Archive for the 'October 2012' Category

OMSA Research Initiative Grants

Deadline: October 29 Length: monetary award Comments: Grant “is intended to assist undergraduate, graduate, and professional multicultural students by providing financial support for scholarly projects exploring the multifaceted nature of race, race relations, ethnicity, and/or culture within the University of Chicago, the larger City of Chicago community, and/or Higher Education”; “cannot be used toward cost of transportation […]

Sofia University Center for Advanced Study Advanced Academia Fellowships

Deadline: October 1, 2012 Length: 2-5 months Comments: Must “have completed a PhD in the fields of the humanities and social sciences”; may not be Bulgarian citizen URL:

Harvard Hellenic Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: October 1 (October 8 for references) in 2012 Length: up to 1 year Comments: “The Center for Hellenic Studies offers fellowships to scholars working on the ancient Greek world in all its varieties. The most eligible fields of research include archaeology, art history, epigraphy, history, literary criticism, philology, philosophy, pedagogical applications, reception, and interdisciplinary […]

University of Pittsburgh Humanities Center Early Career Fellowship

Deadline: October 15, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: “Applicants must have PhD in hand at time of application. We especially encourage applications by scholars who are women or minorities.” URL:

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: October 4, 2012 Length: 12-24 months Comments: Must “be a citizen or permanent resident of Canada; have earned a first doctorate from a recognized university no earlier than October 1, 2008 (date all degree requirements were completed, not the date of graduation) or have completed a first doctorate no earlier than October 1, 2005, […]

Dartmouth Leslie Center Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship 2013-15

Deadline: October 1 Length: 2 years Comments: This year the program is “NOT accepting applications for Anthropology, Art History, Film and Media Studies, French, History, Italian, Music, Native American Studies and Religion”; must have completed a Ph.D. no earlier than January 1, 2011 and no later than June 30, 2013 URL:

Fulbright Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship (DDRA)

Deadline: Early October (Internal); June 14, 2012 (External) Length: 6-12 months Comments: For “full-time dissertation research abroad in modern foreign languages and area studies”; “applications that propose projects focused on Western Europe are not eligible”; applications must be made through University Graduate Affairs; must be US citizen or permanent resident URL:

MFJC International Fellowship In Jewish Studies

Deadline: October 31, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: “To assist well-qualified individuals in carrying out an independent scholarly, literary or art project, in a field of Jewish specialization, which makes a significant contribution to the understanding, preservation, enhancement or transmission of Jewish culture” URL:

Harvard Divinity School Women’s Studies in Religion Research Associateship

Deadline: October 15, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: “Positions are open to candidates with doctorates in the fields of religion and to those with primary competence in other humanities, social science, and public policy fields who demonstrate a serious interest in religion and hold appropriate degrees in those fields”; must have PhD by October 1, […]

College Art Association Professional Development Fellowships

Deadline: October 1 Length: Unstated Comments: For students in Visual Arts who will complete their MFAs and students in Art History who will complete their PhDs during the calendar year 2013; must be member of the CAA; must be US citizen or permanent resident. URL: