Archive for the 'Diversity' Category

UC Berkeley Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: November 1 Length: 1 year with possible 1-year renewal Comments: The program “offers postdoctoral research fellowships and faculty mentoring to outstanding scholars in all fields whose research, teaching, and service will contribute to the diversity and equal opportunity at the University of California” and “is seeking applicants with the potential to bring to their […]

University of South Carolina Southern Studies Research Assistant Professorship

Deadline: November 15, 2012 Length: 5 years beginning in 2013-14,  renewable for additional 5 year periods URL: http://artsandsciences.sc.edu/iss/available_positions Comments: “Applicants should have a recently acquired Ph.D. in any discipline of Southern Studies, including, but not limited to, anthropology, environmental studies, geography, history, literature, material culture and sociology”; must begin residence by August 15, 203; must teach […]

College of St. Rose CREST Diversity Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: December 18 in 2009 Length: 1 year Comments: “Potential fellows’ dissertations should be influenced by some of the following research agendas: race, racial identity, race relations, ethnicity, colonialism, state formation, Diaspora societies, borderlands, and citizenship in regional, national, trans-national, littoral, or comparative contexts”; candidates must have “admission to degree candidacy before the dissertation fellowship […]

University of Rochester Douglass Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 31 in 2009 (announcement for 2010 not yet posted) Length: 1 year Comments: For “scholars who hold a Ph.D. degree in a field related to the African and African-American experience”; must have PhD before beginning fellowship URL: http://www.rochester.edu/College/AAS/fellowships.postdoctoral.php

NYU Postdoctoral and Transition Program for Academic Diversity Fellowship

Deadline: November 16, 2012 Length: 2 years, possible extension to 3 Comments: Designed to attract students and early-stage scholars “from different backgrounds, races, ethnic groups, and other diverse groups whose life experience, research experience, and employment background will contribute significantly to academic excellence”; open to “Individuals who have completed their dissertation within the last three […]

Five Colleges Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: review of applications begins January 7 Length: 1 year Comments: For “scholars from under-represented groups, and/or scholars with unique interests and histories, whose engagement in the Academy will enrich scholarship and teaching”; must be at dissertation completion stage URL: https://www.fivecolleges.edu/faculty/fellowships/node/75

American Musicological Society Howard Mayer Brown Fellowship

Deadline: December 17, 2013 Length: 1 year Comments: To support study in musicology by “a student at a North American University who is a member of a group historically underrepresented in the discipline, including, in the U.S., African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Asian Americans, and, in Canada, aboriginal peoples and visible minorities”; preference given […]

National Academies Ford Diversity Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: November 24, 2012 Length: 9-12 months Comments: For students in all fields working to complete a dissertation; particular consideration of applicants belonging to following groups: Alaska Natives (Aleut, Eskimo, or other Indigenous People); Black/African Americans; Mexican Americans/Chicanas/Chicanos; Native American Indians; Native Pacific Islanders (Hawaiian, Polynesian, or Micronesian); Puerto Ricans; must have become a US […]

National Academies Ford Diversity Predoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: November 19, 2012 Length: 3 years Comments: For doctoral students in all fields; particular consideration of applicants belonging to following groups: Alaska Natives (Aleut, Eskimo, or other indigenous peoples); Black/African Americans; Mexican Americans/Chicanas/Chicanos; Native American Indians; Native Pacific Islanders (Hawaiian/Polynesian/Micronesian); Puerto Ricans; must have become a US citizen or national by application deadline URL: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/PGA_047958

School for Advanced Research Native Artists Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: 3 months Comments: “to advance the work of mature and emerging Native artists”; applicants must be “from people indigenous to North America and its current outlying territories” URL: http://sarweb.org/index.php?artists