Archive for the 'March 2013' Category

Kennan Institute Short-Term Grants

Deadline: December 1, March 1, June 1, September 1 Length: up to one month Comments: To support those “whose research in the social sciences or humanities focuses on the former Soviet Union (excluding the Baltic States), and who demonstrate a particular need to utilize the library, archival, and other specialized resources of the Washington, D.C., […]

ACLS Public Fellows

Deadline: March 27, 2013 Length: 2 years Comments: “The program will place eight recent Ph.D.s in staff positions at partnering agencies in government and the non-profit sector for two years, beginning in some cases as early as June 2012. Fellows will participate in the substantive work of these agencies and receive professional mentoring.”  Must be […]

United States-Indonesia Society Travel Grants

Deadline: March 1, June 1, September 1, December 1 Length: Short-term Comments: Grants are “open to any person seeking to travel to Indonesia to conduct field research or other professional projects, including conferences”; must be citizen of U.S. or Indonesia URL: http://www.usindso.org/grants-fellowships/travel-grant

University of San Francisco Ricci Institute Travel Grants

Deadline: December 15 (2012), March 31 (2013) Length: Short-term Comments: To support use of “the Ricci Institute Collection for their research on topics related to Chinese-Western cultural exchange, Jesuit interaction with China from the late Ming through early 20th century, and/or the history of Christianity in China”; open to “doctoral candidates, post-doctoral researchers, and established […]

Van Gogh Museum Ronald de Leeuw Research Grant

Deadline: March 1, 2013 Length: Short-term Comments: For research at the museum in “ a subject pertaining to the museum’s field of collecting”; “this grant will offer the researcher the opportunity to adapt for publication their dissertation on a subject in the field of West European art history 1830-1914, to write a PhD research proposal or […]

Sigma Xi Committee Grants-in-Aid of Research

Deadline: March 15, October 15 annually Length: Short-term Comments: “Students use the funding to pay for travel expenses to and from a research site, or for purchase of non-standard laboratory equipment necessary to complete a specific research project”; Anthropology (including Archaeology) is a funding area URL: http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml

Pittsburgh Postdoctoral Fellowships in Humanities and Social Sciences

Deadline: March 1, 2013 Length: 1 year, renewable for a 2nd (begins in January 2011) Comments: All fields; must receive/have received PhD “between September 1, 2011 and April 1, 2013″ URL: http://www.as.pitt.edu/postdoctoral-fellowship-program

American Musicological Society Travel Grants (multiple)

Deadline: Various (March 1, 2013; August 1, 2013; September 1, 2013; March 1, 2014). Length: Short-term Comments: For research in Europe and elsewhere; student applicants must be ABD; postdoctoral applicants must have received the PhD within the past 5 years URL: http://www.ams-net.org/grants/

Washington College Hodson Trust-John Carter Brown Fellowship

Deadline: March 15, 2013 Length: 4 months Comments: 2 months of research at John Carter Brown Library at Brown University, 2 months of writing at Washington College in MD; supports “work by academics, independent scholars and writers working on significant projects relating to the literature, history, culture, or art of the Americas before 1830″ URL: http://starrcenter.washcoll.edu/fellows/Hodson-Brown_Fellowship.php

Ernst Mach Grant for Research in Austria

Deadline: March 1 Length: 1-9 months (short-term research given priority) Comments: “Applicants must not have studied/pursued research/pursued academic work in Austria in the last six months before taking up the grant”; must be 35 years of age or under; good knowledge of German required; all nationalities except Austrian URL: http://www.cas.umn.edu/awards/OTHER.HTML#mach