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For UCLA graduate students in any field. Application deadline: March 26, 2014
Graduate Fellowships and Faculty Grants. Deadline: March 26, 2014
Approximately 15 fellowships of up to $5,000 each will be awarded to continuing UCLA graduate students pursuing advanced degrees in Japanese Studies. Preference will be given to those who have demonstrated competence in the Japanese language. Categories of funding include, but are not limited to, fieldwork in Japan, tuition and fees, dissertation writing support, and other research-related travels.
The UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies invites applications for a 1-year postdoctoral position every academic year. The fellow will be expected to teach a one-quarter undergraduate course and present one public lecture while in residence, and to participate actively in Center colloquia and other public programs during the fellowship year. The Center welcomes applications from around the world.
Minigrants grants for advanced graduate students
Academic Year and Summer fellowships for Chinese, Japanese, and Korean language and area studies.
FLAS fellowships are designed to support graduate and undergraduate students who are studying Southeast Asian languages and area studies courses. Languages for academic year fellowships are Filipino, Indonesian, Khmer, Thai or Vietnamese. Fellowships are always contingent upon receipt of funds from the U.S. Department of Education.
Academic Year and Summer fellowships for training in modern Latin American languages combined with area studies for UCLA graduate and undergraduate students.
This fund is designed to promote deeper understanding among members of the Japanese American community of their rich and diverse heritage.
NSF opportunity, UCLA grad students to do research at Peking U. Deadline: November 25, 2013
Open to UCLA faculty
This grant can be used during the summer or the 2013-2014 academic year. It is not available to applicants who have received funds of an equal or larger amount from another source for the same project.
Open to UCLA faculty
UCLA proudly announces the Jorge Paulo Lemann Scholarship and Fellowship Fund, established to strengthen educational exchange between UCLA and Brazil. The fund will provide partial support to Brazilian students accepted for study at UCLA and to UCLA students participating in established programs of study in Brazil.
Open to non-UCLA faculty and graduate students from institutions of higher learning with minimal access to substantial Latin American research resources.
Research grants for UCLA Doctoral and Master's students
The Burkle Center seeks proposals for faculty research working groups and faculty research projects for the academic year 2013-14.
The UCLA Library is now the proud, and only West Coast, owner of a microform set of magazines and newspapers from the Prange Collection, the premier archive of Japanese print media from the Allied Occupation.
Up to $8,000 available for a UCLA graduate student who is in a Japanese studies field.
The Notehelfer Prize recognizes the best unpublished research paper written by a UCLA Japanese Studies graduate student in any disciplinary field, among those submitted to the Notehelfer Prize Committee in a given year.