2021–22 Fellowships | American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR)

Event Details

End: February 1, 2021
Contact: usa.office@acorjordan.org
More Info: https://acorjordan.org/2020-21-acor-fellowships/

ACOR Fellowship Opportunities for the 2021–2022 academic year are now online and the application portal is open. American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR) promotes study, teaching, and increased knowledge of ancient and Middle Eastern studies with Jordan as a focus.


We encourage you to share these opportunities widely. Complete information about all the ACOR Fellowships is online at https://acorjordan.org/2020-21-acor-fellowships/


ACOR is offering in this cycle:

  • 2–3 residential fellowships for post-doctoral researchers for research or work leading to an academic publication
  • 2–4 residential fellowships for pre-doctoral graduate students to fund dissertation research in Jordan
  • 9 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 annual meeting of the American Schools of Oriental Research.
  • 1 award for ACOR alumni of any nationality to present a paper in the USA at the annual Middle East Studies Association conference.

The deadline for the MESA award is February 15, 2021; the deadline for all other ACOR fellowships is February 1, 2021. Awards will be announced by mid-April 2021.