Archive for the 'April 2012' Category

Max Planck Institute for the Institute of Science Postdoctoral Fellowship in Classics

Deadline: April 24 Length: one year, renewable Comments: “for a scholar in classics with a specialization in Early Modern Latin”; “awarded in conjunction with the research project, ‘The Writing of Deaf- Muteness and the Construction of Norms.’” URL:

Dr. Elka Klein Memorial Travel Grant

Deadline: April 20 Duration: one semester or longer Description: Dr. Elka Klein (1965-2005) was passionate about her profession as a historian and a teacher.  Her untimely death in the spring of 2005 was a great loss to all who knew her, whether personally or professionally.  In her memory, her friends and professional colleagues in the […]

Penn Predoctoral Fellowships for Excellence Through Diversity

Deadline: April 15 Duration: one year Description: The University of Pennsylvania invites applications for the first Predoctoral Fellowships for Excellence Through Diversity. This program is designed to provide mentorship and access to Penn’s resources for doctoral students in the humanities or social sciences, enrolled at universities other than Penn, as they complete their dissertations. It supports […]

UNC Greensboro Special Collections Research Grants

Deadline: April 16, 2012 Length: Short-term Comments: “Collections include rare books, manuscripts, women’s literature, cello music, University archives, and Betty Carter Women Veterans Historical Project”; “open to graduate students, faculty, and independent scholars” URL:

Boston Athanaeum Research Fellowships

Deadline: April 15 Length: 20 days Comments: For research on American historical and cultural topics URL:

Women’s Studio Workshop Residency

Deadline: April 1 Length: 6-8 weeks Comment: For “working in printmaking, papermaking, photography, book arts, or ceramics”; artists at all career stages eligible; men eligible also URL:

John Michael Kohler Arts Center Arts/Industry Residency Program

Deadline: April 1 for “the following calendar year” Length: 2-6 months Comments: For emerging as well as established artists interested in “a wide variety of work in clay, enameled cast iron, and brass including but not limited to murals and reliefs, temporary or permanent site-specific installations, and functional and sculptural forms” URL:

James C. Hormel Dissertation Fellowships in Sexuality Studies

Deadline: April 2 Length: 1 year Comments: For work on “dissertations in sexuality studies” URL:

Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality Dissertation Write-up Fellowships

Deadline: April 2 Length: 3 quarters Comment: Must be admitted to candidacy; must be in residence during academic year and contribute to intellectual life of the Center for Gender Studies, including presenting at the Gender and Sexuality Studies Workshop and participating in the Sawyer Seminar; may not be held with another award; fellows may not […]

France Chicago Center Sciences Po Exchange Fellowship

Deadline: April 30 Length: 6-9 months; $12,500 Comments: For study at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po) in disciplines taught there URL: