International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) Program

Providing Ph.D. candidates with support for international research

Ismail Alatas interviews Habib Muhammad Luthfi bin Yahya on a Jakarta-bound train as part of his IDRF Fellowship work.

Photo Credit: Ismail Alatas

The International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) Program supports the next generation of scholars in the humanities and humanistic social sciences pursuing research that advances knowledge about non-US cultures and societies. Since its inception in 1997, the IDRF program has funded more than eleven hundred projects, with research spanning the globe. The IDRF program is funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Program Director
Daniella Sarnoff
Assistant Director
Elsa Ransom