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U.S. Department of State and National Geographic Society Launch Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship

Deadline: Various Summary: The U.S. Department of State and the National Geographic Society are partnering to launch the inaugural Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship competition. This new component of the Fulbright Program will offer up to five awards to U.S. citizens. Over a nine month period, awardees will create multi-media stories on globally significant social or environmental […]

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Catalyzing New International Collaborations

Deadline: On-going Summary: The Catalyzing New International Collaborations program supports the participation of U.S. researchers and students in activities intended to catalyze new international collaborations. For more information, click here.  

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Institute of Peace Priority Grant Competition

Deadline: Various Summary: The Agency announces its ongoing Priority Grant Competition. The Priority Grant Competition focuses on countries and themes as they relate to USIP’s mandate. The Priority Grant Competition is restricted to projects that fit the topics identified for each priority area. The Priority Grant Competition focuses on four countries and two themes. Afghanistan Iraq Pakistan […]

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Sustainable Development Program

Deadline: OPEN Established Date: 11/12/1980 Follow-Up Date: 11/01/2012 Review Date: 11/29/2011 OBJECTIVES: Human activity is causing climate change, rapid loss of biodiversity, and accelerating degradation of Earth’s life support systems. These developments threaten the livelihoods, health, and security of people in all nations and cultures as well as the well-being of the greater community of […]

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Introducing Science Across Virtual Institutes (OPEN)

Deadline: OPEN Objectives The primary objective of SAVI is to bring together leading STEM researchers/educators from different countries, both physically and virtually, to work collaboratively on problems of mutual interest, building on relationships initiated by NSF-supported teams of researchers. NSF will support U.S. participants, while their international partners will be supported by their own national […]

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Awards

United States Institute of Peace, 2013 Annual Grant Competition

Emerging Powers in Post-Conflict Settings: The New Politics of Reconstruction Agnieszka Paczynska and Peter Mandaville have been awarded $97,000 to conduct research on emerging powers, such as China, India, Brazil, Turkey, and South Korea, and their assistance to and interventions in post-conflict countries. The project will inform policy makers on areas for engaging emerging powers […]

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National Endowment for the Humanities, Summer Seminars and Institutes

Teaching Connected Histories of the Mediterranean: NEH Summer Institute for School Teachers, George Mason University/University of Denver The project builds upon two related developments in teaching and scholarship: the emergence of world history as a field of research and teaching, and the recognition of the Mediterranean as an important political, cultural, religious, and economic world […]

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FIPSE Comprehensive Program

PI: Susan Hirsch, Associate Professor, Inst for Conflict Analysis & Resolution CO-PI: Agnieszka Paczynska, Associate Professor/Undergraduate Program Director, Inst for Conflict Analysis & Resolution You can read the program description at the Fund for the Improvement of Post secondary Education (FIPSE) web site. The FIPSE Comprehensive Program supports and disseminates innovative reform projects that promise to […]

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British Council award to Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies and City University London

The British Council’s Bridging Voices program has awarded a grant to City University London (CUL) and George Mason University for a program entitled The Role of Religion in Foreign Policy and Societal Transformation: Bridging Scholarship and Policy making. The project will generate a cross-fertilization of knowledge and expertise by bringing some of the leading scholars of religion and […]

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Henry Luce Foundation

College of Humanities and Social Sciences. PI: Steven Barnes; CO-PI: Karyna Korostelina; Project Director: Vadim Staklo. The Russian/Soviet Perspectives on Islam (RPI), a three year project funded by the Henry Luce Foundation, will further scholarly and public understanding of Islam and its impact on state and society as a whole.  This project will stimulate debate on the […]

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