The research areas of this scholarship are: Not provided
Who can apply to this scholarship?
· doctoral fellowships are available to advanced PhD students, with preference given to those who have made substantial progress towards the completion of their dissertation. Pre
· doctoral fellows are expected to work on — and ideally complete — their doctoral dissertations during the fellowship.
· The Strauss Center invites applications from all disciplines, both the social and natural sciences, as they pertain to relevant topics to the Center’s program focuses (see Areas of Research below). The Strauss Center encourages applications from women, minorities and citizens of all countries.
Benefits of the scholarship: The fellowship includes a nine-month stipend of $24,000 and one round-trip airline ticket. Applicants should note that the stipend awarded might not cover all living costs in Austin during the fellowship period. Applicants should be prepared to cover any additional expenses themselves or through other external funding sources. Applicants who must obtain a J1 visa in order to participate in the fellowship are required to provide proof of health insurance when applying for the J1 visa. The Strauss Center fellowship does not provide health insurance.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: These predoctoral fellowships are offered for one year (September 2014-May 2015).
Number of scholarships: The Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law will offer up to two predoctoral fellowships.