Archive for September, 2007

The Huntington Library

Website Deadline: December 15 (postmark) Submission Method: Mail Current Fellows: Not available Recent Chicago Fellows: Not available Competition Level: Over 100 long- and short-term fellowships are awarded annually; the number of applications submitted is not available Eligibility: Short-term: PhD or equivalent, or doctoral candidate at dissertation stage Long-term: PhD or equivalent; for Barbara Thom Postdoctoral […]

American Association of University Women

Website Deadline: November 15 Submission Method: Electronic Current Fellows Recent Chicago Fellows: Kelly Austin, Romance (07/08) Competition Level: 10 fellowships were awarded in 2009/10 (down from 20 in 2008/09); the number of applications submitted is not available Eligibility: Must be a citizen or a permanent resident of the United States American Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships […]

University of Chicago Arts Council

Chicago Arts Council Grants Deadline: UChicagoArts Grants and Curriculum Innovation Grants: early November, early February, and late April; check Website for specific dates Course Arts Resource Fund Grants: None Submission Method (All): Electronic Past Grantees: UChicagoArts Grants Curriculum Innovation Grants Course Arts Resource Fund Grantees are not available Competition Level: Seven grants were awarded in […]

Franke Institute for the Humanities

Website Deadline: Multiple Submission Method: Electronic Current Grantees: Not available Competition Level: Not available Eligibility: Humanities faculty The Franke Institute entertains proposals for conferences, colloquia, visiting scholars, and similar kinds of events that focus on interdisciplinary topics and that therefore reach a range of audiences. Normally it funds proposals that involve multiple departments and programs. […]

The Provost’s Program for Academic Technology Innovation (ATI)

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN SUSPENDED Website Deadline: Early April Submission Method: Electronic Current Grantees Competition Level: 4 grants were made in the 2007/08 competition; 11 applications had been submitted Eligibility: All faculty and senior lecturers are eligible The Provost’s Program for Academic Technology Innovation provides one-time seed grants of up to $50,000 for projects that […]

Franke Institute for the Humanities Fellowship

Website Deadline: Early February Submission Method: Electronic Current Fellows: David Finkelstein, Philosophy; Michael Kremer, Philosophy; David Martinez, Classics; Joshua Scodel, English; Ryan Giles, Romance; Verity Platt, Art History; Francois Richard, Anthropology Competition Level: 7 fellowships are awarded annually; typically 6 fellowships are awarded to Humanities faculty and 1 fellowship is awarded to SSD faculty Eligibility: […]

The Women’s Board

Website Deadline: Early March Submission Method: Electronic Current Grantees Competition Level: 14 grants were awarded for 2010; the number of applications submitted is not available Eligibility: All University projects in the following areas are eligible: Faculty Research and Support, Cultural Institutions and the Arts, Quality of Student Life, and Community Outreach The Women’s Board provides […]

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Website The Humboldt Foundation offers support for scholars seeking to work in Germany. It offers multiple opportunities based on one’s experience, field, and proposed research. Please visit the Website to determine which is a good fit for you. Deadline: Open Submission Method: Mail Current Fellows: Not available Recent Chicago Fellows: Kenneth Dam, Law (07/08); Michael […]

Fulbright Scholar Program

Website Deadline: August 1 (receipt) Submission Method: Electronic or Mail Current Fellows Recent Chicago Fellows: Jack Friedman, Anthropology (06/07); Austan Goolsbee, Economics, (06/07); Colleen Grogan, Political Science (06/07); Mark B. N Hansen, Film Studies (06/07); Stephanie M. Latkovski, Linguistics (06/07) Competition Level: 800 U.S. faculty and professionals are sent abroad annually; the number of applications […]

La Napoule Art Foundation

Website Deadline: July 1 (receipt) Submission Method: Mail Current Fellows Recent Chicago Fellows: None Competition Level: 8 residencies are awarded annually; the number of applications submitted is not available Eligibility: No particular requirement La Napoule Art Foundation offers Artists-In-Residence a unique environment of interdisciplinary collaboration and creativity at the Château de La Napoule in the […]