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The INSTAP Study Center for East Crete is pleased to announce the availability of one Doctoral fellowship to be awarded on a competitive basis to an eligible candidate for work to be done at the Study Center in Pacheia Ammos, Crete during the year that the fellowship is awarded. A minimum of four weeks should be spent working at the Center. The fellowship is intended for scholars in the field of the Aegean Bronze Age/Early Iron Age who are working to complete their Ph.D. Dissertations. The fellowship will be awarded in the amount of $4,000. Applications must be received by e-mail no later than April 1, 2023. The recipient of the fellowship will be announced by April 30, 2023.

In addition to the completed application form, proposals should include the applicant’s curriculum vitae, a copy of his or her dissertation proposal, an outline of the dissertation, and two letters of support – one from the head of his or her dissertation committee, and another from an additional member of the committee. It is assumed that the applicant will have passed his or her doctoral examinations and have a dissertation proposal that has been approved by his or her department.

This fellowship is intended to provide supplementary income for Ph.D. candidates who are finishing extended research. The amount of the award is US $4,000, which can be applied to travel or living expenses, but should not be used as salary or for the purchase of equipment (e.g., cameras or computers).

Applications and the required enclosures should be sent as attachments to:

Consideration for the fellowship is open to all candidates meeting the stated requirements. Awards are made irrespective of race, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, and actual or perceived medical conditions. It is possible that in the absence of qualified candidates with appropriate projects, a fellowship will not be awarded.

Applications are found here: Membership and Fellowships


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