Archive for the 'Short-term 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, […]

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 […]

Kennan Institute Title VIII – Supported Short-term Grants

Length: up to one month Deadline: rolling deadline ( March 1, 2012,  June 1, 2012, September 1, 2012, December 1, 2012) Comments: for scholars whose research in the humanities or social sciences focuses on the former Soviet Union excluding the Baltic states “who demonstrate a particular need to utilize the library, archival, and other specialized […]

Kennan Institute Title VIII Research Scholarships

Length: three to nine months Deadline: December 17, 2012 Comments: for doctoral students who will have completed dissertation before taking residence at Kennan Institute, scholars in early career stages (before tenure), or whose careers have been interrupted; “Those proposals related to regional Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Central Asia, the Caucasus and contemporary issues are particularly welcome.” […]

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 […]

NEH/FPIRI Fellowship Competition for Scholars Conducting Field-Based Humanities Research in Palestine

Length: 4 to 8 months Deadline: January 4, 2013 URL: http://parc-us-pal.org Comments: Applicants must have Ph.D, and be U.S. citizens or U.S. residents for three or more years; fields of research may include but are not limited to history, philosophy, religious studies, literature, literary criticism, visual and performing arts.

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 […]

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/

Princeton Center for the Study of Religion Faith and Work Initiative Visiting Scholar

Deadline: January 6, 2014 (for fellowships beginning in September, 2014) Length: one or two semesters Comments: For “pre-tenure scholars and recent Ph.D. graduates interested in studying the area of Faith and Work”; “Applicants’ doctorates may be in any relevant field”; Possible research focus might include, but not be limited to, organizational impact of workplace spirituality, historical […]