Emerging Scholars Award | Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation


Award: $25,000

Description: This one-year award supports the final year of dissertation writing for PhD candidates in the natural and social sciences who work on understanding the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression. Topics might include: war, crime, terrorism, family and intimate-partner relationships, climate instability and natural resource competition, racial, ethnic and religious conflict, and political extremism and nationalism. Primacy will be given to proposals intended to reduce violence. 

Restrictions: Applicants must be in the final year of their PhD. This award does not support research costs (just living costs). Application materials: title, abstract and survey, advisor’s curriculum vitae, advisor’s letter, applicant’s curriculum vitae and graduate transcript, project description, ethics form, other funding/facilities.

Information and application here

Originally published at rooneycenter.nd.edu.