Asia Studies Fellowship By East-West Center (EWC)

Applications for the EWC Asia Studies Fellowship is delighted to invited. Eligible candidates should be the citizens of Asia-Pacific or the United States. Fellows are expected to do research or write on US-Asia policy. The winning fellows will receive up to $5,000. Expires in 21 days!

Fellowship Description
The East-West Center (EWC) is organizing Asia Studies Fellowship Program for PhD students. The fellowship program is open to those who are nationals of a country from the Asia-Pacific or the United States. The fellowship supports scholars and analysts who wish to undertake research and writing on topics of relevance to contemporary US-Asia policy.

Award Value
The fellowship includes a monthly stipend of US$2,500 to $5,000 (dependent upon experience) while in residence at EWC in Washington and round trip economy airfare to Washington, D.C.

Level and Area of Studies
Research program on topics of relevance to contemporary US-Asia policy.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria
Applicants with or without a Ph.D. will be considered, those without a Ph.D. will be considered based on their relevant professional experience.

Applicants’ Nationality
Applicants must be nationals of a country from the Asia-Pacific or the United States.

Application Instruction
The application package must be consisting the materials as follow:

  • Completed online application form
  • A full CV.
  • Two letters of reference.
  • A policy-relevant research proposal of ten pages (double spaced). The proposal should discuss the policy problem or issue to be examined, tentative hypothesis and arguments, a review and short bibliography of the relevant literature as well as details on how plan to explore the topic and project time frame. Explaining how a fellowship in Washington, D.C. would further this research would be helpful. (For example: plans to interview government officials/policy experts, access achieves at local institutions etc.)

Submission Deadline
January 2, 2019.

Website and Application Link