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American Institute of Indian Studies Fellowship Competition

The American Institute of Indian studies

Program Summary

The American Institute of Indian Studies invites applications from scholars from all disciplines who wish to conduct their research in India. Junior fellowships are given to doctoral candidates to conduct research for their dissertations in India for up to eleven months. Senior long-term (six to nine months) and short-term (four months or less) fellowships are available for scholars who hold the Ph.D. degree. Some senior fellows in the humanities will receive fellowships funded by the ational Endowment for the Humanities. Performing and Creative Arts fellowships are available for accomplished practitioners of the performing arts of India and creative artists. Professional development fellowships are available to scholars and professionals who have not previously worked in India.


Eligible applicants include
1) U.S. citizens, and
2) citizens of other countries who are students or faculty members at U.S. colleges and universities.
This requirement is not applicable to U.S. citizens.


July1, 2005

For applications and more information, please contact us at
American Institute of Indian Studies,
1130 E. 59th Street, Chicago,
IL 60637,
(773) 702-8638.

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