Archive for the 'May 2012' Category

University of Aberdeen Hay of Seaton Fellowship in Rabbinic Culture and Hebrew Language

Deadline: May 9 Length: one year Comments: Applicant must “have in hand, or be very near the completion of, a PhD in a relevant discipline concentrated upon the study of the texts, traditions and traditional languages of Judaism”; position reference number 1245806 URL:

American Brahms Society Geiringer Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2012 Length: Short-term Comments: ” The competition is open to students who are in the final stages of preparing a doctoral dissertation in Brahms at a university in North America” URL:

SSRC Korean Studies Dissertation Workshop

Deadline: May 1st Length: 5 days Comments: “open to participants from all fields in the social sciences and humanities and from institutions throughout the US and Canada”; “applicants must have an approved dissertation prospectus at the time of application” URL:

Center for Chinese Studies (Taiwan) Research Grant

Deadline: May 31 Length: 3-12 months Comments: For “foreign professors, associate professors, assistant professors and doctoral candidates” working “within the field of Chinese studies” URL:

Humanities Travel Grant

Deadline: May 4 Length: Varies; up to $1250 Comments: For research-related travel; must be ABD by departure; project must occur during 2012-13 academic year (it can begin no earlier than June 18 and must be completed no later than June 15) URL:|humanities-travel-grant

Overseas Dissertation Research Grant

Deadline: May 4 Length: Summer (up to $2500) Comment: These awards provide support to graduate students in Humanities who will be financing dissertation research abroad through loans, personal savings, and/or other small grants. The maximum grant allotted will be $2,500 but most will be smaller. The grants are not renewable. Applications will be judged on the […]

Fondazione di Studi di Storia dell’Arte Roberto Longhi Fellowship

Deadline: May 15 Length: 1 year Comments: For the study of art history, particularly Italian Renaissance; Non-Italian citizens should have fulfilled the preliminary requirements for a Doctoral Degree in the History of Art; must be under 32 at application deadline URL:

DAAD Research Grant

Deadline: November 15 for 10-month and short-term; November 15 and May 15 for short-term Length: 1 to 10 months, renewable for up to a year Comments: For research in Germany; PhD candidates must be ABD at start of grant period but for no more than four years; Post-docs should have completed their PhDs no more […]