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DAAD Conference Funding in German Studies

  Posted on: August 18, 2012

Faculty members and advanced graduate students in the humanities, social sciences and related fields are invited to apply for co-funding to organize workshops, seminars and conferences that embrace the interdisciplinary and/or comparative study of the history, politics, economics, law, society, culture and the arts of Germany. DEADLINE: October 31, 2012

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DAAD Research Visit Grant & Arts Study Visit for Faculty

  Posted on: August 18, 2012

DAAD offers grants for one to three months in all academic disciplines to scholars at US and Canadian institutions of higher education to pursue research at universities, libraries, archives, institutes or laboratories in Germany. Grants are awarded for specific research projects and cannot be used for travel only, attendance at conferences or conventions, editorial meetings, lecture tours or extended guest professorships. DEADLINE: October 15, 2012

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DAAD Visiting Professorship

  Posted on: August 2, 2012

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is now accepting applications for the Visiting Professorship program during the October 2013- February 2014 Winter Semester. This program serves to strengthen the internationalization of the educational experience by welcoming educators from abroad to university campuses in Germany for guest lectureships. DEADLINE: January 15, 2013

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Faculty Research Fellowship Opportunity: India

  Posted on: June 1, 2012

Faculty Research Fellowships are awarded to Canadian scholars who have demonstrated excellence in a specific field of India Studies and who wish to conduct research in an area related to their field of expertise. The Fellowships are for a minimum of three months to a maximum of twelve months. DEADLINE: August 15, 2012

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Research Consultancy Opportunity: Higher Education Research (Africa)

  Posted on: May 2, 2012

In 2010, the Association of African Universities (AAU) entered into a three-year partnership with the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) to strengthen higher education stakeholder relations in Africa. Through this partnership, supported financially by the Government of Canada through the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), African universities will be linked more closely with the private sector, positioning them to better develop their skills and knowledge to meet their countries’ economic needs and begin to tackle the emerging problem of graduate unemployment.

DEADLINE: July 16, 2012

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Funding Opportunity: Australia Endeavour Awards

  Posted on: March 24, 2012

The Endeavour Awards is the Australian Government’s internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship program providing opportunities for citizens of the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia. DEADLINE: June 30, 2012

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Call for Proposals: Canada Fund for African Climate Resilience

  Posted on: February 17, 2012

CIDA’s Partnerships with Canadians Branch (PWCB) is launching a specialized call for proposals under a $20-million fund to support and rapidly address climate change effects and adaptation needs that are restricting or having negative impact on improving food security and/or economic growth in Africa. DEADLINE: April 19, 2012

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Canada-China Scholars’ Exchange Program

  Posted on: February 2, 2012

The Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAIT) is offering a number of short-term (4-6 month) awards to Canadian faculty members pursuing research in subject areas related to China. DEADLINE: March 12, 2012

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