[CFP] UofCalgary: Virtual Annual CLARE Graduate Symposium (March 12th-13th, 2021)

A Link to the Past: Creating Relevancy in the Humanities and Social Sciences The first ever virtual iteration of the Annual CLARE Graduate Symposium hosted by the Graduate Students of the Department of Classics and Religion at the University of Calgary will be held on March 12th-13th, 2021. This conference will focus on how the … Continue reading [CFP] UofCalgary: Virtual Annual CLARE Graduate Symposium (March 12th-13th, 2021)

[Call for Resources] Teaching Resources for Buddhism, Race and Racism Project

Professors Adeana McNicholl (Vanderbilt University) and Ann Gleig (University of Central Florida) are looking for material to include in their co-directed project "Teaching Resources for Buddhism, Race and Racism," which is being hosted at teachingbuddhism.net and funded by The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation at the University of Toronto. Their aim is to compile and … Continue reading [Call for Resources] Teaching Resources for Buddhism, Race and Racism Project

[Call for Nomination] Canadian Society for the Study of Religion Book Prize

Criteria: The 2020 annual award recognizes an outstanding monograph in Religious Studies written by a member in good standing of the CSSR and published during the previous three years (currently those with a copyright date of 2018-2020, inclusive). After every third year of the award, since 2015, the book prize is awarded to a first … Continue reading [Call for Nomination] Canadian Society for the Study of Religion Book Prize

[CFA] Tsadra Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for Tibetan Buddhist Studies

Tsadra Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for Tibetan Buddhist Studies Description and Purpose This fellowship program provides one-year grants to graduate students at North American universities in order to support them in their pursuit of dissertation research focused specifically on Tibetan Buddhism. Dissertation work must include significant textual work on Tibetan Buddhist primary sources and include translation … Continue reading [CFA] Tsadra Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for Tibetan Buddhist Studies

[Opportunity] UVic: CSRS 2020/21 Artist in Residence Fellowship

The Centre for Studies in Religion and Society (CSRS) at the University of Victoria welcomes applications from artists of all mediums and genres interested in participating in our dynamic interdisciplinary research community. Purpose: The artist in residence (AIR) program seeks to create mutually beneficial lines of exchange between scholars and artists who share an interest … Continue reading [Opportunity] UVic: CSRS 2020/21 Artist in Residence Fellowship

[Online] 2020 International and Intensive Program on Buddhism in collaboration with Princeton University

2020 Glorisun International & Intensive Program on Buddhism (June 27–July 15; ONLINE, in collaboration with Princeton University) The Glorisun Global Network for Buddhist Studies, whose founding members include Peking University, UBC, Princeton, Yale, Harvard, U Hamburg, Cambridge and Oxford, cordially invites applications for an intensive program on Buddhist Studies. Lasting from June 27 to July … Continue reading [Online] 2020 International and Intensive Program on Buddhism in collaboration with Princeton University

[Online] 2020 International and Intensive Program on Buddhism in Collaboration with McMaster University and University of Toronto

2020 Tianzhu International & Intensive Program on Buddhism (July 31–August 15, 2020; ONLINE, in collaboration with McMaster University & University of Toronto, Canada) The Tianzhu Global Network for the Study of Buddhist Cultures, whose founding members include UBC, Ghent University, Harvard, INALCO, McMaster, and UC Berkeley, with support from the Department of Religious Studies at the University … Continue reading [Online] 2020 International and Intensive Program on Buddhism in Collaboration with McMaster University and University of Toronto

[CFPs] Workshop: New Paths in the Teaching of Buddhist Studies (Feb 21-23, 2020)

The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation Centre for Buddhist Studies at the University of Toronto invites proposals for a three-day workshop on Teaching Buddhist Studies to be held in Toronto from Friday February 21st to Sunday February 23rd 2020. Proposals for papers or alternative formats like panel discussion topics or teaching demonstrations are welcome. Further, … Continue reading [CFPs] Workshop: New Paths in the Teaching of Buddhist Studies (Feb 21-23, 2020)

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[CFPs] McGill: Premodern Japanese Studies Network International Conference (October 10-11, 2019)

Over the past two years, the School of Religious Studies at McGill University hosted two successful conferences on premodern Japanese culture and religions. In 2017, scholars from Japanese, American and Canadian universities participated in our first conference entitled ‘The Pure Land in the Nara Schools.’ This first event was sponsored by Numata Canada with a … Continue reading [CFPs] McGill: Premodern Japanese Studies Network International Conference (October 10-11, 2019)

International Funding Opportunity for Buddhism and East Asian Religions Research in Canada

[Opportunity] International Funding Opportunity for Buddhism and East Asian Religions Research in Canada

The FROGBEAR project is working in partnership with Mitacs to accept proposals under the Globalink Research Award Program for senior undergraduate and graduate students, as well as postdoctoral fellows who wish to conduct a research project at one of FROGBEAR’s partner universities in Canada: Mount Allison University [undergraduate students only]University of ManitobaMcMaster UniversityUniversity of British ColumbiaUniversity … Continue reading [Opportunity] International Funding Opportunity for Buddhism and East Asian Religions Research in Canada