Grants and Fellowships
Yale University's Baltic Studies Program is pleased to call for applications for two fellowships at Yale for citizens of Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia.
The Joseph P. Kazickas Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Yale for citizens of Lithuania
Yale University’s Program in Baltic Studies invites applications for a post-doctoral fellowship of variable duration (four to nine months during the 2015-2016 academic year) in the following fields: law, economics, business and finance, environmental policy, political science, international relations, and history. Only citizens of Lithuania may apply. Applicants should have completed their Ph.D. before September 2015 and at the time of application must be working in, or affiliated with, a university or research institute in Lithuania. After completion of the fellowship the recipient will be expected to return to work in Lithuania for at least two years.
see https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/4479 for information and to apply.
The The Juris Padegs Research Fellowship at Yale for citizens of Estonia or Latvia
Yale University’s Program in Baltic Studies invites applications for a research fellowship of variable duration (four to nine months during the 2015-16 academic year) in any field in the humanities or social sciences. Applicants may be pre- or post-doctoral, i.e., either a Ph.D. candidate at a university in Estonia or Latvia, or post-doctoral working in or affiliated with a university or research institution in Estonia or Latvia. Only citizens of Estonia and Latvia may apply. Applicants who apply as post-doctoral fellows should have completed their Ph.D. before September 2015. After completion of the fellowship the recipient will be expected to return to his or her home country for a period of at least two years.
The application deadline for both fellowships is January 15, 2015.
The European Studies Council at the MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale and the Baltic Studies Program administer the Keggi-Berzins Fellowship for Baltic Studies. Prizes of up to $1,500 will be awarded to current Yale undergraduates and graduate students for research or language study in or about a Baltic country.
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 European and Russian Studies and IR Master's students at the end of their first year of study. Students in the professional schools are also eligible. Grants are available to undergraduates who wish to conduct research or work in an internship related to Estonia, Latvia, or Lithuania during the summer before the junior or senior year.
For more information contact the European Studies Council at (203) 432-3423.