Archive for the '2014 Deadlines' Category

Rice University Postdoctoral Fellowship in the History of the Modern Middle East

Deadline: 1 January Duration: 1 year, renewable for a second Notes: “in Ottoman and/or modern Middle East history”; “Applicants must have received their Ph.D. within the last five years or at the latest by 1 July 2014” URL:

Dr. Elka Klein Memorial Travel Grant

Deadline: April 20 Duration: one semester or longer Description: Dr. Elka Klein (1965-2005) was passionate about her profession as a historian and a teacher.  Her untimely death in the spring of 2005 was a great loss to all who knew her, whether personally or professionally.  In her memory, her friends and professional colleagues in the […]

Hanna Holborn Gray Advanced Fellowships in the Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences

Deadline: April 11 (for nominations; check with home department for internal deadline) Duration: two years Comments: Fellowship provides funding for PhD students in their fifth and sixth years; must apply during fourth year; must be ABD by the start of fifth year; “Gray Fellows must complete their pedagogical teaching requirements.  Other employment, either at the University or off-campus, […]

Schiff Foundation Fellowship for Critical Architectural Writing

Deadline: February 24 Duration: n/a The Division of the Humanities is pleased to invite applicants for the Schiff Foundation Fellowship for Critical Architectural Writing. This award, in its seventh year, is administered by the Department of Architecture and Design at the Art Institute of Chicago. The program is designed to recognize young, talented writers and […]

Princeton Center for the Study of Religion Faith and Work Initiative Visiting Scholar

Deadline: January 6, 2014 (for fellowships beginning in September, 2014) Length: one or two semesters Comments: For “pre-tenure scholars and recent Ph.D. graduates interested in studying the area of Faith and Work”; “Applicants’ doctorates may be in any relevant field”; Possible research focus might include, but not be limited to, organizational impact of workplace spirituality, historical […]

Ernst Mach Grant for Research in Austria

Deadline: March 1st for the following academic year Length: 1-9 months Comments: open to postgraduates pursuing a doctoral PhD program…and postdocs wishing to do research in Austria”; must be 35 years of age or under; good knowledge of German required; all nationalities except Austrian URL:

Woodrow Wilson Center East European Studies Summer Research Scholarships

Deadlines: March 1 Length: 2 months Comments: Grants for “graduate students (MA or higher) and scholars who are U.S. citizens”; for work on “policy relevant projects on East Europe”; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident URL:

Cornell University Doctoral/Postdoctoral Diversity Fellowships

Deadline: November 1 Length: 2 or 3 years Comments: “Eligible applicants might be from underrepresented groups, have faced economic hardship, be first-generation college graduates, or work on topics related to these areas. This list is not meant to be exhaustive”; “Applicants who expect to complete their Ph.D.’s in 2012-13 are eligible for three-year fellowships….Those who […]

Volkswagen Stiftung Lichtenberg Professorships

Deadline: June 1, 2014 Length: Up to 8 years Comments: For “candidates, who – as a general rule – obtained their PhD within the last four years, should have a proven research record and preferably some experience working abroad”; or for “outstanding young scholars who – as a general rule – obtained their PhD at the most […]

Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art Research Support and Publications Grants

Deadline: September 15; January 15 Length: monetary awards Comments: Grants are “to support scholarship in the field of British art and architectural history and to disseminate knowledge through publications, exhibitions and education” URL: