This blog features information related to Asian Studies at GW. If you’re a student who’s gotten a job or internship, won an award, published a paper, won a fellowship or traveled someplace interesting, we want to know! We will also feature information about grants and fellowships you can apply for, jobs, internships, and relevant events in town, as well as information about courses, the Asian Studies program, and our faculty.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Summer 2014 Research Fellows Roundtable
Want an inside look into doing research abroad? Come check out our Summer 2014 Research Fellows tomorrow at 12:30pm, as they hold a roundtable discussing their experiences researching in India!
Sponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies
Tuesday, February 3, 2014 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM The Elliott School of International Affairs 1957 E Street, NW, Chung-wen Shih Conference Room - Suite 503
Each year the Sigur Center awards students with grants to conduct field research in Asia over the summer. Join the Summer 2014 Student Research Fellows as they share their findings and impressions.
Hear from the following Research Fellows:
Aaditya Dar (PhD – Economics) “Does Political Background of Legislators Matter for Development?” - India
Diogo Lemos (PhD – Political Science) “Competing for the Neighborhood: Explaining the Urban Poor Vote for Elite Ethnic Parties" - India
John Ryan (MA - Asian Studies) “Indian Foreign Policy in India-China-US Strategic Triangle” - India
The Sigur Center for Asian Studies is a excellent resource for students wishing to conduct language study or field research in Asia The deadline for Summer 2015 grants is February 27. For more information and to apply, visit our Fellowships & Grants page.