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Are you interested in applying for a Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) or Group Projects Abroad (GPA) grant?
The International and Foreign Language Education Office of the U.S. Department of Education will host informational webinars on Wednesday, February 8th and Monday, February 13th to share information about the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) and Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad (GPA) programs and the application process for each program. The webinars will also feature time for prospective applicants to ask questions.

DDRA Program Webinar: February 8th
The Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program provides fellowship funding to doctoral students looking to perform research abroad in modern foreign languages and area studies in order to complete their dissertation research. Recipients are encouraged to pursue teaching or public service careers upon completion of their doctoral programs.
Application available NOW!
Deadline to apply: March 14, 2017, 4:30pm EST
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
2:00-3:00pm EST
Call-in number: 1-888-324-6995
Participant passcode: 7840271
For more information on the DDRA program, please visit the program website at:
Register for this webinar

Group Projects Abroad (GPA) Webinar: February 13th
The GPA program supports groups of K-12 teachers, college students, and faculty as they engage in short-term and long-term overseas projects focused on training, research, and curriculum development in modern foreign languages and area studies. Short-term projects include seminars, curriculum development, and group research or study. Long-term projects support advanced intensive overseas programs that focus on languages, the humanities, or social sciences.
Application available NOW!
Deadline to apply: March 7, 2017, 4:30pm EST
Monday, February 13, 2017
1:00-2:00pm EST
Call-in number: 1-800-779-3152
Participant passcode: 2787445
For more information on the GPA program, please visit our website athttps://www2.ed.gov/programs/iegpsgpa/index.html
Cornell South Asian Studies Fellowships
Cornell University’s South Asia Program welcomes applications from scholars, writers, curators, and artists based in South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, or Sri Lanka) to visit Cornell University for a fellowship period of one-to-three months to undertake research, artistic productions, and/or collaborations related to South Asian Studies.  Fellows will have the opportunity to collaborate with Cornell faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and graduate students, and to involve themselves in South Asia Program activities.The South Asia Program will award four fellowships for residence at Cornell University between January and December 2017.  Each Fellow will receive $5,000 and a formal letter of award suitable for visit visa application purposes. All travel, housing, health insurance, and visa arrangements and costs are the responsibility of the Fellow.Cornell University’s South Asia Program is an interdisciplinary hub for Cornell students, faculty, staff, community members, and academic visitors. It has over 50 affiliated faculty from across Cornell’s colleges and professional schools, in the disciplines of the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. The South Asia Program has been designated by the U.S. Department of Education as a Title VI, South Asia National Resource Center, one of only eight in the United States.Application
Review of proposals will begin on December 1, 2016. The South Asia Program will consider applications submitted after this date, if sufficient funds remain available.  Applications will be reviewed by an interdisciplinary committee of the Cornell University South Asia Program.Applications must include:
1.      A two-page CV including institutional affiliation, educational qualifications, and key publications/works produced.
2.      A two-page narrative explaining the work to be undertaken during the fellowship period and its relevance to the applicant’s scholarly/artistic development.
3.      Two letters of reference. References may be mailed separately to this address or included with the application.Send applications, and any questions, to: sap@einaudi.cornell.edu