Institute for Humane Studies Hayek Fund for Scholars
Deadlines: Rolling Basis, N/A
Employment Type: Faculty, Graduate Students
The Institute for Humane Studies (IHS) offers funded
positions for research, teaching, programs and more through the
Hayek Fund for Scholars. This program helps academics by
providing support to develop research projects and career
opportunities in the social sciences and humanities disciplines
that seek to foster the principles of the classical liberal
tradition, including individual liberty, limited government,
economic freedom, and free speech and open inquiry.
Positions are awarded on a rolling basis and scholars
working through the Hayek Fund can receive support for a
variety of activities, including travel for paper
presentations or job interviews at academic conferences, submission
fees for unpublished manuscripts, facilitation of thought-provoking
reading groups and book clubs with students, and more.
The application process is open to all faculty and graduate
students of any university, regardless of nationality.
Information about the Institute for Humane Studies
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.