The research areas of this scholarship are: Grants are awarded to conduct research on North Africa
Who can apply to this scholarship?
· Graduate students currently enrolled in an M.A. or PhD program, independent scholars, and faculty in all disciplines are eligible to apply. All applicants must be U.S. citizens at the time of application. Recipients of AIMS awards in either of the two previous funding cycles are ineligible to apply. Travel/research plans must be set and funds must be disbursed prior to May 2016. Applicants must be members of AIMS at the time of application.
· All AIMS grantees are required to present their research at one of the AIMS Overseas Research Centers or affiliated centers, currently CEMA in Oran, Algeria; CEMAT in Tunis, Tunisia; Dar Si
· Hmad in Sidi Ifni, Morocco; TALIM in Tangier, Morocco. AIMS Grantees must also submit a written report within one month of completing their fieldwork.
Benefits of the scholarship: AIMS awards short-term grants for one to three months for up to $6,000. AIMS awards long-term research grants with a maximum of $15,000 for projects longer than three months. In the event a grantee declines an AIMS award to accept another grant, AIMS may provide a small allowance for supplementary research expenses. Some privately funded grants are exempt from this rule.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: Not provided
Number of scholarships: Not KnownD