Foundation / Corporation
D. Kim Foundation for the History of Science and Technology in East Asia
Fellowships of up to $25,000 and fellowships of $55,000 to USA, Canada, and International graduate students and postgraduate scholars for research related to the history of technology and science in East Asia. Funding is intended to promote studies conducted by doctoral students currently working on their dissertations as well as by young scholars who earned their doctorates within the past five years. Focus areas may include related fields such as mathematics, medicine, and public health.
The D. Kim Foundation for the History of Science and Technology in East Asia is dedicated to furthering the study of the history of science and technology in modern East Asia (primarily the twentieth century on). The Foundation provides annual fellowships and grants to encourage and support graduate students and young scholars in the field, regardless of their nationality, origins, or gender. Comparative studies of East Asia and the West are also welcome.
The Foundation offers two fellowship streams:
- Post-doctoral Fellowship - Fellowships will be awarded to a distinguished young scholar who has received his/her doctoral degree within the previous five years. Applicants are encouraged to select different institutions from their alma mater or previously related ones as their hosts.
- Dissertation Fellowship - Fellowships will be awarded annually to Ph.D. candidates who intend to finish their dissertations within a year or two.
GrantWatch ID#: 184573
Three Post-doctoral Fellowships and three or four Dissertation Fellowships will be awarded annually.
- Post-doctoral Fellowship: $55,000 each
- Dissertation Fellowship: Up to $25,000 each
The fellowship term is September 1 through August 31, but can be adjusted with permission from the Foundation.
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA) Marshall Islands (USA) Republic of Palau (USA)
Canada: Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon
International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.