2014 Richard Seager Doctoral Fellowship

INSTAP Study Center for East Crete

March 31, 2014

The INSTAP Study Center for East Crete is pleased to announce the availability of one Doctoral fellowship to be awarded on a competitive basis to an eligible candidate for work to be done at the Study Center in Pacheia Ammos, Crete in 2014. A minimum of four weeks should be spent working at the Center. The fellowship is intended for scholars in the field of the Aegean Bronze Age/Early Iron Age who are working to complete their PhD Dissertations. The fellowship will be awarded in the amount of $4,000. Applications must be received by e-mail no later than March 31, 2014 and the award will be announced by April 24, 2014.

In addition to the completed application form, proposals should include a curriculum vitae of the applicant, a copy of their Dissertation Proposal, an outline of the Dissertation, and two letters of support, one from the head of your Dissertation Committee, and another from an additional member of your Committee. It is assumed that the applicant will have passed his or her Doctoral Examinations, and have a Dissertation Proposal that has been approved by his or her Department.

Applications and the required enclosures should be sent as attachments to: elizabethshank@hotmail.com

Consideration for the fellowships is open to all candidates meeting the stated requirements. Awards are made irrespective of race, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, and actual or perceived medical conditions. It is possible that in the absence of qualified candidates with appropriate projects, a fellowship will not be awarded.

Application Form:

INSTAP Study Center for East Crete


Cover Sheet


Name of Applicant


Title of Dissertation

INSTAP Study Center for East Crete


Application Form


1.       Full name of applicant:                                               Social Security Number:

2.       Title of Dissertation:

3.       Present Address:                                                        




4.       Institution:

5.       Citizenship:

6.       Name of the head of your Dissertation Committee:

Telephone number:

E-mail address:

7.       Name of another Dissertation Committee Member:

Telephone number:

E-mail address:

8.       Please list any publications by the applicant:

9.       Please list any other fellowship applications for 2014:

Date to receive funding:

Method of payment:   _______ A check in US dollars                      _______ A check in Euros

Where would you like your check to be sent?

If awarded the INSTAP Study Center for East Crete Richard Seager 2014 Doctoral Fellowship, I agree to abide by the terms of the award, including the submission of a final report detailing the work completed and a financial accounting by January 1, 2015. I agree to supply the Library of INSTAP Study Center for East Crete with a copy of my dissertation upon the completion of my degree.


Signature: ______________________________________________                      

Date: ____________

Proposed Plan of Study

Please provide a brief description of the work that you plan to complete while at the INSTAP Study Center for East Crete, and the dates that you intend use the Center’s facilities. Your Proposed Plan of Study must fit on this page and one additional page.


Contact Name: 
Elizabeth Shank