École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales Exchange Fellowship

Announcement Type: 
Dean of Students

The Division of the Social Sciences announces

2014-2015 Exchange Fellowship to the






The Division of the Social Sciences invites applications from advanced graduate students in the Division who will have been admitted to PhD candidacy before Autumn 2014, whose dissertation projects require study and research in Paris and would benefit substantially from the resources of the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales.


Tenure and Terms of Award:

The student selected to represent the Division of Social Sciences will spend up to six months (two quarters) at the École under the supervision of a member of the École faculty.  The award provides for airfare, registration fees at the École and a stipend.


Application Materials:

Applicants must submit the following:


  1. Dissertation-Year Application form (available online at: https://socialsciences.uchicago.edu/sites/default/files/pdf/Dissertation...)
  2. Research proposal and justification of no more than 10 pages (double-spaced)
  3. Timetable for completion of degree
  4. Letter of recommendation from the dissertation adviser
  5. Curriculum Vitae


The Dean of Students office will add an official transcript to the application.



All applicants from the Division of the Social Sciences should contact Associate Dean of Students Kelly Therese Pollock for a discussion of appropriateness and timing before submitting an application. All application materials should be submitted in Foster 107 or to ssd-fellowships@uchicago.edu no later than Monday, April 28, 2014.


If you have questions or would like to arrange an appointment to discuss the Exchange Fellowship, please contact Ms. Pollock at ssd-fellowships@uchicago.edu or at 795-3238.