France-Stanford Visiting Junior Scholar Fellowship

The France-Stanford Center Visiting Junior Scholar Fellowship is open to scholars who have completed a Ph.D. no more than three years from the date of applying for the fellowship and who hold a tenure-track/permanent position or a postdoctoral position. These may be Stanford-based scholars seeking a research visit at a French institution or scholars based in a French institution seeking a research visit at Stanford.

The France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies invites proposals for junior scholar fellowship research projects to be held during academic year 2019-2020 (September 1, 2019 through August 31, 2020).

Program details

  • Eligibility: Scholars affiliated with Stanford University or a French Institution and who have completed a Ph.D. no more than three years from the date of applying to the fellowship and postdoctoral students.
  • Budget: Visits will be funded up to $7,000 (USD).
  • Duration: Two to four months.
  • Expenses: The grant may be used for travel, lodging, and living costs. The grant may not be used for purchasing equipment, supplies or software, tuition fees, conference registration fees, salary payments nor publishing fees.

How to apply

All applications must be submitted using Slideroom. The following documents must be included in the application (PDF format):

  • Letter to the France-Stanford Center Director
  • Recommendation letter
  • Letter from official sponsor
  • Applicant’s resume
  • Financial annex


Please contact

Application date
1 Mar 2019
2-4 months
America United States Pacific Europe France Paris Île-de-France South-East South-West North-West North-East
Humanities Anthropology & Ethnology Archaeology Architecture Art & Art History Classical Studies Digital Humanities History Linguistics Literature Media Studies Music & Musicology Philosophy Religion & Theology Social sciences Business and Administrative Sciences Communication Sciences Demography Economics Environmental Sciences Gender Studies Geography International Relations Law Pedagogic & Education Research Political science Psychology & Cognitive Sciences Social Anthropology Sociology Other Agronomy Biology Chemistry Computer science Engineering Mathematics Medicine Physics
Required post-doc experience: 
between 0 and 3 years
Award granted
Up to US$ 7.000