Jon Bilbao Visiting Research Fellowship 2020

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 2020.” The object of this call is to select the Jon Bilbao Visiting Research Fellow for 2020, 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.

Applications deadline is March 3rd, 2020.

Contact Information

The required documentation must be sent to the following address:

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.

Application Form

Call (Basque and English)

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.