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    Dra. Lidia Zanetti Domingues
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    Radcliffe Humanities, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter Woodstock Road. Oxford OX2 6GG, U.K.

Oxford Global South Scholarships for Humanities Teachers

The Centre for Humanities Research at the University of Oxford, TORCH, in conjunction with the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, convenes professors and academics to run for their Oxford Global South Scholarships. This opportunity will allow them to spend a stay at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom.

The period will be two months and the fellows may be part of one of the TORCH networks.

They are: women in humanities, medical humanities, resistance and race.

This program is especially dedicated to institutions in the south of the world, including Latin America and the Caribbean.

These scholarships are a role in the diversity and inclusivity of the University of Oxford. It seeks to build and strengthen the links between Oxford, the Foundation and the universities of the countries.

Scholars are invited by the university by a bimestre to conduct research and contribute to the teaching environment at public events. They also participate in the academic life of All Souls College and the university.

Scholarship benefits

The Global South participant may be part of the activity in Oxford, United Kingdom for a period of two months.

Help provides accommodation, food and Senior Common Room membership at All Souls College.

In addition, you will be provided with a small stipend to cover travel and other expenses.

You will also receive a University Card for one year, so you can continue your research and connection with Oxford.

These are the requirements to apply for

The following may be submitted:

  • Teachers with positions at a university in their home country.
  • That they also have a lot of activity in the area of humanities research.

The following may not be submitted:

  • PhD candidates in the last seven years.
  • Neither do those who work in Oxford or those who live near the city.

How to apply for the Oxford Global South Scholarship?

To formalize an application, you will need to explain your research - in no more than a thousand (1,000) words - and the plan during your stay.