If you are graduating, please be aware of deadlines for submitting thesis/dissertation paperwork. This table is posted on the Graduate School website at all times and lists future gradaution terms too.
If you are interested in taking the spring comprehensive exams, you must apply by December 13th. You can now choose to take one field exam or both. Applications are available here. Once the deadline passes, exact exam dates will be determined.
The deadline to apply for a Spring 2014 graduation date is January 20th. Applications are accepted through MyNIU.
David Mitchell will defend his dissertation "Turning Dreams into Reality: What Works in the Strategic Management of U.S. Municipalities" on Tuesday, December 10, 2014. View details.
The American Institute for Indonesian Studies (AIFIS) currently has two grant competitions open and are accepting applications from both American and Indonesian scholars. View details.
Blakemore Foundation is offering fellowships for advanced Asian language study. See website for eligibility requirements and application details.
The Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) supports advanced regional or trans-regional research in the humanities, social sciences, or allied natural sciences. Eight awards of up to $10,500 will be given out to scholars. Application deadline is January 13, 2104. See application details here.
Timothy Clishem's article entitled "Liberalism & Republicanism in the Political Thought of James Madison" has been published in the Pi Sigma Alpha Undergraduate Journal of Politics. To view his article in this online journal go to www.psajournal.org .
Iqra Anugrah has had a book review published in the April 2013 issue of "Indonesia". View his book review here.
Dr. Un's op-ed "The Cambodian People Have Spoken" appeared in the New York Times on August 9, 2013.
Eileen Setti has written a cover article, "The Future is Now, Creating the Sustainable Nonprofit" for the September issue of Peoria Magazine.
Virak Thun has published an article in the Indo-Pacific Review (IPR) entitled "Cambodian Opposition: Expect the Expected". View article.
Dr. Michael Buehler and NIU are featured in an article in the June 10, 2013 Financial Times entitled: "Asian Society: Changes from within". View article for details.
To help facilitate travel to professional meetings and conferences, the Graduate School invites degree seeking graduate students to submit travel grant proposals for FY 2013/14. View application and eligibility criteria.
Princeton University will host a graduate conference in Political Theory on April 11-12, 2014. Conference papers are being accepted for this event through January 17, 2014. View details.
The Graduate Workshop on Comparative Historical Reserach on Europe will be held at George Washington University on March 13, 2014. Papers are being accepted through December 15, 2103. View details.
The Political Science Graduate Student Organization at University of South Carolina is accepting papers for their Politics and Progress conference on February 1, 2014. Deadline for proposal submission is December 20th. See details.
Are you interested in studying in Peru? Participants will study two semesters of Spanish plus particiapte in a goverment/legal exposure in Lima followed by hands-on volunteer work in community building. See program details.
Local, National and Transnational Modes of Belonging in Indonesia and Beyond is the subject of a joint Australian-German summer school project being held on July 20-26 in KLeinwalstertal, Germany. See flyer for details and application process. Deadline to submit paper abstract is January 25,2014.
An Empirical Implications of Theoretical Models (EITM) Summer Institute will be held at the University of Houston on June 16-27, 2014. Candidates must be currently enrolled in a graduate program and must have completed at least two years of coursework in their program. View details regarding program and application process. Deadline to submit applications is February 7, 2014.
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