Princeton University offers post doctoral scholarships 2016

Princeton University in USA is offering the post- doctoral scholarships for US and International Fellows. The scholarships are granted for three years. The Princeton society of fellows, an interdisciplinary group of scholars in the humanities, social sciences, and selected natural sciences, invites applications for the 2016-2019. Scholars are expected to reside near the Princeton during the academic year in order to attend the weekly seminars and take part in the full intellectual life of the society.

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Scholarships benefits: each candidate will receive the stipend approximately $82,000. Scholars are provided with a shared office, a personal computer, a research account of $5,000 a year, access to university grants, benefits and other funds.

Scholarships duration: scholarships is granted is for the duration three to four years. Application is invited for the year 2016 – 2019. Those candidate who have already apply for the scholarships, are not eligible for apply for the second time

Last deadline: The application deadline is September 15, 2015.

Study Subjects: scholarships are granted in the subject of Humanities and social science.
Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing postdoctoral research program at Princeton University.
Scholarship Provider: Princeton University, USA is offering the post -doctoral scholarships
Eligibility criteria: These are the following requirements to qualify for the scholarships.

Candidates already holding the PhD degree at time of application

Candidates must have received your degree between January 1, 2014 and September 15, 2015. The receipt of the PhD is determined by the date on which you fulfilled all requirements for the degree of the institution including the defense and the filling of thesis.

Candidates of doctorates in Education (M-ED or PhD degrees), doctorates of Jurisprudence, and holders of PhD degrees from Princeton University are not eligible to apply.

Scholarships will be awarded to candidates at the beginning of their academic career. Candidates must have already demonstrated outstanding scholarly achievement and excellence in teaching. Their work should also show evidence of unusual promise.

Eligible Nationalities:  All scholars of international and the US residence can apply for the scholarships.

Application procedure: Aspirants can apply online. Students must attach the confidential letter of recommendation. It should directly email to the society by three referees or by the dosser services. It should be e mailed before the deadline. Dossier items should be E mailed by the candidates

Students must attach the Application form, cover letter and curriculum vitae.

FOR ABD for Dissertation candidates only: Students must attach the letter to progress to degree from Either head of department and department to graduate studies students must attach the writing samples one chapter of dissertation and one published research article

Scholars must e mail the complete dossier before September 15 2015.

Notification: All the candidates will get the notification at the End of January 2016. Interview will be take place in February. The Society will refund the cost of travel and lodging associated with the interview. The successful candidates will be posted in the month of July 2016 on the website.

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