Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation: Young African Scholars Program 2018 (Funded)

Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation: Young African Scholars Program 2018 (Funded)

Deadline: October 15, 2018

The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation is accepting applications for the Young African Scholars Program 2018. The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation sponsors scholarly research on problems of violence, aggression, and dominance.

Every two years the foundation hosts the Young African Scholars program. Ten scholars whose proposed projects are judged to be of high quality and closely relevant to the foundation’s interest in violence and aggression are selected to take part.

The program includes a methods workshop, fieldwork research grants of $2,000 USD each, editorial and publication assistance, and sponsorship at an international conference to present research findings.

Eligibility

  • Applicant must be aged 35 or younger
  • Applicant must have been educated on the African continent and currently residing there.

Application

Applications should be no more than six pages and include the following:

  • Research question
  • Short literature review
  • Description of research methods to be used
  • Two-page C.V.
  • Copy of passport or government-issued ID card

Apply at: HFG Young African Scholars (Requires creation of a free account)

Or send application to:

The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
42 West 54th Street
New York, NY 10019

For more information, visit Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation.

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