IHS Sabbatical Research Fellowships
Deadline: September 1, 2021
Type: Faculty, Non-Tenured, Tenured and Tenure
Compensation Amount: $50,000 / semester-long
The Institute for Humane Studies (IHS) is offering
semester-long sabbaticals for the study, research, and
teaching of classical liberal ideas including private property,
free speech, individual rights, open markets and other
Both tenured and tenure track may apply. IHS traditionally
works with academics in the fields of economics, political science,
philosophy, history, and law, however scholars in other disciplines
are welcome to apply.
Fellowships will be given in the amount of $50,000.
Awards are not limited to tenured faculty. Faculty at any stage
of their career may apply. Academics looking to complete book
projects or articles as part of a tenure application or promotion
dossier are especially encouraged to apply.
Application and Deadline
Decisions for our most recent deadline will be announced May 28,
September 1, 2021 | Applications for fall
2022, spring 2023, and fall 2023 fellowships are due.
November 1, 2021 | Decisions announced.
March 1, 2022 | Applications for spring
2023, fall 2023, and spring 2024 fellowships are due.
May 2, 2022 | Decisions announced.
Applicants will be notified of their application status within
four weeks of the deadline. Applications submitted after 11:59 pm
PST on the night of each deadline, will be considered in the
subsequent review period.
Information about the Institute for Humane
The Institute for Humane Studies partners with professors to
promote the teaching and research of liberty and to advance higher
education’s core purpose of intellectual discovery and human
Our vision is to ensure higher education becomes a place where
classical liberal ideas are regularly taught, discussed,
challenged, and developed, and where free speech, intellectual
diversity, and open inquiry flourish.