Archive for the 'April 2013' Category

Dr. Elka Klein Memorial Travel Grant

Deadline: April 20 Duration: one semester or longer Description: Dr. Elka Klein (1965-2005) was passionate about her profession as a historian and a teacher.  Her untimely death in the spring of 2005 was a great loss to all who knew her, whether personally or professionally.  In her memory, her friends and professional colleagues in the […]

Hanna Holborn Gray Advanced Fellowships in the Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences

Deadline: April 11 (for nominations; check with home department for internal deadline) Duration: two years Comments: Fellowship provides funding for PhD students in their fifth and sixth years; must apply during fourth year; must be ABD by the start of fifth year; “Gray Fellows must complete their pedagogical teaching requirements.  Other employment, either at the University or off-campus, […]

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: varies for different fellowships (between April 15, 2013 and March 15, 2013) Length: varies from up to 3 years to up to three years depending on the fellowship URL: http://www.mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de/en/news/jobs.html Comments: Postdoctoral fellowship  for one or two years associated with research group on the history of knowledge and art up to the eighteenth century (with a […]

Nicholson Center Graduate Initiative Project

Deadline: April 18, 2013 Length: Event Comments: “The Nicholson Center for British Studies invites funding applications from graduate students interested in organizing a British Studies event in the 2012-2013 academic year. Projects should be related to British Studies broadly conceived (including topics related to the former colonies), and should be targeted toward graduate students: possibilities include, […]

Fuerstenberg Fellowships

Deadline: April 17, 2013 Length: 1 year (July1-June30) Description: The Edith Fuerstenberg, Naomi Fuerstenberg, and Simon Fuerstenberg Fellowships are awarded to University of Chicago students in all fields of study who also have pursued, are pursuing, or have expressed an intention to pursue Jewish theological seminary training. The fellowship may also be awarded to students […]

British Academy Ancient Persia Fund Small Research Grants

Deadline: April 10, 2013 Length: Short-term Comments: “The aim of the fund is to encourage and support the study of Ancient Persia and related areas including Central Asia, in the period before the coming of Islam. Activities supported by the Fund include research grants for the study of Ancient Iran and neighbouring areas, covering the […]

New York Public Library Short-term Research Fellowships

Deadline: April 8, 2013 Length: Short-term Comments: “Scholars from outside the New York metropolitan area engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, or independent research are invited to apply” URL: http://www.nypl.org/short-term-research-fellowships

Drexel University Glockner Fellowship

Deadline: extended to April 1, 2013 Length: No shorter than 4 to 6 weeks Comments: For research in Drexel University’s College of Medicine Archives and Special Collections on Women in Medicine URL: http://archives.drexelmed.edu/fellowship.php

Berkeley Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: April 12 Length: 2 years Comments: Potential host departments are African American Studies, Anthropology, Art Practice, Classics, Comparative Literature, East Asian Languages and Cultures, English, Ethnic Studies, Film and Media, French, Gender and Women’s Studies, German, History, History of Art, Italian Studies, Linguistics, Music, Near Eastern Studies, Philosophy, Rhetoric, Scandinavian, Slavic Languages and Literatures, South […]

MacDowell Colony Residency Program

Deadline: January 15 for Summer, April 15 for Fall, September 15 for Winter/Spring Length: Up to 8 weeks Comments: For artists at all stages working in any of the following disciplines: “architecture, film/video arts, interdisciplinary arts, literature, music composition, theatre, and visual arts”; may not apply more than once in 12-month period URL: http://www.macdowellcolony.org/apply-appguidelines.html