برنده مسابقه برترین پایان نامۀ دکترای ایرانشناسی سال 2015 اعلام شد


The Foundation for Iranian Studies invites applications for its annual award of $1000 for the best Ph.D. dissertation in a field of Iranian Studies. Students completing their dissertations between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016 are eligible to apply for the 2016 award.


Dissertations must be nominated by the author's advisor and be accompanied by the Dissertation Committee's letter of acceptance. Both documents may be emailed provided they contain appropriate official insignias and signatures.


Applicants for the 2016 award should submit a digital copy of the dissertation, either mailed on disc to

Foundation for Iranian Studies
4343 Montgomery Avenue
Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814



Or emailed to

fis@fis-iran.org or



Deadline for Submissions is August 15, 2016.


For further information about the award, selection criteria, and previous winners consult the Foundation’s Website at www.fis-iran.org, Programs, Dissertation Awards. Inquiries should be emailed to fis@fis-iran.org.


Gholam Reza Afkhami


Dissertation Award Committee


Foundation for Iranian Studies

4343 Montgomery Avenue

Bethesda, Maryland 20814