Archive for the '2012 Deadlines' Category

Dan David Prize 2012 – History/Biography

Deadline: March 15 Length: 1 academic year Comments: For “a biographer whose work has cast new light on the life of a historical figure and his times” URL:

Dan David Prize 2012 – Plastic Arts

Deadline: March 15 Length: 1 academic year Comments: For “an active artist in one of the fields of painting, sculpture, photography, video art or installation, or a combination thereof”; MFA students are eligible URL:

Social Sciences Research Council/Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Long-term Fellowship

Deadline: December 1, 2012 (not currently accepting applications) Length: 1-2 years Comments: Must have recieved PhD no earlier than April 1, 2007; apply in cooperation with a Japanese host institution; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident; researchers of Japanese nationality are ineligible 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:

Columbia University Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America Fellowships

Deadline: December 3, 2012 Length: 1-2 semesters Comments: For projects on “any aspect of cultural memory, history, and anthropology; the relationship between contemporary and historical cultures; and the histories of art, music, literature, and philosophy”; applicants should expect to have received their doctorates “no later than the summer after they apply” URL:

Kennan Institute Title VIII Research Scholarships

Deadlines: December 17, 2012 Length: 3-9 months Comments: Grants for those “in the early stages of their academic careers (before tenure) or to scholars whose careers have been interrupted or delayed”; “doctoral candidates in the process of completing a dissertation may apply (the dissertation must be successfully defended before taking residence at the Kennan Institute)”; “Research proposals […]

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: