Archive for the 'September 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., […]

University of Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies University Researchers

Deadline: September 4 Length: 1-3 years (begins 1 September 2014) Comments: Must have doctorate by application deadline and “have evidence of scholarly research work as well as the ability to lead a research group and obtain supplementary research funding”; 8-12 positions available URL: http://www.helsinki.fi/collegium/english/application_procedure/index.htm

NYPL Cullman Center Fellowships

Deadline: September 27 Length: September to May Comments: For academics, independent scholars, journalists, and creative writers “whose work will benefit directly from access to the research collections at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building” of the New York Public Library System; “people seeking funding for research leading directly to a degree” are not eligible URL: http://www.nypl.org/help/about-nypl/fellowships-institutes/center-for-scholars-and-writers/fellowships-at-the-cullman-center   […]

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

National University of Singapore Asia Research Institute Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: September 1 Length: 1 year with possibility of renewal for a second Comments: “A majority of the positions will be allocated to” one of the following research areas: Asian Migration; Asian Urbanisms; Changing Family in Asia; Cultural Studies in Asia; Religion and Globalisation in Asian Contexts; Science, Technology, and Society; “ARI also keeps its […]

Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art Research Support and Publications Grants

Deadline: September 15; January 15 Length: monetary awards Comments: Grants are “to support scholarship in the field of British art and architectural history and to disseminate knowledge through publications, exhibitions and education” URL: http://www.paul-mellon-centre.ac.uk/179/

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/

University of Chicago Provost’s Career Enhancement Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: September 1, 2013 Length: 2 years Comments: “Candidates must have completed all requirements for their doctoral degree (Ph.D., M.D., J.D., or foreign equivalent) before the scholarship start date, and must be no more than three years beyond receiving that degree; “Successful candidates will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, scholarly promise, potential […]

CCWH Ida B. Wells Graduate Student Fellowship

Deadline: September 15 Length: monetary award of $1,000 Comments: To be awarded to “a graduate student working on a historical dissertation that interrogates race and gender, not necessarily in a history department”; award is for “either a critical stage of research or the final year of writing”; must be a member of the Coordinating Council for Women in […]

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