SSRC and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
PETLab at Parsons: The
New School for Design
and the SSRC-led New Youth City Learning Network have released the
prototype for Mannahatta:
– an iPhone game that teaches systems thinking, ecology,
spatial navigation and social collaboration.
Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship (DPDF)
workshops and up to $5000 in summer research funding to PhD students to
help them strengthen their dissertation proposals. Application
: January 29, 2010.
The Media, Technology and Culture Program has a new blog called Data Drip
, which is a
collective conversation about data, data policy, and research on media,
information, and communication policy.
of the Public Sphere
essay forum is marking the 20th
anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall with contributions by Andrew
Arato, Konrad H. Jarausch, and other key observers of contemporary
The deadline for grant applications for the Islam
and Muslims in World Contexts
grants program is January 18, 2010.
The Religion Program recently convened the first meeting of its Spirituality, Political Engagement, and Public Life
which will lead a Ford Foundation sponsored project studying the impact
of "spiritual" actors and institutions on American civic life.
Eligible Mellon-Mays Fellows are invited to apply for the Proposal
Writing and Dissertation Development Seminar
. Competition opens
December 14, 2009. Ends
: January 15, 2010.