THE AMERICAN CENTER OF ORIENTAL RESEARC

AMMAN, JORDAN

BURTON MACDONALD AND ROSEMARIE SAMPSON FELLOWSHIP

2014-2015

 

The Burton MacDonald and Rosemarie Sampson Fellowship will be awarded to assist an undergraduate or graduate student for research in the fields of Ancient Near Eastern languages and history, archaeology, Bible studies, or comparative religion. Applicants must be enrolled students and Canadian citizens or Canadian landed immigrants. Applicants must choose one of the two options available with this fellowship.

An award for six weeks during the period between May 1, 2014 and April 30, 2015 that will provide room and board at the ACOR center in Amman and a stipend of $600.

Or, an award of $1,800 to provide support on an archaeological project or research in Jordan. The fellowship must be used during the period between May 1, 2014 and April 30, 2015. The fellowship is to assist in partial payment of essential expenses for students.

Undergraduate applicants for the Burton MacDonald and Rosemarie Sampson Fellowship may also apply for the Groot and de Vries Fellowships. Graduate student applicants may also apply for the Groot, de Vries, Harrell, and Bikai Fellowships.

 

Deadline for applications is February 1, 2014

Applicants will be notified by April 15, 2014

 

DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM

*IMPORTANT NOTE*

You should download only ONE application form in order to apply for any or all of the following fellowships:

Jennifer C. Groot Memorial, Bert and Sally De Vries, Harrell Family, Pierre and Patricia Bikai, and Burton Macdonald and Rosemarie Sampson.

Page 5 of the single application form allows you to indicate those fellowships for which you wish to apply. Review fellowship requirements on the one-page announcements to determine all fellowships for which you qualify according to your project (travel and/or study funds), your nationality, and your status (graduate or undergraduate).

 

ACOR FELLOWSHIP COMMITTEE

656 Beacon Street, 5th Floor

Boston, MA 02215

Tel: 617-353-6571, Fax: 617-353-6575, E-mail: acor@bu.edu

www.acorjordan.org

 

 

ACOR is an equal opportunity organization