The Institute for Advanced Study offers many interdisciplinary fellowship, research, and other funding and program opportunities for faculty, staff, students, and community members.

Job Openings

  • Graduate Fellowship: Sawyer Seminar on Just Policing
    The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Sawyer Seminar on “Just Policing: Transnational Perspectives on the Definition and Possibility of Justice in Law Enforcement,” housed at the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) at the University of Minnesota, invites applications for two graduate fellows during the 2024-25 Academic Year. Priority deadline: March 1, 2024.

Open Opportunities


2024 Humanities Futures Workshop


Undergraduate or recently graduated students in MNRolling until March 18, 2024

IAS Call for Concepts


U of M faculty, instructors, staff systemwideRolling

Open Rivers Call for Papers: Rights, Conflict, Water


Scholars (faculty, students, staff), professionals, practitioners, policymakers, artists, community membersRolling thru 2024



The IAS offers occasional cosponsorships. Please contact [email protected] with inquiries about departmental event cosponsorship inquiries, or questions about community cosponsorships.

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