Archive for the 'August 2013' Category

Fulbright Scholar Program

Length: 2 to 12 months for Core Awards; 2 weeks for German Studies Seminar and Higher Education Administrator Programs abroad. Deadline: August 1, 2013 Comments:  Must be U.S. citizen; “Ph.D. or equivalent professional/terminal degree (including a master’s degree, depending on the field) as appropriate” typically required;  candidates outside academe (e.g., professionals, artists) with recognized professional standing […]

American Musicological Society Thomas Hampson Fund Grant

Deadline: August 15 Length: n/a Comments: For “fostering editions and scholarship on classic song in all its contexts, as well as new and innovative technologies for promoting and understanding classic song via interactive media and the Internet”; available for “graduate students writing dissertations, independent scholars, and faculty” URL:

American Musicological Society Hampson Fund for Research on Classic Song

Deadline: August 15 Length: monetary award Comments: “The fund is dedicated to fostering editions and scholarship on classic song in all its contexts (including American song, contemporary song, etc.), as well as new and innovative technologies for promoting and understanding classic song via interactive media and the Internet”; “proposals from graduate students writing dissertations, independent scholars, […]

DAAD/AICGS Research Fellowship

Deadline: August 31 for 1st half of 2014; February 28 (unconfirmed) for 2nd half Length: 2 months Comments: Sponsored by DAAD and The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies; for research at AICGS; project proposals should address one of the institute’s three programming areas, Business and Economics, Foreign and Domestic Policy, or Society, Culture & Politics; open […]

American Musicological Society Travel Grants (multiple)

Deadline: Various (March 1, 2013; August 1, 2013; September 1, 2013; March 1, 2014). Length: Short-term Comments: For research in Europe and elsewhere; student applicants must be ABD; postdoctoral applicants must have received the PhD within the past 5 years URL:

Center for Khmer Studies PhD/Senior Fellowships

Deadline: August 1, 2013 Length: Senior — up to 9 months; PhD — up to 11 months Comments: For research “in Cambodia and Southeast Asia” (part of research must be in Cambodia); candidates must be U.S. citizens URL:

John F. Kennedy Library Foundation Ernest Hemingway Research Grants

Deadline: August 15 Length: Varies Comments: For work in the Hemingway Collection; “preference is given to dissertation research by Ph.D. candidates working in newly opened or relatively unused portions of the Collection” URL:

Society of Architectural Historians de Montêquin Junior Fellowship

Deadline: Applications for the 2014 awards will open August 1, 2013. Length: Unstated Comments: For doctoral dissertation research “on Spanish, Portuguese, or Ibero-American architecture, including colonial architecture produced by the Spaniards in the Philippines and what is today the United States”; postdoctoral award competition held every other year (including 2009 for work in 2010) URL:

Harvard Society of Fellows

Deadline: August 16, 2013 Length: 3 years Comments: All fields; must be nominated–direct applications not accepted; “If still pursuing the Ph.D., Junior Fellows should be at the dissertation stage of their theses and be prepared to finish their degrees within a year of becoming fellows”; “If already a recipient of the degree, they should not be […]