Archive for the 'May 2013' Category

Pozen Graduate Research Fellowships from University of Chicago Human Rights Program

Deadline: May 13, 2013 Length: Award for research to be carried out at some point during the next five academic quarters from June 10, 2013 to September 28, 2014. Comments: Doctoral students may be in any year of their program; six $5000 fellowships will be awarded, and can be used for travel or or other […]

UT-Austin Briscoe Center Smith Research Travel Award

Deadline: May 31, 2013 Length: Short-term between 9/1/2013 and 8/31/2014 Comments: For “masters, doctoral, and post-doctoral students with costs associated with travel to Austin, Texas” for work in the collections of the Briscoe Center for American History URL:

Hebrew University Rosenweig Minerva Center Research Fellowship

Deadline: May 16, 2013 Length: January-June 2014 (may be extended) Comments: Center is for the study of “German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History”; “open to all proposals within the scope of the center’s research interests and activities”; open to doctoral and postdoctoral scholars; applicants with the PhD will “have been awarded the Ph.D. no earlier than […]

American Indian College Fund Special Scholarships for Graduate Programs (various)

Deadline: May 31 Length: Unstated Comments: For American Indians or Alaskan Natives “pursuing an advanced degree ( MA, MS, J.D., Ph.D., MD, other)”; based on merit and financial need URL:

SRAS Research Abroad Grants Russia and Central Asia

Deadline: May 15 Length: “Grants are good for up to one year after they are awarded” Comments: For research in Russia and Central Asia; must be enrolled in required RSL, FSA, or DE program URL:

Medieval Academy of America Travel Grants

Deadline: (1) 1 May for meetings to be held between 1 September and 28 February; (2) 1 November for meetings to be held between 1 March and 31 August. Length: n/a Comments: For “currently unaffiliated faculty [to] present their work at professional meetings”; must hold a PhD; must be member of Medieval Academy of America […]

DAAD German Studies Research Grant

Deadline: November 1 and May 1 Length: 1-2 months Comments: For the “study of cultural, political, historical, economic and social aspects of modern and contemporary German affairs from an inter- and multidisciplinary perspective” in North America or Germany; for MA and pre-proposal doctoral students; must be nominated by department; “Grants are restricted to citizens of […]

School of Russian and Asian Studies (SRAS) Braver Language Exploration Grants

Deadline: May 15 2013 for Fall 2013; October 15, 2013 for Spring 2014; March 15 2014 for Summer 2014 Length: 1 semester Comments: “Grants may be used towards any SRAS program” (see web site); applicants must have “completed two semesters of Russian, Chinese, or the study of any Central Asian language”; “[they] may be used […]

Wenner Gren Dissertation Fieldwork Grant

Deadline: November 1, May 1 Length: No limit Comments: For fieldwork in any subfield of anthropology; must be ABD; must apply with a supervising faculty member URL: 2007-08 Wenner Gren Recipient: James Sykes, Music