The Sigur Center offers summer field research grants in Asia for George Washington University graduate students (M.A. or Ph.D.) interested in Asian affairs. These awards provide funding for travel, living, and research expenses while doing fieldwork in an Asian country.The size of the grant is up to $6,000.
This grant is open to all current GW M.A. and Ph.D. students regardless of nationality.
*Applicants can only apply to one type of grant. Those selected for these grants must submit four blog posts (two written posts and two video blog posts) throughout the course of the program as well as a fifth, more extensive blog written post upon completion of the project, giving an overview of their results, and present their findings at a roundtable discussion during the following academic year. Application should include current resume, project proposal, budget, two letters of recommendation, and GW transcripts.
Deadline: 5:00 PM, Friday, February 19, 2016
For the application and more information, please visit our website HERE.