Archive for the 'November 2014' Category

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 […]

School of American Research Weatherhead and Lamon Fellowships

Deadline: November 1 Length: 9 months Comments: For PhD candidates or scholars with PhD working in the humanities or social sciences; Lamon Fellowship is for Native American applicants; pre-doctoral candidates must be nominated by their department URL:

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

Dumbarton Oaks Residential Fellowships

Deadline: November 1 Length:1 academic year or single term Comments: For work in Byzantine Studies, Pre-Columbian Studies, and Garden and Landscape Studies; need not have PhD at time of application or start of fellowship URL: 2007-08 Dumbarton Oaks Junior Fellow: Philip Venticinque, Classics 2009-10 Dumbarton Oaks Junior Fellow: Jennifer Westerfield, NELC

School of American Research Henry Luce Fellowship

Deadline: November 1 Length: 9 months Comments: Must have PhD at time of application; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident, or national of one of these countries:  Brunei, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, China, East Timor, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam; research must be in social sciences or humanities […]

American Academy in Rome – Postdoctoral Rome Prize

Deadline: November 1 (November 15 with additional fee) Length: 11 months Comments: For work in Visual Arts, Musical Composition, Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies, and Modern Italian Studies; must have doctorate at the time of application, and within the prior seven years; applicants for all except NEH postdoc must be US […]

University of California President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Deadline: November 1 Length: 1 year (12 months) renewable for another year Comments: For “scholars in all fields whose research, teaching, and service will contribute to the diversity and equal opportunity at the University of California”; must hold or receive PhD before the start of the fellowship; must be US citizen or permanent resident URL:

University of Pennsylvania Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Postdoctoral/Dissertation Fellowships

Deadline: November 10 Length: 1 year Comments: Theme for 2013-14: “Constructing Borders and Crossing Boundaries: Social, Cultural and Religious Change in Early Modern Jewish History”; open to “scholars in the humanities and social sciences at all levels, as well as outstanding graduate students in the final stage of writing their dissertations” URL: