Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars (SUSIs)


 Application deadline for The Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars 2018 is on December 5th! Please see the description below and share this announcement with your colleagues, friends or contacts you find relevant.

   Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars (SUSIs) are intensive post-graduate level academic programs with integrated study tours whose purpose is to provide foreign university faculty and other scholars the opportunity to deepen their understanding of U.S. society, culture, values, and institutions. The ultimate goal of the Institutes is to strengthen curricula and to enhance the quality of teaching about the United States in academic institutions abroad.

   Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars in the summer will be held in the following themes in U.S. Studies: American Politics and Political Thought, Contemporary American Literature, Journalism and Media, Religious Pluralism in the United States, U.S. Culture and Society, and U.S. Foreign Policy. Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars will take place at various colleges, universities, and academic institutions throughout the United States over the course of six weeks beginning in or after June 2018. Each Institute includes a four-week academic residency component and up to two weeks of an integrated study tour.

 

For more information on requirements please visit: https://az.usembassy.gov/education-culture/educational-programs/study-united-states-institutes-scholars-susi/

Link to the application: https://goo.gl/forms/p52G377fupQOHnMB2