Harvard Academy Scholars Programs USA 2019-2020

Deadline: October 1st, 2019.Institution(s): Harvard University
Level of Study: PostdoctoralStudy in: Cambridge/Boston, USA.

Harvard Academy Scholars Programs USA 2019-2020

Harvard Academy Scholars Programs invites applications from international students who intend to undertake postdoctoral studies at Harvard University, USA. Each year four to six Academy Scholars are named for two-year appointments. The Academy Scholars Program identifies and supports outstanding scholars at the start of their careers whose work combines disciplinary excellence in the social sciences or law with a command of the language and history or culture of countries or regions outside of the United States or Canada. Their scholarship may elucidate domestic, comparative, or transnational issues, past or present. Academy Scholars are expected to reside in the Cambridge/Boston area for the duration of their appointments unless traveling for pre-approved research purposes.

Courses Offered:

  • Law
  • Social science

Program Period:

3 Years.

Scholarship Coverage

Harvard Academy Scholars Programs provide the recipient with the following benefits:

  • Postdoctoral Academy Scholars will receive an annual stipend of 67,000$.
  • If selected before earning the PhD, the Scholars will receive an annual stipend of 31,000$ until awarded the PhD.
  • This stipend is supplemented by funding for conference and research travel, research assistants, and health insurance coverage.
  • Some teaching is permitted but not required.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for Harvard Fellowship program, these points should be considered:

  • Required Language: English.
  • Eligible Countries: All World Countries.
  • Recent PhD (or comparable professional school degree) recipients and doctoral candidates in the social sciences or law.
  • Those still pursuing a PhD should have completed their routine training and be well along in the writing of their theses before applying to become Academy Scholars.
  • If you have completed a PhD program, the PhD completion date must be within three years of the October 1 application deadline. For applicants applying for the October 1, 2018 deadline, you must have completed your PhD or equivalent after September 30, 2015.

How to Apply for Harvard Fellowship program?

Please visit official website link given at the end. However, here are important steps to avail Harvard Fellowship program:

  • Create a new account here.
  • Fill your data.
  • Following documents are required
    • Cover letter which succinctly states the applicant’s academic field, country or region of specialization, and proposed research topic.
    • Curriculum vitae (CV) or resumé; including list of publications
    • Research proposal (2500 word maximum); including intellectual objectives and planned methodological and disciplinary work
    • A copy of your PhD program transcript
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • All parts of the application, including the three letters of recommendation, are submitted online as PDF documents

Website

To know more about Harvard Academy Scholars Programs USA 2019-2020, please visit official website:

Harvard Academy Scholars Website

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