Archive for the 'January 2013' Category

Prehistoric Society Grants and Awards

Deadline: January 31 Length: Varies Comments: Research grants, conference grants, student travel grants; must be a member of the Prehistoric Society to apply for research and travel funds URL:

Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) Multi-Country Research Fellowships

Deadline: January 13 Length: At least 90 days; need not be continuous Comments: For “research in two or more countries outside the United States, one of which must host a participating American overseas research center”; must be ABD or hold PhD at time of application; must be U.S. citizen URL:

UNC Institut Français d’Amérique Rorison, Chinard, Morot-Sir Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: At least 1 month Comments: To support “French studies in the areas of: art, economics, history, history of science, linguistics, literature and social sciences”; “Final stage Ph.D. dissertation, or Ph.D. held no longer than three years before application deadline of January 15”; for short-term maintenance (not travel) in France URL: […]

Five Colleges Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: review of applications begins January 7 Length: 1 year Comments: For “scholars from under-represented groups, and/or scholars with unique interests and histories, whose engagement in the Academy will enrich scholarship and teaching”; must be at dissertation completion stage URL:

Southern Methodist University Clements Center for Southwest Studies Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

Deadline: January 25, 2013 Length: 1-2 semesters Comments: For postdoctoral scholars in any field in the humanities or social sciences doing research on Southwestern America URL:

University of London IHR Mellon Fellowships (1 pre-dissertation, 1 dissertation)

Deadline: January 21, 2013 Length: 2 months for pre-dissertation, 1 year for dissertation Comments: For US and Canadian graduate students to do research in the UK; pre-dissertation applicants must have completed orals and coursework before taking up fellowship; dissertation applicants must be ABD URL:

American Antiquarian Society Short-Term Visiting Academic Research Fellowships (multiple)

Deadline: January 15 in 2013 Length: Most 1 month, one 1-3 months Comments: Open to “scholars holding the Ph.D. and for doctoral candidates engaged in dissertation research [and] candidates holding a recognized terminal degree appropriate to the area of proposed research, such as the master’s degree in library science or M.F.A., are also eligible to […]

Yale Center for British Art Visiting Scholars Position

Deadline: January 14 Length: 1-4 months Comments: For work on “literature, history, the history of art, and related fields to study the Center’s holdings of paintings, drawings, prints, rare books, and manuscripts”; open to postdoctoral scholars and advanced graduate students URL:

Wellesley College Mary McEwen Schimke Scholarship

Deadline: January 8, 2013 Length: n/a (up to $1500) Comments: Scholarship is intended to “provide relief from household and child care expenses while pursuing graduate study”; candidates must be women “over 30 years of age, currently engaged in graduate study in literature and/or history”; preference given to American studies URL:

Calvin College Meeter Center for Calvin Studies Research Fellowship

Deadline: January 1 Length: at least 4 weeks Comments: For research related to John Calvin or Calvin Studies URL: