Bourses d’études USA 2020 : Postgraduate Social sciences or Law program at The Harvard Academy

Type de bourse
Bourse d'études
Niveau d'études
Date fin de candidature
01 oct. 2020

Bourses USA

Bourses d’études USA 2020 : Postgraduate Social sciences or Law program at

The Harvard Academy



The Harvard Academy is a part of the Harvard University which is recognized for training over 130 social scientists in a wide variety of social science disciplines with expertise in all non-Western regions.

Why at Harvard Academy? At the Academy, the Academy Scholars Program is aimed to recognize the students and helping them in terms of monetary assistance to offer them amazing career opportunities.

  • University or Organization: The Harvard Academy
  • Department: Social sciences or Law
  • Course Level: PhD
  • Award: $67,000
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: 4 to 5 scholarships
  • Nationality: International students
  • The award can be taken in the USA
  • Language: English


  • Eligible Countries: Scholars from all the nationalities will be awarded this grant if they met all the required eligibility criteria.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: This support will be given to those students who are pursuing their PhD in the field of social sciences or law. Accepted Fields of Study.
  •  Eligibility Criteria: Scholars who have accomplished their routine training and thesis writing during their PhD program will be qualified for this fellowship.
  • The competition for these awards is open only to recent PhD (or comparable professional school degree) recipients and doctoral candidates in the social sciences or law.
  • Those still pursuing a PhD should have completed their routine training and be well along in the writing of their theses before applying to become Academy Scholars. If you have completed a PhD program, the PhD completion date must be within three years of the October 1 application deadline. For applicants applying for the October 1, 2019 deadline, you must have completed your PhD or equivalent after September 30, 2016.
  • The Selection Committee considers all applicants in one applicant pool.

How to Apply

  • How to apply: Applications are welcome from qualified persons without regard to nationality, gender, or race. Candidates who are willing to be eligible for this application should be a part of the research program and have to submit the desired documents.
  • Supporting Documents: Scholars have to submit these documents- a cover letter which succinctly states the applicant’s academic field, country or region of specialization, and proposed research topic, curriculum vitae (CV) or resumé including a list of publications, a copy of their PhD program transcript, three letters of recommendation, and Research proposal (2500 word maximum); including intellectual objectives and planned methodological and disciplinary work.
  • Admission Requirements: For taking the advantage of this fellowship the scholars must be enrolled in the PhD program.
  • Language Requirement: Applicant must have expertise in the English language.


  • Whenever chose before winning the PhD, Postdoctoral Academy Scholars will receive an annual stipend of $67,000. If selected before earning the PhD, the Scholars will receive an annual stipend of$31,000 until awarded the PhD.
  • This stipend is enhanced by subsidizing for meeting and research travel; examine aides and medical coverage inclusion.
  • The Harvard Academy will arrange and pay for travel and hotel accommodations for the finalists to interview in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Dossier de candidature

Informations de contact

(617) 495-2137
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Organismes proposant la bourse

The Harvard Academy

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