ARCE Fellowships - Apply NOW


For more than six decades the American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE) has supported American scholars to undertake research in Egypt through its Fellowship Program. Doctoral candidates (ABD), postdoctoral scholars, independent scholars and faculty in humanities and social science disciplines are invited to apply.

ARCE provides fellows with funding, administrative support and practical, sound advice to ease access to museums, monuments, archaeological sites, research libraries, archives and collections. The Cairo Center provides a welcoming environment where fellows are encouraged to engage in the academic life of the center. 

Applications for the 2021-2022 academic year open October 1, 2020 and close January 18, 2021. The portal for online: 

Additional information is available on the ARCE website (

Fellowship funding is generously provided by Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, US State Department (through the Council of American Overseas Research Centers) and the National Endowment for the Humanities.


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