Boston College SACRU Faculty Fellowship

This fellowship offers one semester-long fellowship (not salary replacement) per academic year to support a faculty member at a SACRU university seeking to do four to five months of research at Boston College

Start Date: Spring Semester 2023

Time Period: one semester per academic year:
        •from September 1 – December 31, or
        •from January 15 – May 22.

Requirements: The fellow must have a major research project and deliver one public lecture during their stay.


•Roundtrip, economy class airfare
•Housing provided through university services
•Office at the Jesuit Institute
•A modest stipend to cover living expenses (including fellow’s purchase of health insurance)
•Library privileges
•University internet access

Application Materials:
1. A letter of nomination must be submitted by a SACRU Executive Committee Member
2. The applicant should submit a cover letter and CV along with a two-page description on the intended Research Project

Both should be addressed to:
James F. Keenan, S.J.
Vice Provost of Global Engagement
Boston College

Sumbission: All application materials should be submitted via email to:

Application Deadlines:
March 1, 2022 for Spring Semester 2023
November 1, 2023 for either semester of academic year 2024-5
November 1, 2024 for either semester of academic year 2025-6

Sponsor: The Jesuit Institute awards four fellowships annually—two per semester. Each year one of the four will be a SACRU Fellow.