Apply for Robert and Lisa Sainsbury International Fellowships in UK
The Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures Robert and Lisa Sainsbury is delighted to invite applications for the Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Fellowship Program. Eligible fellows should be the citizens of one of the selected countries listed below. The amount of the award is vary depending on the length of the program.
The Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Fellowships provide recipients with an opportunity to work in a scholarly environment conducive to completing a publication project. The Institute is offering one Fellowship for a maximum period of one year and two or three short-term Fellowships, of three months to half a year each, to scholars who have either received a PhD from a North American, Asian or European university, or who are currently employed by an academic institution or museum.
- The one-year Fellowship will commence in September 2017 and carries a value of £23,500.
- For the six-month Fellowship, please state the preferred start date in your application. This may be subject to negotiation. The six-month Fellowship carries a value of £12,000.
Level and Area of Studies
Research program in any area of Japanese culture.
Place of Study
At the Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures in UK
Eligibility and Criteria
- The Institute is offering Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Fellowships to scholars who have either received a PhD from a North American, Asian or European university, or who are currently employed by an academic institution or museum.
- Any area of Japanese culture is eligible, although preference will be given to applications focusing on the history of art, cultural heritage, archaeology or architecture.
Only the citizens of the countries below may apply this fellowship:
Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, North Korea, South Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Philippines, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and United Kingdom.
Please download and complete the application form at the website and application link below.
28 February 2017.