The applications for the NDIAS Graduate Student Fellowship are now accepted. Either the U.S. or overseas students are welcome to apply. The awards are purposed to support students conducting research at Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study (NDIAS). Up to $60,000 will be granted to each of the selected candidates. Other benefits may also be given. The application deadline is October 16, 2017.
The Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study (NDIAS) is dedicated to fostering and supporting integrative scholarship addressing ultimate questions at the intersection of the arts, engineering, humanities, law, and natural, physical, and social sciences, especially those which transcend disciplinary boundaries. The NDIAS encourages graduate student applicants to include questions of values in their analyses, to integrate diverse disciplines, and to ask how their findings advance civilization.
Fellows receive stipends up to $60,000, subsidized housing, research funding, a faculty office, and multiple opportunities for engagement with other scholars and faculty at the University of Notre Dame.
Level and Area of Studies
Research program in any subject related to the arts, engineering, humanities, law, and natural, physical, and social sciences, especially those which transcend disciplinary boundaries.
Place of Study
At the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study in the U.S.A.
Eligibility and Criteria
The Institute welcomes applications from graduate students in all disciplines, including the arts, engineering, the humanities, law, and the social and physical sciences with projects that are creative, innovative, or align with the intellectual orientation of the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study. Graduate students from all institutions are invited to apply. The Institute seeks applicants with:
- Excellent records of scholarly, artistic, or research accomplishment in their field(s);
- projects that touch on normative, integrative, or ultimate questions, especially as they engage the Catholic intellectual tradition;
- Projects characterized by clarity of thought, coherence, and impact;
- the ability to interact with other fellows and to engage in collegial discussions of research presentations; and
- A willingness to contribute to a cooperative community of scholars.
There is no nationality restriction
The application should be made online through the online system at the application link below.
October 16, 2017.