Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund For Armenians 2017-2018
The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund is a potential source of external funding for graduate studies in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences. The Fund was created for the purpose of funding advanced education and graduate study grants. The Brown University Graduate School is eligible to forward three nominations for consideration. Fellowships cover the cost of tuition and provide an annual $18,000 stipend for living expenses.
Dolores Zohrab Liebmann was the daughter of Krikor Zohrab, a prominent Armenian intellectual, writer and statesman. She supported students and educational and charitable organizations during her lifetime.
- Graduate school fellowships in any recognized field of study in the humanities, social sciences or natural sciences (including law, medicine, engineering, architecture or other formal professional training)
- Independent research or study projects which must be carried out entirely in the United States of America.
- Publications focusing on Armenian studies, Armenian history and Armenian literature of the nineteenth century or earlier.
- Fellowships are restricted to graduate students who are United States citizens attending an accredited and designated institution of higher education within the United States.View a list of designated institutions»
Graduate student applicants can be of any national descent but must be U.S. citizens. Applications must be submitted through the dean of the university where the student is pursuing graduate studies. Please contact your school’s financial aid or fellowship office for more information and to obtain an application.
- Independent research and study grants are restricted to scholars who are based in and conducting research in the United States. PLEASE NOTE: Independent research and study grants are offered only on rare occasion.
- The Fund also makes grants to support the publication of dissertations or historical or literary works focusing on Armenian culture or history.
Additional conditions apply for all three programs.
- Fellowship candidates must have an outstanding undergraduate record, demonstrate financial need and be attending a designated college or university.
- The program of study being pursued by the candidate may include any recognized field of study in the humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences.
- The candidate must have received a baccalaureate degree at the time the fellowship would commence and have an outstanding undergraduate record.
- The candidate must demonstrate a need for financial assistance.
- The candidate must be a citizen of the United States of America.
- The candidate may be of any national descent or background.
Application form:DZL Printed Application 2017-2018 (1)
Internal deadline: First Wednesday in January by 5:00 pm to Thomas A. Lewis.
External deadline: January 23 (up to 3 candidates will be submitted as Brown applicants).
Fellowships cover the cost of tuition and provide an annual $18,000 stipend for living expenses. Publication grants vary depending on magnitude of the publication.
- Fellowship applications are distributed to designated universities in October, applications are due in January and notifications are sent by mid-June.
- Publications deadlines are April 15th and November 15th.
Type of Support:
Tuition and living expenses; research and publishing costs.
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