The American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS), with funding support from the US State Department Educational and Cultural Affairs Bureau and the Council of American Overseas Research Centers, supports short-term student, post-doctoral, or faculty field research in Mongolia in the summer or semester. The program will provide awards of up to $4,000 to approximately 4-8 students, post-docs, or faculty.
Applicants must be US citizens currently enrolled full-time (students) or employed at least part-time (post-docs and faculty) at a university or college. Students who have just graduated are eligible for the program. Undergraduate applicants must have at least third year standing in their program, while graduate applicants can be at a masters, pre-dissertation, or doctoral candidacy level.
Joint applications submitted by a student and post-doctoral scholar or faculty member are highly encouraged.