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PARC is pleased to announce six 2017-18 travel and research fellowship competitions.

  1. NEH Research Fellowships for post-doctoral scholars who are U.S. citizens or who have lived in the U.S. for the last three years.
  2. U.S. Research Fellowships for doctoral and post-doctoral scholars who are U.S. citizens.
  3. Faculty Development Seminar travel fellowships for U.S. professors.
  4. CAORC Mellon Mediterranean Regional Research Fellowships.
  5. CAORC Multi-country Research Fellowships.
  6. Doctoral and post-doctoral Research Fellowships for Palestinians.

Summary information is below and on the web page for each specific program. Please note, the Palestinian fellowship competition is now closed. The other three competitions are now open with deadlines in January 2017.

We have a new online application system. Please visit https://orcfellowships.fluidreview.com to apply. Sign in to create an account and see fellowships for which you might be eligible.


2017-18 NEH/FPIRI Fellowship Competition for
Scholars Conducting Field-Based
Humanities Research in Palestine

Full proposals due January 16, 2017
Awards announced March 16, 2017

Fellowship awards are a minimum of four and a maximum of eight consecutive months. Selected fellows are awarded $4,200 per month of the award.

PARC announces its fifth National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions (FPIRI) competition for post-doctoral fellowships for research in Palestine.

See the NEH/FPIRI Fellowships page to view the full announcement. To apply, please go to https://orcfellowships.fluidreview.com.


2017-18 Fellowship Competition for
U.S. Scholars Conducting Field-Based
Research on Palestine

Full proposals due January 9, 2017
Awards announced March 20, 2017

Fellowship awards from $6,000 - $9,000

PARC announces its 18th annual competition for doctoral and post-doctoral research fellowships in Palestinian studies.

See the the U.S. Fellowship page to view the full announcement. To apply, please go to https://orcfellowships.fluidreview.com.


2017 Faculty Development Seminar
May 17-30, 2017
in Jerusalem and the West Bank

Applications due January 12, 2017
Awards announced March 14, 2017

PARC announces its eighth Faculty Development Seminar (FDS) on Palestine. This two-week seminar is for U.S. faculty members with a demonstrated interest in, but little travel experience to, Palestine.

See the FDS page to view the full announcement. To apply, please go to https://orcfellowships.fluidreview.com.


Andrew W. Mellon Mediterranean Regional Research Fellowship Program

(Research at PARC included in this program)

Full proposals due January 15, 2017
Awards announced April 30, 2017

The Council of American Overseas Research Centers is pleased to offer a focused regional fellowship program enabling pre- and early postdoctoral scholars to carry out research in the humanities and related social sciences in countries bordering the Mediterranean and served by American overseas research centers. Funding for this program is generously provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, be a doctoral candidate or scholar who obtained his/her Ph.D. within the last ten years (September 2006 or later), and propose three to nine months of research.

For further information and to apply, please go to https://orcfellowships.fluidreview.com.


Multi-Country Research Fellowship Program

(Research at PARC included in this program)

Full proposals due January 30, 2017
Awards announced April 30, 2017

The Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) Multi-Country Research Fellowship Program supports advanced regional or trans-regional research in the humanities, social sciences, or allied natural sciences for U.S. citizens who are doctoral candidates and scholars who have already earned their Ph.D. Preference will be given to candidates examining comparative and/or cross-regional research. Scholars must carry out research in two or more countries outside the United States, at least one of which hosts a participating American overseas research center. Approximately eight awards of up to $10,500 each will be given. Fellowships are supported with funding from the State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural.

For further information and to apply, please go to https://orcfellowships.fluidreview.com.


2017-18 Fellowship Competition for
Palestinian Scholars Conducting
Field-Based Research on Palestine

Pre-proposal applications due October 5, 2016
Notification of invitation to submit a
full proposal November 10, 2016
Full proposals due December 15, 2016
(only people invited to submit are eligible)
Awards announced April 3, 2017

Fellowship awards from $3,000 to $6,000

PARC announces its 18th annual competition for Palestinian doctoral and post-doctoral reseach fellowships in Palestinian studies.

Click here to view the full announcement, pre-proposal application, and submission instructions.


PARC at MESA 2016

PARC's sponsored panel at the 2016 annual meeting of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA) in Boston, November 17-20, 2016:

[P4322] Success as Subjugation: Palestinian Education under Settler Colonialism (Saturday, 11/19/16 12:00 PM)

For more information about these panels, see our MESA page or visit MESA's official web page at http://www.mesa.arizona.edu/annual-meeting/index.html.


MESA 2016 Highlights

Please click here to view a listing of panels and presentations on Palestine at the Middle East Studies Association's 2016 meeting. (pdf format)

Images from the 2012 Faculty Development Seminar


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