The Graduate School of North American Studies (GSNAS) at Freie Universität Berlin invites applications for
3 doctoral grants with a funding period of three years (1,350 EUR per month, 2021-2024) as well as up to 7 additional doctoral memberships for candidates who have already obtained third-party funding (starting date: October 1, 2022).
We would greatly appreciate if you could forward this message to prospective candidates who are interested in pursuing a doctoral project in Cultural Studies, Economics, History, Literary Studies, Political Science or Sociology. Only doctoral projects related to the field of North American Studies can be considered. Applicants will be able to submit their applications via our online platform until November 30, 2021 at 23:59 hours GMT (deadline). Further details can be found on the attached posters and our website at gsnas.fu-berlin.de/en.
Should doctoral candidates at your institution be interested in a short-term stay (2-6 months) at GSNAS, we would appreciate to receive inquiries at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please do not hesitate to contact us in case you have any further questions.
With kind regards,
Dr. David Bosold
Freie Universität Berlin
John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies
Tel.: +49 (30) 838-52865/-52868
Fax: +49 (30) 838-452865
Deadline: Jan. 15, 2015 — Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize
The Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize recognizes excellent scholarship by a non-U.S. scholar in the field of historical American art. Manuscripts should advance the understanding of American art, demonstrating new findings and original perspectives. The prize winner will be given the opportunity to work toward publication in American Art, the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s scholarly journal. He or she will also receive a $1,000 cash award and a travel stipend of up to $3,000 to give a presentation in Washington, D.C., and meet with museum staff and fellows. This annual prize is supported by funding from the Terra Foundation for American Art.
Ph.D. candidates and above who have not published in American Artpreviously are eligible to participate in the competition. Essays may focus on any aspect of historical (pre-1980) American art and visual culture; however, architecture and film studies are not eligible. Preference will be given to submissions that address American art within a cross-cultural context and offer new ways of thinking about the material. A strong emphasis on visual analysis is encouraged.
Submissions for the 2015 prize must be sent toTerraEssayPrize@si.edu by January 15, 2015. For more informationabout eligibility and the format for submissions, please visitwww.americanart.si.edu/research/awards/terra.