Announcement - Grabar Post-doctoral Fellowship Deadline: November 15, 2020

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Dear HIAA members,


Please see below for details of upcoming award, deadline November 15, 2020.


Grabar Post-doctoral Fellowship
Deadline: November 15, 2020

The Grabar Post-doctoral Fellowship is intended to support post-doctoral scholars at an early stage of their careers in advancing their research. Fellowship funds may be used in one of two ways:


* To spend up to two months in residence as a visiting professor or fellow/research scholar at a university, museum, research institute or similar institution outside their usual country of residence or employment.


* To support additional research to aid in preparing the dissertation for publication. 


Applicants should have completed their PhD within the last five years or have submitted their dissertations by the start of the fellowship.


The Grabar Post-doctoral Fellowship will provide up to $2000 US per month, for a maximum of two months. An additional $1000 may be requested for travel or for supplies.


All materials should be submitted by email to the chair of the Grabar post-doctoral fellowship committee, Ruba Kana'an ( by November 15, 2020. Files exceeding 5 Mb should be transferred by FTP.

For further details and to apply, please visit:



Fatima Quraishi

Secretary, Historians of Islamic Art Association


Asst. Prof., Dept of Art History, University of California, Riverside