September 09, 2015
Eligible fields Social sciences: psychology, education, anthropology, linguistics, history, social work, or sociology, economics, law, political science, geography or an interdisciplinary field which incorporates two or more of the mentioned disciplines.
Type of fellowship Dissertation as finalization of applicants' research. The successful applicant for this fellowship will have completed a doctorate in anthropology, economics, geography, history, law, political science, psychology, sociology, or in an interdisciplinary field that incorporates two or more of these disciplines. Sample topics include education and socialization of girls; women’s roles in government; reproduction and women’s health; impacts of international and civil conflict on women; women’s roles in resolving conflicts or sustaining civil society; the practice and process of gender-based development; and women in science and technology.
Target group Female doctoral level scholars from developing countries whose research both documents the circumstances of women in the developing world and offers paths to concrete, practical strategies for improving their health, prosperity, and general well-being.
Age limit None
Host info SAR (School of Advanced Research) Campus-Santa Fe (USA)
Duration 6 or 9 months
Number of awards given each year 1 yearly
• monthly stipend
• low-cost housing
• office space on the SAR campus
• health insurance
• shipping, library assistance and travel resource funds
• support from a mentoring committee comprising of well-known scholar-practitioners
Non eligible costs
• visa application costs
Amounts $ 4,500/month stipend