Fellowships are open to students and scholars in Near Eastern studies from prehistory through the early Islamic period, including the fields of archaeology, anthropology, art history, Bible, epigraphy, historical geography, history, language, literature, philology and religion and related disciplines.
Each Albright fellowship has its own criteria.
Residence at the Albright is required (except for the Frerichs Fellow and Program Coordinator). The option to accommodate dependents is subject to space available at the Albright. (Room and half-board indicated below is based on residence in the Institute’s hostel. Other residential arrangements are available at different rates and in consultation with the Director. They include the fully equipped two-bedroom Balcony Apartment with study and private facilities, the fully equipped two-bedroom Garden Apartment with study and private facilities, a bedroom with private facilities, and a hostel residence with shared facilities.)
The Albright annually provides up to $325,000 in fellowships and awards to 32 recipients. In addition, 32 Associate Fellows including Senior, Post-Doctoral, and Research Fellows receive funding from other sources.