Faculty Grants in the field of Japanese Studies will normally be available only to UCLA ladder faculty ($5000 maximum).
Funding for research on Taiwan. Deadline: May 3, 2023
Graduate Fellowships and Faculty Grants. Deadline: May 3, 2023
Up to $8,000 available for a UCLA graduate student who is in a Japanese studies field.
Four scholarships of up to $25,000 will be available for a dissertation stage or professional advanced degree stage UCLA student to support an extended period of research and study in Japan.
A few fellowships of up to $10,000 each will be available for UCLA graduate students who plan to study the Japanese language in Japan or in the United States. This fellowship is not designed for taking Japanese classes at UCLA during the normal academic year, but is primarily for programs such as IUC Japan (whole year or summer), Middlebury College Summer Program, or UCLA Summer intensive program.
Fellowships of up to $8,000 each will be available for a beginning or continuing UCLA graduate student working in any area of Japanese Studies. Students of Japanese American descent who specialize in Japan-related graduate studies are particularly encouraged to apply.
A fellowship of $8,000 will be available for UCLA graduate students who wish to develop Japan expertise as they pursue professional training in a given academic discipline. Students with little or no Japanese studies background will be considered, as will those who intend to expand their earlier work on Japan.
Approximately 15 fellowships of up to $10,000 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.
This fund is designed to promote deeper understanding among members of the Japanese American community of their rich and diverse heritage.
Alice Belkin Memorial Scholarships are awarded annually to outstanding graduate students of color in the field of international relations who need financial assistance.
The Burkle Center awards proposals for faculty research working groups and faculty research-related projects. Proposed themes must address a topic or topics related to globalization, international relations, U.S. foreign policy, or issues of international cooperation and conflict, including climate change, trade, arms control, and human rights.
Summer and Academic Year FLAS Fellowships support UCLA graduate and undergraduate students who commit to studying East Asian languages and area studies courses.
Deadline: February 22, 2023
Funding for research on Taiwan. Deadline: February 22, 2023
Deadline: February 22, 2023
Funding for Chinese language and area studies. Deadline: February 22, 2023
Deadline Extended: February 22, 2023
Funding for research on Taiwan. Deadline: February 22, 2023. Applications are accepted on a quarterly basis.
Deadline extended to September 16, 2022
The Indonesian Studies Small Grants are available to UCLA graduate and undergraduate students for research or projects on Indonesia conducted during Summer 2022. Deadline: May 9, 2022
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