Fellowship details

The Etxepare Basque Institute and the Nevada System of Higher Education, in the name of the University of Nevada, Reno, have signed an agreement to collaboratively support research about the Basque diaspora.

In this cooperation framework, Etxepare and the NSHE are opening this call, “Jon Bilbao Visiting Research Fellow 2022.” This call aims to select the Jon Bilbao Visiting Research Fellow for 2022, a Ph.D. researcher who will design a research project about the Basque diaspora and stay for a month at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Application deadline has been extended until March 18th, 2022.

Contact information

The required documentation must be sent to the following address:

Iñaki Arrieta Baro
Basque Librarian
Jon Bilbao Basque Library
1664 N Virginia St
University of Nevada, Reno / MS 0322 Reno, Nevada 89557

and additionally by email: arrieta@unr.edu

Full call and application form

Please click below for the full call (available in Basque, English, and Spanish) and the application form.

Sponsor Organizations

Basque Library

The Jon Bilbao Basque Library at the University of Nevada, Reno (Renoko Euskal Liburutegia) aims to be a research library for all researchers interested in Basque culture and the Basque diaspora, a memory institution for the Basque community throughout North America, and a comprehensive portal to access Basque studies in English for researchers and institutions.

Center for Basque Studies

The Center for Basque Studies furthers Basque-related study by conducting, facilitating, and disseminating original Basque-related research in the humanities and social sciences, in cooperation with appropriate academic departments at the University of Nevada, Reno, as well as at other American and foreign universities.

Etxepare Institute

The Etxepare Basque Institute was created to promote the Basque language and increase the visibility of Basque culture around the world.