Ian and Mildred Karten PhD Studentship in Jewish/non-Jewish relations

Ian and Mildred Karten PhD Studentship in Jewish/non-Jewish relations The Parkes Institute for the study of Jewish/non-Jewish relations at the University of Southampton announces the availability of a studentship to support a doctoral candidate working on any aspect of Jewish/non-Jewish relations throughout ages. The Parkes Institute is a major centre for the study of Jewish/non-Jewish … Continue reading Ian and Mildred Karten PhD Studentship in Jewish/non-Jewish relations

British Association for Jewish Studies Book Prize, 2020

BAJS is pleased to announce that the 2020 BAJS Book Prize competition is now open. The book prize initiative was launched by BAJS in 2018 to recognise and promote outstanding scholarship in the field of Jewish Studies. The prize was first awarded in 2019 to Dr Seth Anziska for his Preventing Palestine: A Political History from … Continue reading British Association for Jewish Studies Book Prize, 2020

Bursary for MA degree study in Jewish Studies at the University of Manchester, 2020-21

Bursary for MA degree study in Jewish Studies at the University of Manchester, 2020-21   This is a home/EU fees bursary for an MA student who chooses Jewish Studies topics as their main focus in the MA in Religions and Theology (https://www.manchester.ac.uk/study/masters/courses/list/01297/ma-religions-and-theology/). One bursary will be awarded on a competitive basis. There are no eligibility … Continue reading Bursary for MA degree study in Jewish Studies at the University of Manchester, 2020-21

Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies: ‘Towards the Study of Jewish-Buddhist Relations’ (January to June 2021)

Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies (in consortium with Mandel Scholion Centre, Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Hochschule für Jüdische Studien Heidelberg) 'Towards the Study of Jewish-Buddhist Relations' January to June 2021 Project leaders:       Professor Dr Boaz Huss, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev       Professor Lionel Obadia, National Agency of Research in France       … Continue reading Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies: ‘Towards the Study of Jewish-Buddhist Relations’ (January to June 2021)

Visiting Fellowship in Cultural Encounters between Jews and non-Jews, Parkes Institute

2019 Parkes Institute Visiting Fellowship in Cultural Encounters between Jews and non-Jews  The Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations at the University of Southampton is delighted to invite applications for 2 visiting fellows to attend a residential workshopin the field of ‘cultural encounters between Jews and non-Jews’. We welcome applications from scholars at … Continue reading Visiting Fellowship in Cultural Encounters between Jews and non-Jews, Parkes Institute

The Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, Annual Fellowship Applications Open

The Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania ANNUAL FELLOWSHIP 2020-2021 The Herbert D. Katz Center at The University of Pennsylvania is now accepting applications for the 2020–2021 academic year on the theme of America’s Jewish Questions. New attention to the diversity of Jewish practices, politics, and peoples, at … Continue reading The Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, Annual Fellowship Applications Open

MA Fees bursaries in Jewish Studies at the University of Manchester, 2019-20

MA Fees bursaries in Jewish Studies at the University of Manchester, 2019-20 This is a home/EU fees bursary for MA students who make Jewish Studies topics their main study focus in their MA in Religions and Theology (www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/religionstheology/postgraduatetaught/). One bursary will be awarded on a competitive basis. There are no eligibility criteria based on nationality, … Continue reading MA Fees bursaries in Jewish Studies at the University of Manchester, 2019-20

British Association for Jewish Studies Book Prize (correction)

British Association for Jewish Studies Book Prize BAJS is pleased to announce that the BAJS Book Prize competition is now open. The book prize is a new initiative launched by BAJS to recognise and promote outstanding scholarship in the field of Jewish Studies. BAJS will award one prize of £1,000 for the best monograph submitted. The competition … Continue reading British Association for Jewish Studies Book Prize (correction)

British Association for Jewish Studies Book Prize: Deadline, 31 January 2019.

British Association for Jewish Studies Book Prize BAJS is pleased to announce that the BAJS Book Prize competition is now open. The book prize is a new initiative launched by BAJS at the July Conference in Durham this year to recognise and promote outstanding scholarship in the field of Jewish Studies. BAJS will award one … Continue reading British Association for Jewish Studies Book Prize: Deadline, 31 January 2019.

The Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society Annual Travel Grants, 2018

The Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society ANNUAL TRAVEL GRANTS 2018 We have pleasure in announcing the 2018 call for applications to the small grants programme of the Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society. The AIAS is a small cultural and non-political charity, embracing all peoples and religions. Our mission is to make accessible the archaeology of Israel and the Levant in all … Continue reading The Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society Annual Travel Grants, 2018

Extended deadline: Oxford Summer Institute on Modern and Contemporary Judaism, ‘Modern Judaism, Technology, and Authority: Historical, Social Scientific and Theological Perspectives’. Call for applications

Oxford Summer Institute on Modern and Contemporary Judaism, 3 July - 10 July 2017 'Modern Judaism, Technology, and Authority: Historical, Social Scientific and Theological Perspectives' Call for applications The Oxford Summer Institute on Modern and Contemporary Judaism (OSI-MCJ) is an advanced academic seminar that is intended to raise innovative and challenging perspectives that have the … Continue reading Extended deadline: Oxford Summer Institute on Modern and Contemporary Judaism, ‘Modern Judaism, Technology, and Authority: Historical, Social Scientific and Theological Perspectives’. Call for applications

University of Sussex: Clemens N. Nathan PhD Scholarship Programme

  The Centre for German-Jewish Studies at the University of Sussex is pleased to offer a 3-year Clemens N. Nathan PhD Scholarship for an outstanding doctoral candidate wishing to pursue a research project in the field of history and culture of German-speaking Jewry. Highly motivated current and prospective graduates with an outstanding academic record and … Continue reading University of Sussex: Clemens N. Nathan PhD Scholarship Programme

The 2015/16 Edgar Astaire Fellowship in Jewish Studies at the University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh invites applications for a short-term visiting fellowship in Jewish Studies. The fellowship is dedicated to research on Scottish Jewry and related subjects in any historical period. It is intended that the visiting fellow will make extensive use of documents available in the Scottish Jewish Archives Centre and / or sources in … Continue reading The 2015/16 Edgar Astaire Fellowship in Jewish Studies at the University of Edinburgh

PhD Funding Opportunities in Jewish Studies at Manchester University

Manchester offers a range of funding opportunities for doctoral students in Jewish Studies, including John Rylands Research Institute Studentships, President’s Doctoral Scholar awards, School of Arts, Languages and Cultures studentships, as well as AHRC and ESRC studentships. Supported subjects include Israel Studies, ancient Jewish Studies, Bible/Dead Sea Scrolls, medieval Jewish Studies, Jewish/non-Jewish relations, modern Jewish … Continue reading PhD Funding Opportunities in Jewish Studies at Manchester University

Woolf Institute Visiting Fellowship 2016

The Woolf Institute, which specializes in the study of relations between Jews, Christians and Muslims from a multidisciplinary perspective, invites applications for its annual visiting fellowship. The Fellowship is tenable for a two to three month period that overlaps one of the Cambridge terms 2016: Lent term: 12 January–11 March 2016 Easter term: 19 April–10 … Continue reading Woolf Institute Visiting Fellowship 2016

2016 Leo Baeck Institute Year Book Essay Prize in German-Jewish Studies

The Leo Baeck Institute for the Study of the History and Culture of German-speaking Jewry is delighted to announce its 2016 Year Book Essay Prize. The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book is a fully refereed Oxford journal. The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book Essay Prize was established to Stimulate new research on the history and culture of German-speaking Jewry Promote young researchers in the field. … Continue reading 2016 Leo Baeck Institute Year Book Essay Prize in German-Jewish Studies

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee Archives Fellowships 2015

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee is pleased to present its Fellowship program. Two or three fellowships will be awarded each year to deserving scholars engaged in graduate level, post-doctoral, or independent study to conduct research in the JDC Archives, either in New York or Jerusalem. Research topics in the fields of twentieth century Jewish … Continue reading American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee Archives Fellowships 2015

Three fully-funded PhD studentships, ‘Performing the Jewish Archive’, University of Leeds

Performing the Jewish Archive is pleased to announce details of three fully-funded PhD studentships: Jewish Composers in Exile (School of Music, University of Leeds) Jewish Archives in Exile (School of Languages, Cultures and Societies, University of Leeds) Testing Audience Response to Theatre and Music (Department of Theatre, Film and Television & Department of Psychology, University of York) … Continue reading Three fully-funded PhD studentships, ‘Performing the Jewish Archive’, University of Leeds

Woolf Institute Cambridge Scholarships 2015-16

The Woolf Institute in Cambridge, UK, has been dedicated to the provision of graduate and postgraduate study for more than 15 years. In partnership with the Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust, the Woolf Institute established the Woolf Institute Cambridge Scholarships. These scholarships are intended to support outstanding research students at the University of Cambridge … Continue reading Woolf Institute Cambridge Scholarships 2015-16

Annual BAJS Student Essay Prize 2015

Two prizes of £200, ordinarily for one outstanding undergraduate and one postgraduate essay by students at institutions in the UK and Ireland are awarded annually. UG submissions should be a final year dissertation from the current academic year on a subject relating to Jewish Studies. PG offerings should be an essay (excluding dissertations) submitted to … Continue reading Annual BAJS Student Essay Prize 2015

European Association for Jewish Studies (EAJS) Funding Database and Advisory Service

The European Association for Jewish Studies (EAJS) offers its members a unique database of funding sources for Jewish Studies related activities, with standardized, up-to-date information about grants available for research projects, conferences, publications, scholarships and teaching. See http://www.eajsfunders.org/ (if members have difficulty logging in, please contact our administrator: admin@eurojewishstudies.org). We also have a Funding Advisory … Continue reading European Association for Jewish Studies (EAJS) Funding Database and Advisory Service