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Leela Prasad

Professor of Religious Studies
Religious Studies
Box 90964, 118C Gray Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
118C Gray Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Office hours on leave, 2023-24  

Awards & Honors


Guggenheim Fellowship

National John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation · July 2023 More about this award

Fulbright-Nehru Senior Scholar Fellowship

International Fulbright Program · March 10, 2019 More about this award

American Academy of Religion Individual Research Grant

National American Academy of Religion · 2014

Franklin Grants

National American Philosophical Society · 2008

AAR Book Award/ Best First Book in the History of Religions

National American Academy of Religion · 2007

American Academy of Religion Individual Research Grant

National American Academy of Religion · 2007

Summer Stipends Awards

National National Endowment for the Humanities · 2004