Archive for the 'Dissertation Research' Category

Chiu Scholarly Exchange Program for Taiwan Studies

Deadline: 25 July 2013 Duration: varies; typically 15-45 days in length Comments: “[T]his program awards travel grants to…U.S.-based scholars who plan short-term research trips to Taiwan”; must hold a doctoral degree or be a Ph.D. candidate; grants must be used before 1 September 2014 URL: http://oregonstate.edu/cla/shpr/chiu-scholarly-exchange

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Program

Deadline: June 3, 2013 Length: typically 6-12 months, up to maximum of 18 months Comments: these fellowships enable doctoral students enrolled in modern foreign language and area studies at U.S. institutions to conduct dissertation research overseas; must be citizen, national or permanent resident of U.S. URL: www.G5.gov, scroll down to e-Application packages; for more information, […]

Pozen Graduate Research Fellowships from University of Chicago Human Rights Program

Deadline: May 13, 2013 Length: Award for research to be carried out at some point during the next five academic quarters from June 10, 2013 to September 28, 2014. Comments: Doctoral students may be in any year of their program; six $5000 fellowships will be awarded, and can be used for travel or or other […]

Institute of Historical Research Mellon Dissertation Fellowships

Deadline: applications accepted between November 12, 2012 and January 21, 2013 Length: 1  year Comments: open to candidates who wish to spend time in the UK carrying out archival research for their dissertations; “Fellowships will last for one year and will run concurrently with the academic year, i.e. from 1 October 2013 to 30 September […]

Institute of Historical Research Mellon Pre-Dissertation Fellowships

Deadline: application period from November 12, 2012- January 21, 2013 Length: 1 year; “Fellowships will last for one year and will run concurrently with the academic year, i.e. from 1 October 2013 to 30 September 2014″ Comments: “offered to candidates who wish to spend time in the UK for preliminary examinations of primary sources and […]

WARA Pre-doctoral Fellowship Competition

Length: 2-3 months of research in West Africa during summer Deadline: February 1, 2013 Comments: for field research related to preparation of doctoral research proposal, or research related to another terminal degree (MFA or MPH); “…open to U.S. citizens who are currently enrolled in graduate programs at institutions of higher education in the United States. It […]

ARIT Fellowships in the Humanities and Social Sciences in Turkey

Length: up to one year Deadline: November 1, 2012 URL: http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/FellowshipPrograms.html Comments: “Scholars and advanced graduate students engaged in research on ancient, medieval, or modern times in Turkey, in any field of the humanities and social sciences, are eligible to apply.  Student applicants must have fulfilled all requirements for the doctorate except the dissertation by June […]

Huntington Library Dibner Program in the History of Science

Deadline: November 30, 2012 Length: both short-term awards (1-5 months) and long-term awards (9-12 months) are available. URL: http://www.huntington.org/huntingtonlibrary.aspx?id=566 Comments: Applicants for long-term awards must have received PhD by June 2012; applicants for short-term awards either should have PhD or should be doctoral candidates at the dissertation writing stage or have PhD; “Dibner Program in the History […]

Smithsonian Institution predoctoral research fellowships

Deadline: November 15, 2012 at 5p.m. ET Online Application: https://solaa.si.edu Application Instructions: Submit directly to the Smithsonian through the online application.  A University of Chicago faculty committee then receives the applications and nominates one student. Smithsonian Contact: siofg@si.edu The Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) and the Smithsonian Institution invite applications for one-year fellowships to support research in residence at Smithsonian Institution […]

Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art Junior Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: three months Comments: “[O]ffered to scholars already engaged in doctoral research on British art or architectural history”; to engage in research at the Paul Mellon Centre in London URL: http://www.paul-mellon-centre.ac.uk/20/