Archive for the 'Theme Fellowships' Category

Fulbright Scholar Program

Length: 2 to 12 months for Core Awards; 2 weeks for German Studies Seminar and Higher Education Administrator Programs abroad. Deadline: August 1, 2013 Comments:  Must be U.S. citizen; “Ph.D. or equivalent professional/terminal degree (including a master’s degree, depending on the field) as appropriate” typically required;  candidates outside academe (e.g., professionals, artists) with recognized professional standing […]

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 […]

Wellesley Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Modern Japanese Literature

Length: 2 years Deadline: December 15, 2012 Comments: Candidates must have received a PhD between July 1, 2009 and July 1, 2013; “Preference given to candidates in late Edo, Meiji and/or Taisho periods, with a focus on gender/queer studies, colonialism, visuality, ethnography, media or translation studies. Competence in another East Asian literature is desirable” URL: https://career.wellesley.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=139440

2013-2015 Harvard Post-doctoral Fellowship in East Asian Digital Humanities

Deadline: February 15, 2013 Length: two years Comments: “for a recent Ph.D. in any field of East Asian studies, with extensive expertise in the digital humanities or qualitative digital data management in the social sciences. The fellow will be expected to assist faculty, students, and research affiliates, as described below, and assist specific digital projects, […]

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.

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 […]