Program in Law and Public Affairs [Princeton University]

Applications Due 14.11 2019. Fellows devote the major portion of their time to their own research and writing on law-related subjects of empirical, interpretive, doctrinal and/or normative significance. In addition, LAPA Fellows are expected to be in residence for ten months and participate in LAPA programs, including a biweekly seminar, a weekly luncheon discussion group, as well as some public events and conferences. The program does not support, as a primary activity, off-site fieldwork or work in remote archives, development of course materials, work in …

Wilson Center Fellowships (Washington, DC)

Closing Date: 1.10 2019. Fellowships of nine-months duration in Washington, DC are available to scholars, practitioners, journalists and public thinkers from around the world. The Center welcomes in particular those projects that transcend narrow specialties and methodological issues of interest only within a specific academic discipline. Projects should involve fresh research-—in terms of both the overall field and the author’s previous work. It is essential that projects have relevance to public policy, and fellows should want, and be prepared, to interact with policymakers in Washington, …

Call for Policy Relevant Research Proposals on Local Democracy [Swedish International Centre for Local Democracy – ICLD]

Proposals Due 20.9 2019. The aim of the call is to better understand the role of local governments and local democratic institutions in addressing global challenges. Proposed research should focus on problems and opportunities where there is a potential to generate innovative and transformative policies that can increase the influence of vulnerable people in the decisions made by local governments that affect their lives. ICLD will prioritize research projects that include the countries where ICLD operates: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Serbia, Turkey, …

Active Citizens Fund – Slovakia Microgrants Fund [Ekopolis Foundation]

Micro Grants Fund enables a flexible response to emerging needs during implementation of the ACF in relation to the outcome Increased Citizen Participation in Civic Activities. Grants will support initiatives at the national, regional and local level, while special attention will be paid to community based activities. The on-going call will be open until the funds are fully allocated. The latest date for submission of project applications is 1 February 2021. Call updated 1 July 2019. Open to non-governmental organisations in the Slovak Republic including …

Immigration and Immigrant Integration Research Grants [Russell Sage Foundation/Carnegie Corporation Initiative on Immigration and Immigrant Integration]

Letters of Inquiry due 21.8 2019. Support for innovative research on the effects of race, citizenship, legal status and politics, political culture and public policy on outcomes for immigrants and for the native-born of different racial and ethnic groups and generations. Proposals for comparative, cross-national work will be considered only if they have strong implications for U.S.-centered issues. Particular interest is extended to novel uses of under-utilized data and the development of new methods for analyzing these data. Methodological variety and inter-disciplinary collaboration are encouraged. …