Archive for the 'December 2012' Category

Koç University Residential and Non-Residential Fellowships

Deadline: December 15 in 2012 Length: 9 months (1 academic year) Comments: For “junior and senior scholars [including PhD candidates] specializing in the archaeology, art history, history, and allied disciplines of Turkey from the Neolithic through the Ottoman eras” URL:

Leifur Eiriksson Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: December 3, 2012 Length: Not stated Comments: All fields; for graduate research or study at universities in Iceland; for both pre- and post-doctoral study URL:

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Graduate Scholarship

Deadline: December 15 Length: N/A; $1,000-5,000 Comments: Must be US citizen or permanent resident of “Hispanic heritage”; must “[b]e pursuing first undergraduate or graduate degree’; must fill out FAFSA URL:

YIVO Institute for Jewish Studies Residential Fellowships

Deadline: December 31, 2012 Length: Varies Comments: Various short-term residential research fellowships; for work on Eastern European jewry, and American Jewish studies. URL:

University of Toronto Doctoral/Postdoctoral Fellowship in Jewish Studies

Deadline: December 4, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: “Applicants must have completed their doctoral dissertations by July 1, 2013 on a topic related to the history, culture, literature or thought of the Jewish people”; doctoral fellowships not advertised for 2013-14. URL:

Turkish Cultural Foundation Fellowships

Deadline: December 14, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: For “research on subjects related to the art and culture of Turkey, and to studies related to the preservation of Turkey’s artistic and cultural heritage”; for research phase of dissertation or postdoctoral scholars who received degree within the past 10 years URL:

McGill University Osler Library Research Travel Grant

Deadline: December 31, 2012 Length: 2-4 weeks Comment: For “those interested in the arts and humanities of medical history”; “to assist scholars who need to travel to and establish temporary residence in Montreal in order to use the resources of the Library” URL:

University of South Florida Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: December 7, 2012 Length: 1 year, renewable for an additional year Comments: Theme: “Global Change in a Dynamic World”; “applicants must have a doctoral degree in one of the following disciplines: Anthropology, Communication, English, Geography, Government and International Affairs, History, Philosophy, Sociology or an affiliated program”; must have successfully defended the dissertation by May […]

Georgetown University Qatar Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Deadline: December 15, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: To “support a recent PhD working on the topic of US-Arab Relations, Arab or Islamic studies (broadly defined) for a period of one academic year so that the fellow can devote this time to transforming his/her dissertation into a book manuscript for publication”; must have received PhD […]

American Institute for Sri Lankan Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: December 1, 2012 Length: 2-9 months Comments: For research in Sri Lanka; must be US citizen; must hold PhD by beginning of fellowship period URL: