The Novak Award provides $10,000 for new outstanding scholarly research into the relationship between religion, economic freedom, and the free and virtuous society. It intends to foster the understanding of theology's connection to human dignity, the importance of the rule of law, limited government, religious liberty, and freedom in economic life.
Located at Syracuse University, this is a highly competitive 30-month program that provides two generous awards each year to minority students who have majored in subjects other than journalism as undergraduates.
Located in Dublin, Ireland, Mater Dei holds an annual four-day event of plenary addresses, concurrent sessions for academic papers, and graduate workshops, all of which will focus on the themes raised in Charles Taylor's recent work, A Secular Age.
An agreement between Harvard University and the China Scholarship Council of the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China provides Harvard undergraduate and graduate students with the opportunity to study or conduct research in China for one academic year. Up to five full scholarships (which includes tuition, campus housing, health insurance, and a stipend) and ten partial scholarships (tuition only) are offered for study or research at selected Chinese universities authorized to admit foreign scholarship students.
The Rappaport Institute offers summer public policy fellowships in key state and local agencies in the Greater Boston area. Fellows also participate in a weekly seminar series with leading practitioners and scholars and are required to write a short essay related to their experiences.
Sinclair Kennedy Traveling Fellowships are awarded to Harvard graduate students for one academic year of travel, study, and/or research outside the United States. Applicants must have already completed one full year of graduate study at Harvard at the time of application.
Program guidelines and applications are available on the CGS website. Questions may be directed to Susan Lawler, HDS Director of Career Services.
Frederick Sheldon Traveling Fellowships are awarded to Harvard graduate students for one academic year of travel, study, and/or research outside the United States. Students interested in travel, study, or research within the United States are considered on a case-by-case basis. Managed by the Harvard Committee on General Scholarships (CGS). Graduate students must have already completed one full year of graduate study at Harvard at the time of application.
Frank Knox Traveling Fellowships are awarded to Harvard College seniors and Harvard graduate students for one academic year of travel, study, and/or research in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, or the United Kingdom. Program guidelines and applications are available on the CGS website.
HDS’s CSWR manages the Dana McLean Greeley International Internship, a summer internship for an HDS student interested in working with an organization outside of the United States that is dedicated to the promotion of interreligious understanding, peace, and social justice.
This fellowship provides individuals the opportunity to outline a project that will be of interest to those outside his or her area of academic specialization or religious tradition. Runs for four weeks in July.
Awards grants to aid in the development of a scholarly work that advances some aspect of theological librarianship or provides bibliographic access to a significant body of literature within theological or religious studies.