Programs and Fellowships
- AMERICAN SCHOOL OF CLASSICAL STUDIES AT ATHENS
STUDY IN GREECE: PROGRAMS AND FELLOWSHIPS 2005-2006
For detailed information and application, contact:
6-8 Charlton Street
Princeton, NJ 08540
Web site: www.ascsa.edu.gr;
or click on the ASCSA web site link.
REGULAR PROGRAM MEMBERSHIP: Open to graduate students in classical studies
and ancient Mediterranean studies and related fields (e.g., history of art,
anthropology, prehistory, studies in post-classical Greece, etc.), who,
preferably, have completed at least one year of graduate work. Competition
is on the basis of transcripts, recommendations and examinations.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
STUDENT ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP: Open to the same group of students as Regular
Membership. Associates typically are advanced students who plan to pursue
independent research projects, and who do not wish to commit to the full
Regular Program. APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
SENIOR ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP: Open to postdoctoral scholars with suitable
research projects. Application should be made to the Director in Athens. NO
APPLICATION DEADLINE. <http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/membership/application.htm>
SUMMER SESSIONS MEMBERSHIP: Two six-week sessions explore the sites and
museums in Greece. Open to graduate and undergraduate students and to high
school and college teachers. The fee of $2,950 includes tuition, travel
within Greece, room, and partial board. Scholarships available. APPLICATION
DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005. <http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/forms/ssbulletin.pdf>
MEDIEVAL GREEK SUMMER SESSION AT THE GENNADIUS LIBRARY: Graduate students
and professors in Byzantine studies from North American or European
universities. Four-week program in intermediate level Medieval Greek
language and philology at the Gennadius Library, with site and museum
trips. Program pending funding. The fee of $2,500 includes tuition, travel
within Greece, lodging but no meals. APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 15,
For pre- and postdoctoral fellowships, membership application to the School
must be made at the same time you apply to any outside funding organization
for work at the School. Stipends vary.
REGULAR MEMBERS: Up to 13 predoctoral fellowships offered for Regular
Academic Program with a stipend of $8,840 plus room at Loring Hall on the
School grounds, board and waiver of School fees. DEADLINE: JANUARY 15,
SCHOOL ADVANCED FELLOWSHIPS: Several fellowships with a stipend of $8,840
plus room at Loring Hall on the School grounds, board and waiver of School
fees are available to students who have completed the Regular Program or
one year as a Student Associate Member. DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 21, 2005.
FULBRIGHT FELLOWSHIPS: Contact the Institute of International Education, at
809 United Nations Plaza, NY 10017, or visit their web site at
www.iiepassport.org for an application.
THE HARRY BIKAKIS FELLOWSHIP: Graduate students attending a North American
institution or Greek graduate students working at School libraries whose
research subject is ancient Greek law; or Greek graduate students working
on a School excavation. The $1,875 fellowship is awarded periodically, but
not more frequently than once a year. DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
PREDOCTORAL OR POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS
THE OSCAR BRONEER TRAVELING: Ph.D. candidate with approved dissertation
proposal or recent Ph.D. who is teaching but without tenure. Past Fellow of
the American Academy in Rome or past Regular Member of the ASCSA with plan
to study at the other institution. Terms: Housing, travel and living
expenses (no board) up to $30,000 for three to six months. Applications to
A.A.R in 2004. www.aarome.org. DEADLINE: DECEMBER 15, 2004.
THE M. ALISON FRANTZ: Open to Ph.D. candidates and recent Ph.D.s who
demonstrate a need to work in the Gennadius Library. Fields of study
include late antiquity, Byzantine or modern Greek studies. Stipend of
$8,840 plus room, board and waiver of School fees. DEADLINE: JANUARY 15,
THE JACOB HIRSCH: Awarded to a Ph.D. candidate from the U.S. or Israel
writing a dissertation, or to a recent Ph.D. completing a project such as
revising a dissertation for publication, requiring a lengthy residence in
Greece. Stipend of $8,840 plus room, board and waiver of School fees.
DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005. <http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/Forms/hirsch.pdf>
CAORC MULTI-COUNTRY RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS: To provide support for Ph.D.
candidates and senior scholars whose research has regional significance and
requires travel to several countries, at least one of which hosts an
American overseas research center. Applications at CAORC's web site:
www.caorc.org. Terms: Stipends up to $9,000. DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31, 2004.
MEDIEVAL GREEK SUMMER SESSION AT THE GENNADIUS LIBRARY: Two
School-sponsored scholarships of $2,500. See program description above.
DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
WIENER LABORATORY FELLOWSHIPS: Four fellowships awarded annually to
graduate students or postdoctoral scholars working on well-defined projects
in skeletal, faunal, geoarchaeological, or environmental studies. Stipend
of $15,500 to $25,000. DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
WIENER LABORATORY RESEARCH ASSOCIATESHIPS: Funding up to $5,000 for
well-defined research projects at the laboratory. DEADLINE: APRIL 1,
SEPTEMBER 1, DECEMBER 1. <http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/Wiener/fellowship.htm>
WIENER LABORATORY TRAVEL GRANTS FOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH IN
GREECE: Travel grants of $1,500 for graduate students or postdoctoral
scholars from North American institutions working on projects in
archaeological science in Greece. DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
KRESS PUBLICATION FELLOWSHIPS: Postdoctoral scholars working on a Corinth
or Agora publication assignment with preference given to those working on a
Corinth or Agora volume. A total of $30,000 is available for each grant
cycle, defined as the School's fiscal year (July 1-June 30). Grants are for
a minimum of three months (up to $10,000) to a maximum of nine months (up
to $30,000). DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
MELLON (EAST EUROPEAN) RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS: Three fellowships for scholars
from Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania,
Poland, Romania, and Slovakia. Any field of classical studies or
post-classical studies. DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
NEH FELLOWSHIPS: Two to four awards for postdoctoral scholars and
professionals in the humanities who are U.S. citizens or foreign nationals
who have been U.S. residents for three years immediately preceding
application deadline. Applicants must have completed their professional
training but do not have to hold the Ph.D. Terms: Maximum stipend of
$35,000. DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 15, 2004.
SOLOW SUMMER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS 2005: Summer research funding is
available for senior (postdoctoral) scholars working towards publication of
material from sites excavated by, or under the auspices of, the School.
Several fellowships are available with a maximum amount of $1,500 per month
for up to three months. DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
SUMMER SESSIONS FELLOWSHIPS
Several School-sponsored and outside scholarships are available (see
description at top). DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2005.
The School is open to qualified students and scholars at colleges or
universities in the U.S. or Canada unless otherwise noted. The American
School of Classical Studies at Athens does not discriminate on the basis of
race, age, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, national or ethnic
origin, or disability when considering admission to any form of membership.
Mary E. Darlington
American School of Classical Studies at Athens
6-8 Charlton St., Princeton, NJ 08540
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