Apply to be an AGS Council Fellow

APPLY TO BE AN AGS COUNCIL FELLOW

The fellowship is open to all student members of the American Geographical Society, both Masters and Doctoral students. Each fellowship is worth $1,500 and four will be awarded in 2020. The AGS Council Fellowships Program considers all proposals concerned with any sub-field of geography. The program encourages but does not require a fieldwork component.

The application deadline is Friday, November 1, 2019.


ELIGIBILITY

To be considered, applicants must be current members of the American Geographical Society and enrolled in a graduate or doctoral program.

Proposals should contain the following components:

  • A cover page containing the project name, applicant’s name, position, affiliation, telephone number, postal address, and email address.
  • A narrative that outlines the proposed research, specifies the reasons for doing the research by placing it in the context of published work and describes how results will be disseminated.
  • A bibliography, containing only those items cited in the narrative.
  • An abbreviated curriculum vitae emphasizing factors that illustrate the applicant’s competence/experience in the proposed area of research.
  • A budget (maximum $1,500) itemizing expenses, with a brief justification for each expense category (500-word count).

All proposals are to be emailed to ags@americangeo.org with the subject line ‘AGS Council Fellowship Committee’.

For submission inquires, contact us at ags@americangeo.org.