The MacMillan Center Pre-Dissertation Grants provide funds to Ph.D. candidates for pre-doctoral dissertation research generally outside the U.S. addressing international relations, history or the social sciences. Grants are for exploration of sources and general feasibility of a proposed topic. Master’s students in the African or European and Russian Studies Master’s Programs are also.
Pre-dissertation funds are available for Ph.D. candidates to prepare for dissertation research and dissertation funds are also available. Funds are also available for undergraduates at any level to apply for summer support for a research project to explore some aspect of post-Antiquity Greece. Graduate student grants may be for summer or longer terms. Undergraduate grants are designated for.MacMillan Center Pre-Dissertation Research Fellowships; MacMillan International Dissertation Research Fellowships; Program on Refugees, Forced Displacement, and Humanitarian Responses; Tristan Perlroth Prize for Summer Foreign Travel; East Asia. Research. Charles Kao Fund Research Grants; Council on East Asian Studies Senior Essay Research Grants; East Asian Studies Field Research Grants.Pre-dissertation research grants are available to PhD students for exploration of research sources and general feasibility of a proposed topic. Awards can contribute to the cost of travel, research, and living expenses consistent with the standard of living in the host country. Graduate students in international relations, the humanities, and the social sciences are eligible to apply. Masters.
The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale offers funding for language study, internships, dissertation research, independent projects, presenting at conferences, and travel support during the summer and academic year.
The Dirksen Congressional Center is a non-partisan, not-for-profit organization in Pekin, Illinois, that seeks to improve civic engagement by promoting a better understanding of Congress and its leaders through archival, research, and educational programs. The Center is named for Everett McKinley Dirksen (1896-1969). Dirksen served in the U.S. House from 1933-1948, the U.S. Senate from 1951-69.
Within Yale, for example, the Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscripts Library and the MacMillan Center provide generous fellowships for the support of dissertation research. The Graduate School offers information and guidance about applying for research grants from external sources to students pursuing dissertation work.
Her dissertation research offers a study of ethics among Muslims in a rural community in Rajasthan, India. It explores how values emerge through routine claims-making, mediation, debate, and collective advocacy across political and religious sites. Her research has been supported by the Social Science Research Council, the Macmillan Center at Yale, and the South Asia Studies Council.
In her dissertation research she investigates the dynamics of rebel group transformation in Aceh and Sri Lanka in the context of broader peacebuilding and humanitarian crisis. While at OCV she is working on an article concerning the localized dynamics of rebel-civilian interaction in Aceh. Her stay at OCV is funded by the Norwegian Research Council. 2008 - 2009. Zeynep Bulutgil is a Ph.D.
Conference funding for history graduate students is available primarily through the Graduate Student Assembly (domestic U.S. topics) and the MacMillan Center (international topics). For further information and links, see the GSAS Conference Travel Funding webpage or search the Yale Fellowships and Grants Database for conference travel.
Pre-dissertation and dissertation grants are available for PhD candidates who wish either to determine the feasibility of a dissertation topic or conduct research on that topic. Grants are also available to ES and IR Master’s students at the end of their first year of study. Students in the professional schools are also eligible to apply. Grants are available to undergraduates who wish to.
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Many students have taken advantage of the opportunities for funding supported by Yale’s MacMillan Center and the Institution for Social and Policy Studies. There are also numerous outside sources of support for dissertation research, including the National Science Foundation Dissertation Improvement Grants and the Social Science Research Council.
Research interests: African Cities; Land Rights; Comparative Race Studies; Feminist Studies; Decolonial Studies. Thuto Thipe is a PhD candidate in the Department of History and the Department of African American Studies. Her dissertation focuses on black freehold areas in the Johannesburg area from their founding in the early 1900s through to the 1970s when forced removals had largely.
Yale University, MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies Ph.D. Candidate. Chris studies the dynamics and legacies of civil war violence. His dissertation examines variation in the depth of post-war ethnic polarization, using data gathered during ethnographic field research in Bosnia and Liberia. The United States Institute of Peace.
Dissertation fellowship applicants must be doctoral candidates engaged in dissertation research by the time of application. U.S. citizens and foreign nationals are eligible to apply. Previous recipients of Ransom Center fellowships are eligible to reapply after two full academic years have passed. All things being equal, however, preference is given to applicants who have not previously held a.
Yale University’s MacMillan Center offers research grants through the Georg Walter Leitner Program in International and Comparative Political Economy. The grants are intended for both undergraduates and graduate students who are working on topics in political economy. Some grants support dissertation research, others support training for graduate students to expand their knowledge of the.
Along with dissertation grants from the Leakey Foundation, the Yale MacMillan Center, and the Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies she has successfully secured funding for her multiproxy analysis to reconstruct the paleoenvironment at Gona, a field site in Ethiopia with the longest continuous record of Early Stone Age archaeology, and test for patterns of hominin habitat use between 3 and 1.