Palestinian American Research Center (PARC): Two Research Fellowships and One Travel Opportunity

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

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

    • PARC announces its 11th National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship Program competition for research 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 foreign nationals who 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 in Palestine. Applications are due January 16, 2023. 
    • PARC announces its 24th 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 living in the United States or abroad. 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 9, 2023. 
    • PARC announces its 14th 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. Each of our 2023 programs will host 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, April 24 – May 7 or May 15 – May 28, 2023, in Jerusalem and the West Bank. Applications are due December 19, 2022.