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Edward M. Wise Dissertation Fellowship HUMANITIES CENTER Winter/Summer 2010 Phone: 313-577-5471 Fax: 313-577-2843 www.research.wayne.edu/hum 2226 Faculty Administration Building Detroit, MI 48202 The Humanities Center offers $12,000 in support each year to one student in the final stages of writing his or her dissertation through the Edward M. Wise Dissertation Fellowship. This year, the fellowship is co-sponsored by the Graduate School and the Law School. Applicants for this fellowship must be doctoral candidates writing dissertations in the humanities, arts, or related disciplines. These disciplines include philosophy, language, linguistics, literature, history, jurisprudence, archaeology, comparative religion, ethics, the arts, those aspects of social sciences that have humanistic content and employ humanistic methods, and the study and application of the humanities to the human environment. To be eligible for the dissertation fellowship, an applicant must be enrolled in good standing as a PhD candidate in a humanities or arts discipline at WSU; must have the dissertation topic, outline, and prospectus approved by his/her dissertation committee, and by the Graduate School by the application deadline of November 13, 2009; and have completed all requirements for the PhD, except the dissertation. The recipient of the fellowship cannot hold a teaching position or have other major employment. The fellowship carries no health or tuition benefits. The deadline to apply is November 13, 2009. Applications may be downloaded in PDF format from the Humanities Center website at www.research.wayne.edu/hum/, or picked up in the Humanities Center at 2226 Faculty/Administration Building. For more information, please contact the Humanities Center, (313) 577-5471.
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