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Connecting a Community of Scholars in Pursuit of the Good Society

IHS is rooted in the classical liberal tradition and promotes a freer, more humane, and open society by connecting and supporting talented graduate students, scholars, and other intellectuals who are driving progress in the critical conversations shaping the 21st century. 

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Connecting a Community of Scholars in Pursuit of the Good Society

IHS is rooted in the classical liberal tradition and promotes a freer, more humane, and open society by connecting and supporting talented graduate students, scholars, and other intellectuals who are driving progress in the critical conversations shaping the 21st century.

Connect, Collaborate, and Develop Your Ideas

Scholarly programs and events are core to the IHS community. We believe that important discoveries and developments occur when we come together. Scholars from across the ideological spectrum convene to identify common concerns and avenues for collaboration.

Our Programs Foster

Funding for Research and Career Development

We offer grants for all stages of your academic career. Whether you’re seeking funds for sabbatical research, campus events, or graduate study, we want to help you pursue your ideas.

Sabbaticals and Publication Support

We offer a variety of funding opportunities for scholars, with awards of up to $50,000 to support work and research on the ideas of a free and open society.

Support for Research Expenses

Our financial support helps scholars achieve their research and career goals. These opportunities can help cover costs including conference travel, archive fees, dataset purchases, and more.

Funding for Research and Career Development

We offer grants for all stages of your academic career. Whether you’re seeking funds for sabbatical research, campus events, or graduate study, we want to help you pursue your ideas.

Sabbaticals and Publication Support

We offer a variety of funding opportunities for scholars, with awards of up to $50,000 to support work and research on the ideas of a free and open society.

Support for Research Expenses

Our financial support helps scholars achieve their research and career goals. These opportunities can help cover costs including conference travel, archive fees, dataset purchases, and more.

Scholar Spotlight

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“IHS has been a wonderful source of support in my career so far… My award was used to pay for survey responses that were necessary for my research.”

Dr. Jake MonaghanUniversity of New Orleans

Here is the timeline for our application process:

  1. Apply for a position 
  2. An HR team member will review your application submission  
  3. If selected for consideration, you will speak with a recruiter 
  4. If your experience and skills match the role, you will interview with the hiring manager
  5. If you are a potential fit for the position, you will interview with additional staff members
  6. If you are the candidate chosen, we will extend a job offer

 

All candidates will be notified regarding the status of their application within two to three weeks of submission. As new positions often become available, we encourage you to visit our site frequently for additional opportunities that align with your interests and skills.