Archive for the 'November 2012' Category

Wisconsin-Madison Center for the Humanities Mellon Postdoctoral Program

Deadline: November 20, 2012 Length: 2 years Comments: Must not be tenured  and be no more than five years past receiving PhD (must have received degree between August 2008 and August 2013); theme for 2013-2015 applicants is “Democracy.” URL:

Huntington Library Barbara Thom Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: November 30, 2012 Length: 9-12 months Comments: For “non-tenured faculty members who are revising a manuscript for publication”; must be for work “in a field appropriate to the Huntington’s collections”; Must have received PhD between 2008 and 2010. URL:

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:

Getty Research Institute-NEH Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: November 1, 2012 Length: ten months Comments: 2013-2014 theme is “Connecting Seas: Cultural and Artistic Exchange”; applicants must have received their degree no earlier than 2007; must be U.S. citizens or have lived in the U.S. for the three years immediately preceding the application deadline; predoctoral fellowships are also available for doctoral students who have […]

American Association of University Women Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowship

Deadline: November 15, 2012 Length: one year Comments: For women in tenure-track facutly positions in support of earning tenure and further promotions; must have earned doctoral degree by application deadline; must be female U.S. citizen or permanent resident URL:

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:

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:

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:

Pittsburgh Humanities Center Early Career Fellowship

Deadline: October 15, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: For “work on a major project in any area of the humanities or allied areas of inquiry”; “applicants must have PhD in hand at time of application” URL:

NYPL Schomburg Center Scholar-in-Residence

Deadline: November 8, 2012 Length: 6 or 12 months Comments: “Program is open to scholars studying the history, literature, and culture of peoples of African descent from a humanistic perspective”; “candidates for advanced degrees must have received the degree by the application deadline”; “foreign nationals are not eligible unless they will have resided in the […]