Campbell Fellowship for Female Social Scientist from Developing Nations

Deadline: 1 November 2014
Open to: Female postdoctoral social scientists from a developing nation
Fellowship: $4,500/month stipend, housing, office space on the SAR campus, travel, shipping, and library resource funds, health insurance, and the support of a mentoring committee of established scholar-practitioners.

Description

One, six, or nine-month fellowship is available for a female postdoctoral social scientist from a developing nation whose work addresses women’s economic and social well-being in her nation.

The goal of the Campbell Fellowship program is threefold:

  1. to advance the scholarly careers of women social scientists from the developing world;
  2. to support research that identifies causes of gender inequity in the developing world; and
  3. to support research that promotes women’s economic and social well-being.

Fellowship

The Campbell Fellow receives a $4,500/month stipend and housing and office space on the SAR campus, travel, shipping, and library resource funds; health insurance; and the support of a mentoring committee of established scholar-practitioners.

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be nationals of developing countries that are currently eligible to borrow from the World Bank;
  • Applicants should be pursuing research in one of the social sciences: anthropology, economics, education, geography, history, law, linguistics, political science, psychology, social work, or sociology, or in an interdisciplinary field that incorporates two or more of these disciplines;
  • Projects must have applications for promoting well-being amongst women and their communities;
  • Applicants must demonstrate their fluency in English.

Application

Application deadline is 1 November 2014.

Register in an online application system and read the application guidelines HERE.

For more information visit the official website HERE.

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