For Faculty

Ellen Bayard Weedon Travel Grant for Studies in East Asia

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OCTOBER 15TH (FALL) & MARCH 1ST (SPRING)

Each year the Grants Committee of the East Asia Center allocates money to be used to defray the cost of travel to East Asia by University faculty members and students.  These funds may be used to cover all or part of a round-trip airfare between Charlottesville and East Asia. Travel within an East Asian country will not be covered by a Weedon travel grant.

For full details and the application, please click here.

 

The Nelson Scholars Program for Southeast Asian Studies

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OCTOBER 15TH (FALL) & MARCH 1ST (SPRING)

Each year the Southeast Asia Programming and Grants Committee allocates money to be used to defray the cost of travel to Southeast Asia by University faculty members and students for study and research.  These funds may be used to cover all or part of a round-trip airfare between Charlottesville and Southeast Asia, as well as program fees, reasonable accommodations, and research related transportation in country.

For full details and the application, please click here.

 

Faculty Development Grants

APPLICATION DEADLINES: OCTOBER 15 (FALL) & MARCH 1 (SPRING)

The East Asia Center makes available to all East Asia-related faculty holding long-term paid appointments “Faculty Development Grants.”  The grant is designed to provide  supplemental funds of up to $500 per application to help defray the costs associated with: participating in East Asia-related workshops and conferences both in the U.S. and abroad by presenting or commenting on papers; research-related activities such as materials acquisition, transcription, and translation; and costs associated with the  editing and publication of a manuscript (subventions).  

(For large publication projects please apply for a publication grant by using the same form; a publication grant can range from $1,000-$2,000, depending on the needs. For workshop and conference funding requests, ranging between $1,000-$5,000, please write to the Director and the Grants Committee any time.)

For full details and the application, please click here.

 

The Fudan University Fellows Program and East China Normal University ECNU-UVA Visiting Scholar Program

APPLICATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 17TH (FU FELLOWS PROGRAM), ROLLING ADMISSIONS (ECNU-UVA VISITING SCHOLAR PROGRAM)

The Fudan University Fellows Program and East China Normal University ECNU-UVA Visiting Scholar Program provides funding (airfare, housing and/or per diem) to graduate students and/or faculty to do research at those universities in Shanghai.

For full details and point of contact information, please click here.