Archive for the 'March 2012' Category

Penn Program on Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: March 16 Length: 1 year Comments: Theme for 2012-2013 is “Constitution Making”; “Eligibility is limited to applicants who will have received their Ph.D. within five years prior to the time they begin their fellowship at Penn (i.e. May 2006 [sic] or later)” URL: http://www.sas.upenn.edu/deans-office/DCCApplicationGuidelines/

Harvard College (Postdoctoral) Fellows Program

Deadline: March 1 Length: 1 year, renewable for a second Comments: Must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. by July 1, 2012; must not have received Ph.D. earlier than 2008; areas of specialization for research proposals had not been announced as of January 20, but see http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~facaff/cfp/areas.html#Arts for updates URL: http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~facaff/cfp/index.html

National University of Singapore Manasseh Meyer Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: March 5, July 30 in 2012 Length: typically 1 month or less Comments:Fellowships “open to scholars (usually beyond Post-doctoral level) in any area of the humanities and social sciences” URL: http://www.fas.nus.edu.sg/research/vss.html

Velde Visiting Scholars Program

Deadline: March 2, 2012 Length: One month or more Comments: For residential work in the Rare Books and Manuscript Library at UIUC; focus on such areas as “from medieval to early modern studies––with particular strengths in early printing and printing history, Elizabethan life and letters, John Milton and his age, emblem studies, economic history, works […]

American Philosophical Society Phillips Fund Grant for Native American Research

Deadline: March 1 Length: 1 year Comments: For work on Native American linguistics, ethnohistory, and the history of Native American Studies; may apply for research for postdoctoral research, dissertation, or Master’s thesis URL: http://www.amphilsoc.org/grants/phillips

Vigneron Dissertation Year Fellowship

Deadline: Nominations due by March 29 Length: 3 quarters Comments: For students working in French language and/or literature; must be formally admitted to candidacy by March 29; may not be beyond ninth year; must be nominated by department/committee; preference given to students in Romance Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature. URL: http://humanities.uchicago.edu/current/#grants|dissertation-year-fellowships-internal

Divisional Mellon/Whiting/Harper/Franke/Faller’s/Vigneron/Provost’s Dissertation Write-Up Fellowships

Deadline: March 29 (for nominations; check with department for internal deadlines) Length: 1 year (3-4 quarters) Comments: For final write-up year; must be admitted to candidacy by nomination deadline; Mellon-University of Chicago may not be held beyond 6th year (5th year for some students who came in with MAs); Provost’s, Fallers, and Mellon Humanities may not be held […]

Edward L. Ryerson Fellowship in Archaeology

Deadline: March 21 Length: Varies Comments: For students in Greek or Roman archaeology, normally those who will be working on a dig; if there are no suitable candidates found in this field, NELC archaeology students may be considered URL: http://humanities.uchicago.edu/current/#grants|edward-l-ryerson-fellowship

Rutgers Center for Historical Analysis Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: March 1 Length: 1 year Comments: Theme for 2012-13: Networks of Exchange; applications from all disciplines welcome URL: http://rcha.rutgers.edu/rcha.php?page=Fellowship%20Applications&title=%20Fellowship%20Applications

University of London Institute of Historical Research (IHR) Royal Historical Society Fellowships

Deadline: March 1 Length: 6-12 months Comments: “Open to candidates without regard to nationality or academic affiliation”; must have completed two years of doctoral research in history (broadly defined) URL: http://www.history.ac.uk/fellowships/junior#IHR