Opportunities

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The Duke University Center for International and Global Studies is pleased to invite qualified graduate, professional and undergraduate students to participate in our funding competitions.

These awards support research on international topics, travels, and attendance at specialized conferences and foreign language study.

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad: The next competition will likely occur in Spring 2019*.

The 2018 Fulbright-Hays DDRA fellowship competition came to a close with the submission of Duke University's grant application in early July. The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad program provides grants from the US Department of Education to US institutions of higher education to fund individual doctoral students conducting research in other countries for periods of six to 12 months. The campus deadline has now passed. *If you think you might apply in the 2019 competition, please register with Nancy Hare Robbins. See the connecting website for important details.

Graduate Awards for Research and Training

The Duke University Center for International and Global Studies Graduate Awards for Research and Training provide graduate students working on international, regional or comparative research with funding for travel to research sites and archives inside and outside the continental United States, attendance at specialized conferences, or foreign language and methods training. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a graduate or professional program at Duke University during the academic year in which the award is granted. This competition is normally held in the early part of the Spring semester.

Undergraduate Overseas Summer Research Awards

Undergraduate Overseas Summer Awards fund opportunities for full-time Duke undergraduate students to complement classwork with research experience in different social and cultural settings outside the United States. Rising sophomores, juniors and seniors are eligible to apply. This competition is normally held in the early part of the Spring semester.