This involves examining processes in developing societies affecting: Awards will vary based on the applicant's original ICGC Scholar fellowship terms.
Grants will help with travel, maintenance, and research expenses for trips of at least one month. Applicants are encouraged to apply to other funders for additional support if needed.
Its focus is on developing societies, particularly in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, and the Middle East, and on minority communities within North America.
It emphasizes study and research on four broad dimensions of world society: global governance and transnational norms; environmental sustainability and social justice; war and peace in historical context; and production, performance, and representation of identities.
A number of funding opportunities are available from government agencies, foundations, and other independent organizations.
Some relevant information is below: Government Agencies U. Department of Education: Jacob Javits Fellowship Program NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants Foundations and Corporate Foundations AXA Doctoral Fellowships Deloitte Foundation Ford Foundation Jack Kent Cooke Foundation IBM Ph. Fellowship Awards Kauffman Foundation NASDAQ OMX Educational Foundation Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans Spencer Foundation The Woodrow Wilson Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship in Women's Studies Other Independent Organizations Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships American Bar Foundation Dissertation Awards Upjohn Institute for Employment Research: Dissertation award Grants Targeted to Ph D Students Russell Sage Foundation Small grants program in Behavioral Economics International Fellowships Japan Foundation SSRC-International Dissertation Fellowships Useful Links Government agencies This program provides fellowships to students of superior academic ability—selected on the basis of demonstrated achievement, financial need, and exceptional promise—to undertake study at the doctoral and Master of Fine Arts level in selected fields of arts, humanities, and social sciences.Applications Due: Monday, February 17, 2020 by pm The following information is required: University policy requires approval for student travel to locations designated as Travel Advisory Level 3 or 4 by the U. You should apply as soon as possible, as the committee review process commonly takes several weeks.ICGC cannot release your funds until you have received approval from ITRAAC.The report is to describe the activities undertaken, significant discoveries made, and the impact the trip will have on the eventual dissertation research project.The student will attach a brief account of how the grant moneys were spent and a list of other support received.The awards will enable students to conduct preliminary research —typically between the second and third years of graduate study—to investigate research facilities and fieldwork conditions, check availability of archives and other sources of information, test project ideas and methodologies, make contact with scholars and informants, determine skills needed for field research, improve language competency, and adjust their proposed dissertation topic.The ICGC Program approaches global studies from an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural perspective.Each institution can only put forward two candidates for Doctoral Fellowships.Candidates must meet certain nationality eligibility criteria.Established in 2008 by SRCD and the Student and Early Career Council, up to ten non-renewable awards in the amount of up to ,000 USD are given for dissertation research proposals that merit special recognition and display strong potential to contribute to the field of child development.Submissions should be in the proposal stage (i.e., not completed), and money is to be used for research costs or professional development related to the proposed dissertation project.