Matt King Wins American Council of Learned Societies Award

Matt King, assistant professor of religious studies, has won a $15,000 American Council of Learned Societies award in China Studies to host a three-day workshop at UCR in the 2017-18 year.

Matt King

Collaborative Reading-Workshop Grants provide opportunities for scholars of different disciplines to share in-depth investigation of texts that are essential points of entry to Chinese periods, traditions, communities, or events in contemporary or historical times, according to the ALCS announcement.

The program is supported by The Henry Luce Foundation. The Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies seeks to maintain the vitality of China Studies in the U.S. through fellowships and grants designed primarily for scholars early in their careers, according to the ALCS.

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