Archive for the 'Short-term Research' Category

Winterthur Research Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: 1-3 months Comments: For work on topics appropriate to Winterthur collections (Americana exhibits and library; see catalog at http://library.winterthur.org:8000/cgi-bin/webgw) URL: http://www.winterthur.org/p=0?p=535

Winterthur NEH Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: 4-12 months Comments: For work on topics appropriate to Winterthur collections (Americana exhibits and library; see catalog at http://library.winterthur.org:8000/cgi-bin/webgw); not for use in pursuit of a degree; must be U.S. citizen or have lived in the U.S. for the three years prior to application URL: http://www.winterthur.org/p=0?p=535

Huntington Library Travel Grants and Exchange Fellowships for Study in Great Britain

Deadline: November 30, 2012 Length: 1 month Comments: For research “in any of the fields in which the Huntington collections are strong and where the research will be carried out in Great Britain”; must be at dissertation phase or holder of PhD URL: http://www.huntington.org/huntingtonlibrary.aspx?id=566

Columbia University Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America Fellowships

Deadline: December 3, 2012 Length: 1-2 semesters Comments: For projects on “any aspect of cultural memory, history, and anthropology; the relationship between contemporary and historical cultures; and the histories of art, music, literature, and philosophy”; applicants should expect to have received their doctorates “no later than the summer after they apply” URL: http://www.italianacademy.columbia.edu/fellowships_applications.html

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., […]

Woodrow Wilson Center East European Studies Summer Research Scholarships

Deadlines: March 1 Length: 2 months Comments: Grants for “graduate students (MA or higher) and scholars who are U.S. citizens”; for work on “policy relevant projects on East Europe”; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident URL: http://www.wilsoncenter.org/opportunity/east-european-studies-summer-research-scholarships

Kennan Institute Title VIII Research Scholarships

Deadlines: December 17, 2012 Length: 3-9 months Comments: Grants for those “in the early stages of their academic careers (before tenure) or to scholars whose careers have been interrupted or delayed”; “doctoral candidates in the process of completing a dissertation may apply (the dissertation must be successfully defended before taking residence at the Kennan Institute)”; ”Research proposals […]

Japan Foundation of New York Japanese Studies Program – Research Fellowship

Deadline: November 12, 2012 Length: 21-59 days (short-term); 2-12 months (long-term) Comments: Must hold PhD “or equivalent professional experience in research, teaching and writing”; must be American citizen or permanent resident; priority for long-term fellowship given to junior scholars and researchers; priority for short-term fellowship given to more experienced scholars and researchers URL: http://www.jfny.org/japanese_studies/fellowship.html

Leo Baeck Institute Fred Grubel Fellowship

Deadline: November 14, 2012 Length: summer internship Comments: For research related to LBI collections, pertaining to “the lives of refugees of the 1930s and 1940s in new York”; must be PhD candidate in history, sociology, literature, or Jewish studies program URL: http://www.lbi.org/about/fellowships/fred-grubel-fellowship/

Leo Baeck Institute David Baumgardt Memorial Fellowship

Deadline: November 14, 2012 Length: varies Comments: For research on “writings of Professor David Baumgardt or his scholarly interests, including Ethics, Wissenschaft des Judentums and the Modern Intellectual History of German-speaking Jewry”; must be PhD candidate or holder of PhD URL: http://www.lbi.org/about/fellowships/david-baumgardt-memorial-fellowship/