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Fourteen new USF Seminar Series Awards

The USF is thrilled to announce the details of fourteen new Seminar Series Awards, which will run until the end of 2022. The awards feature a wide range of events, both physical and virtual, and are programmed to run in seventeen different countries. Around thirty universities are set to host these activities, along with an […]

Recruiting two new USF Trustees

Deadline for applications: 5th March 2021 (23:59 GMT). The Urban Studies Foundation (USF) seeks to recruit up to two new Trustees to sit on its Board, one to commence from Summer 2021 and one from January 2022. The USF is an increasingly well-known major charitable body involved in the support of urban studies research and […]

Welcome to eight new USF International Fellows!

The USF has awarded a further eight USF International Fellowships this summer, to begin in 2021. These awards provide full funding for short visiting sabbaticals based at any institution worldwide, and are intended to support early-to-mid career academics from the Global South. This year the USF awardees include researchers based in Brazil, India, Indonesia, Nigeria […]

Announcing five new Postdoctoral Research Fellows

The Urban Studies Foundation is excited to report that five new USF Postdoctoral Research Fellows will begin their positions in 2020. After the most popular call in the history of the scheme, a very competitive assessment process has resulted in five awards for fellows spread around the world, from the Americas to Europe and Australia. […]

Urban Studies Foundation in Delhi for RC21

The Urban Studies Foundation is proud to be hosting a panel event and refreshments at RC21 in Delhi next week on Friday 20th September at 7pm. We warmly welcome anyone attending or local to the event to come along and join us for a short panel discussion about USF funding schemes and opportunities for the […]