Archive for the 'October 2013' Category

Mandel Postdoctoral Fellowships in Humanities and Jewish Studies

Deadline: 16 October Duration: three years (options for two or one year terms available) Notes: No preference for field of study; must have completed PhD no earlier than October 2009; current students may apply only if the dissertation is submitted by the application deadline and the degree will be awarded no later than April 1, […]

Columbia University Society of Fellows in the Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: 7 October 2013 Duration: One year, renewable for up to two additional years Comments: Must have received PhD between 1 January 2012 and 1 July 2014; fellows are appointed as lecturers in appropriate departments at Columbia University and as Postdoctoral Research Fellows; fellows teach one course per semester in the first year, one course […]

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Fellowships

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Fellowships Deadline: October 1 Length: 1 year Comments: Must have received “a doctorate or appropriate terminal degree at least two years prior to appointment (by December 2012)”; “only scholars who have published at least two articles in refereed journals or edited collections are eligible to apply”; “former fellows, 1999-present, not […]

Penn Humanities Forum Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: October 15, 2012 (annual deadline) Length: one year Comments: Must have received Ph.D. between December 2004 and December 2012; theme for 2013-14 is Violence. URL:  

Metropolitan Museum of Art Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellowship

Deadline: October 15 Length: 2 years Comments: Applicants must have received doctoral degree between September 1, 2009and September 1, 2014; must hold doctoral degree in art history or archaeology in a field related to one of the following: European Paintings and Modern and Contemporary Art; European Sculpture and Decorative Arts; Islamic Art; Musical Instruments; Italian […]

University of Illinois Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellowships in the Humanities

Deadline: October 28 Length: Two years Comments: “applicants must have received their Ph.D. in a humanities discipline between January 1, 2009 and August 31, 2013”; “open to scholars in all humanities disciplines”, but seeking applicants working in “one of the following broad subject areas: Race and Diaspora studies; History of Science/Technology; Empire and Colonial Studies; Memory […]

Deutsches Museum Scholar-in-Residence Program

Deadline: 18 October Length: 6 or 12 months Comments: For scholars at all levels (including predoctoral) working on the history of science and technology; “projects involving innovative approaches to artifact-oriented research are especially welcome” URL:

Association for Asian Studies Japan Studies Grants

Deadline: February 1, October 1 Length: Short-term Comments: For travel and research on Japan within the US; must be a US citizen or permanent resident; must be AAS member URL: 

Sigma Xi Committee Grants-in-Aid of Research

Deadline: March 15, October 15 annually Length: Short-term Comments: “Students use the funding to pay for travel expenses to and from a research site, or for purchase of non-standard laboratory equipment necessary to complete a specific research project”; Anthropology (including Archaeology) is a funding area URL:

Georges Lurcy Fellowship Program for Study in France

Deadline: October 1 (internal deadline); contact Jessica Smith in Graduate Affairs ( well in advance Length: 1 year Comments: For advanced study and research in France; must be nominated by University committee; must be US citizen URL: