ARIT Fellowship Programs for doctoral and post-doctoral research in
the humanities and social sciences in Turkey, 2007-2008 including:
ARIT Fellowships (U.S. Department of State and other sponsors)
National Endowment for the Humanities/ARIT Fellowships
Samuel H. Kress Foundation/ARIT Fellowships
Kenan Erim Fellowship (Aphrodisias Excavations)
The American Research Institute in Turkey is a non-profit academic
organization founded in 1964 for the purpose of supporting research
and promoting scholarly exchange in Turkey. ARIT maintains two
research institutes in Turkey, one in Istanbul and one in Ankara.
Both branches consist of a library, hostel, and administrative
offices for the support of American or Canadian based scholars
conducting research in Turkey. ARIT administers a number of
fellowship programs to support research and exchange in Turkey as
described in the attached release.
Please contact this office for further information about ARIT
research centers, programs, or membership.
ARIT FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS 2007-2008
1. The American Research Institute in Turkey announces the National
Endowment for the Humanities/ARIT Advanced Fellowships for Research
in Turkey, 2007 - 2008.
ARIT/NEH Advanced Fellowships cover all fields of the humanities,
including prehistory, history, art, archaeology, literature, and
linguistics as well as interdisciplinary aspects of cultural history
for applicants who have completed their academic training. The
fellowships may be held for terms ranging from four months to a full
year. Stipends range from $13,335 to 40,000.
2. ARIT announces the ARIT Fellowships for Research in Turkey, 2007 -
ARIT Fellowships are offered for research in ancient, medieval, or
modern times, in any field of the humanities and social sciences.
Post-doctoral and advanced doctoral fellowships may be held for
various terms, from two to three months up to terms of a year.
Stipends range from $4,000 to $16,000.
3. ARIT will continue the Samuel H. Kress/ARIT Fellowship for
Research in Archaeology and Art History in 2007 - 2008.
Graduate level fellowships of up to $17,000 and tenures of up to one
year will be offered for doctoral candidates matriculated at U.S. or
4. The Kenan Erim Fellowship to support archaeological research
(excavation or field study) of material at Aphrodisias, summer 2007,
Applications for ARIT fellowships must be submitted to ARIT before
November 1, 2006. The fellowship committee will notify applicants by
late January, 2007.
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