ACOR Jordan 2020-21 Fellowship Announcement

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End: February 1, 2020
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ACOR Fellowship opportunities for the 2020–2021 academic year are now online. ACOR, a research institute located in Amman, Jordan, promotes study, teaching, and increased knowledge of ancient and Middle Eastern studies with Jordan as a focus.




ACOR is offering:

  • 2 - 3 residential fellowships for post-doctoral researchers for research or work leading to an academic publication (funded by NEH and CAORC)
  • 2 - 4 residential fellowships for pre-doctoral graduate students to fund dissertation research in Jordan (funded by CAORC)
  • 10 awards variously for travel, research, or accommodation for American and international students participating in ASOR affiliated archaeological projects in Jordan
  • 7 awards for Jordanian undergraduate and graduate students pursuing studies in the sphere of cultural heritage and archaeology
  • 2 awards for a Jordanian scholar or working professional to travel to the USA and present a paper at the the annual meeting of the American Schools of Oriental Research which will be held in Boston, MA 2020.
  • 1 award for ACOR alumni of any nationality to present a paper in the USA at the annual Middle East Studies Association conference which will be held in Washington, DC Oct. 10–13, 2020.

The deadline for all other ACOR fellowships is February 1, 2020; the deadline for the MESA award is February 15, 2020. The Awards will be announced by mid-April 2020.