2016 ACMS Mongolia fellowship opportunities

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The American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) is offering several fellowship programs for 2016, with some upcoming deadlines in February.  For more information about the different programs, please visit http://mongoliacenter.org/fellowships or contact David Dettmann at ddettmann@mongoliacenter.org.

 

ACMS Field Research Fellowship Program provides awards of up $4000 to US citizen students and/or university faculty to conduct academic field research in Mongolia between May and October. The fellowship is supported with funding from the US Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs through a grant by the Council of American Overseas Research Centers. Deadline for receipt of complete applications: February 15, 2016. 

 

ACMS Library Fellowship Program provides US citizen advanced graduate students or faculty in library science or related fields with up to $4000 to conduct short-term projects and/or research in Mongolia between May and October. This program helps support the development of the ACMS research library through specific defined projects designed to enhance the collection content and resource availability. The fellowship is supported with funding from the US Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs through a grant by the Council of American Overseas Research Centers. Deadline for receipt of complete applications: February 15, 2016. 

 

ACMS Mongolia Cultural Heritage Fellowship Program
This program supports academic research projects that will contribute to the documentation and preservation of the tangible and intangible cultural heritage of Inner Asia, with a focus on the people and geographic area that is now in the nation of Mongolia. The ACMS Cultural Heritage program is supported by a grant from the Henry Luce Foundation (http://www.hluce.org/home.aspx). Applicants must be attending or graduated from a university in the US or Canada. Deadline for receipt of complete applications: February 15, 2016. 

 

ACMS Intensive Mongolian Language Fellowship. Students and scholars are invited to enroll in an eight week Intermediate Intensive Mongolian Language Program at the ACMS in Ulaanbaatar, from mid-June to early August 2015. The focus of this program is to provide students with an opportunity to enhance their communicative competence through systematic improvement of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, in an authentic environment. The Language Program Fellowship covers the cost of tuition. Deadline for receipt of applications: March 1, 2016.

Categories: Fellowship
Keywords: Mongolia, acms, language