CISAC International Fellowships at Stanford University in USA, and applications are submitted till January 16, 2015. The Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) is offering international fellowships for the academic year 2015-2016. Fellowship is open for women, minorities and citizens of all countries. CISAC Fellows spend the academic year engaged in research and writing, and are encouraged to participate in seminars and to interact and collaborate with leading faculty and researchers. Past predoctoral fellows have received stipends in the range of $25,000 to $27,000; postdoctoral fellows have received stipends in the range of $48,000 to $65,000. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | USA
Level: Fellowship is available for pursuing research programme at the Stanford University.
Field(s): CISAC fellows may focus on any of the following topics: nuclear weapons policy and nonproliferation; nuclear energy; cyber security, cyber warfare, and the future of the Internet; biosecurity and global health; implications of geostrategic shifts; insurgency, terrorism, and homeland security; war and civil conflict; consolidating peace after conflict; as well as global governance, migration, and transnational flows, from norms to criminal trafficking and other research proposals on international security topics.
Deadline: January 16, 2015.
Funded By: The Center for International Security and Cooperation, Stanford University
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): CISAC International Fellowships are targeted for International candidates
‣ Award No: CISAC offers numerous fellowships. Number varies based on available funding and on the applicant pool.
‣ Scholarship Duration: Not Known
‣ Scholarship covers: CISAC residential fellows are expected to produce a finished piece of writing. For predoctoral fellows, this means finishing dissertation chapters or the dissertation itself. For postdoctoral fellows, this could be writing articles or making significant progress turning a thesis into a manuscript. For scientists or professionals, this generally means writing a publishable article. Fellows are expected to be on campus throughout the fellowship. They are expected to participate in the CISAC community by participating in research seminars and, when appropriate, by collaborating with colleagues, senior researchers, and faculty.
‣ The Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) is an interdisciplinary community of scholars dedicated to producing policy-relevant research on international security topics.
‣ It is devoted to research, teaching, and training the next generation of security specialists, to influencing policymaking in international security, and to developing a more informed public discussion.
‣ CISAC offers numerous CISAC International Fellowships .
‣ Applicants will be considered for all fellowships for which they are deemed eligible. Current fellowship opportunities include:
‣ Additionally, The John and Jackie Lewis Fund to Support Research on Asia is not a fellowship, but a grant to support research by pre- and postdoctoral fellows within CISAC, the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI), and the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific
Research Center (APARC), as well as Stanford graduate students, on matters related to Asia.
‣ Online submission of application will include:
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on January 16, 2015.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.