016/2017. For the full listing, please visit:

The School of Contemporary Chinese Studies (SCCS) at the University of Nottingham is Europe’s largest teaching and research centre focused on contemporary China. The Doctorate programme allows students to conduct in-depth research on a broad range of social sciences and business-related subjects as well as topics covering china policy through the School’s China Policy Institute. We currently have the following PhD scholarships opportunities: School Scholarship for doctoral research, Taiwan Studies Programme Scholarship and ESRC DTC Scholarships