As part of its activities during the Summer 2012 Programs, IIIT awarded six students from the class of Summer 2012, one-year, non-resident Research Fellowships at IIIT. The Fellowships will allow the students to continue doing supervised research in an area of their interest, attend selected academic conferences and events during the year, and receive complementary books and subscriptions to AJISS (American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences), as well as membership in AMSS (American Muslim Social Scientists).
The students are:
- Sahibe Alam, PhD Candidate, Islamic History and Civilization, University of Cairo
- Tazeen Ali, MA student, Islamic Law, Washington University
- Justin Poe, Senior, English Language and Literature, Stevenson University
- Ismaail Qaiyim, Senior, History and Peace, War and Defense, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- Sondos Asem Shalaby, MA student, Journalism and Mass Communication, The American University, Cairo
- David Warren, PhD Candidate, Islamic Studies, University of Manchester