Palestinian American Research Center Fellowships

The Palestinian American Research Center (PARC) has announced three research and travel fellowship competitions for faculty members, PhD and doctoral students, one of which has a deadline approaching; a Faculty Development Seminar for U.S. faculty members scholars who are interested in Palestine but little travel experience to Palestine.

Please see descriptions below, and visit PARC’s website for more information on how to apply:

  • PARC announces its 10th National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) competition for field-based research in Palestine in the humanities or research that embraces a humanistic approach and methods. Applicants must be scholars who have earned their PhD or completed their professional training. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or have lived in the United States for the last three years. Fellowship awards are $5,000 per month for a minimum of four up to a maximum of ten months of research. Applications are due January 10, 2022.


  • PARC announces its 23rd annual U.S. research fellowship competition for research that will contribute to Palestinian studies. Applicants must be doctoral students or scholars who have earned their PhD and must be U.S. citizens. Any field of research will be considered, including the arts, humanities, social sciences, economics, law, public health, and applied sciences. Fellowship awards are up to a maximum of $9,000. Research must take place in Palestine, Israel, Jordan, or Lebanon. Applications are due January 3, 2022.


  • PARC announces its 13th annual Faculty Development Seminar (FDS) on Palestine competition for U.S. faculty members with a demonstrated interest in, but little travel experience to, Palestine. Applicants may come from any field of study. The program will host 10 to 12 U.S. faculty members to participate in roundtable discussions; visits to Palestinian universities, research institutes, and cultural institutions; tours of historic cities; as well as meetings with Palestinian colleagues. Applicants may apply for two program dates, May 19 – May 31, 2022 or June 16 – June 28, 2022, in Jerusalem and the West Bank. Applications are due December 20, 2021.

For complete information on these opportunities, visit PARC’s website.