UCLA-NTNU Taiwan Studies Graduate Fieldwork Fellowships and Faculty Travel Grants



Funding for research in Taiwan

Graduate Fieldwork Fellowships

Through a collaboration with National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU), the UCLA Asia Pacific Center offers awards of up to $3,750 per quarter for UCLA graduate students to conduct Taiwan-related research at NTNU. Students from any discipline may apply, but research must incorporate topics or methodologies of the humanities, social or behavioral sciences. Applications should be submitted to the UCLA Asia Pacific Center by the posted deadline. Graduate student applicants must be current UCLA students in good standing with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Each application must be accompanied by a proposal of 2–3 pages in length, an unofficial UCLA transcript, CV, budget, and one UCLA faculty letter of recommendation. Proposals should identify a department or faculty member at NTNU who will host you. Include the dates of your proposed travel. 

Application Requirements:
Proposal (2-3 pages)
Unofficial UCLA transcript
Current CV
Budget
1 UCLA faculty letter of recommendation
Recommended: 1 Letter of endorsement from faculty mentor or institution in Taiwan
Please list any other awards that you have applied for or received for this fellowship period.

Application for Graduate Fieldwork Fellowships (click here)

 

Faculty Travel Grants

The UCLA Asia Pacific Center will offer short-term travel grants of up to $3,000 to UCLA faculty for short-term visits at NTNU. Faculty may use the funds to engage in Taiwan-related research and/or to strengthen academic relationships with scholars at NTNU and in Taiwan. Faculty from any discipline may apply, but research must incorporate topics or methodologies of the humanities, social or behavioral sciences. Applications should be submitted to the UCLA Asia Pacific Center via the online system. The application should include a brief proposal including purpose and dates of the visit, collaborating partners at NTNU, and an estimated budget.

Application for Faculty Travel Grants (click here)

 

Deadlines for 2018-2019:
November 1, 2017 (for visits in winter 2018 quarter)
February 21, 2018 (for visits in spring 2018 quarter or later)

 
For more info please contact:
Aaron Miller
(310) 825-0007
armiller@international.ucla.edu

Published: Thursday, September 14, 2017