Archive for the 'Artists/Composers' Category

Washington College Hodson Trust-John Carter Brown Fellowship

Deadline: March 15, 2013 Length: 4 months Comments: 2 months of research at John Carter Brown Library at Brown University, 2 months of writing at Washington College in MD; supports “work by academics, independent scholars and writers working on significant projects relating to the literature, history, culture, or art of the Americas before 1830” URL:

Berkeley Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: April 12 Length: 2 years Comments: Potential host departments are African American Studies, Anthropology, Art Practice, Classics, Comparative Literature, East Asian Languages and Cultures, English, Ethnic Studies, Film and Media, French, Gender and Women’s Studies, German, History, History of Art, Italian Studies, Linguistics, Music, Near Eastern Studies, Philosophy, Rhetoric, Scandinavian, Slavic Languages and Literatures, South […]

Mustard Seed Foundation Harvey Fellows Program

Deadline: November 1 Length: 1 year Comments: For “Christian students who are pursuing graduate studies at premier universities in fields considered to be underrepresented by Christians”; “all applicants must affirm the Lausanne Covenant” URL:

Ernst Mach Grant for Research in Austria

Deadline: March 1 Length: 1-9 months (short-term research given priority) Comments: “Applicants must not have studied/pursued research/pursued academic work in Austria in the last six months before taking up the grant”; must be 35 years of age or under; good knowledge of German required; all nationalities except Austrian URL:

Cornell Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships 2013-2015

Deadline: Various (November 2, 2012; January 7, 2013; February 4, 2013) Length: 2 years Comments: Two departments offer fellowships:  Science & Technology Studies, seeking candidates specializing in “historical or contemporary studies of science, technology, or medicine to work on the topic of ‘Difference and Commensuration,’” and Theatre, Film and Dance, “in global, transnational, and/or minority performance and […]

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Graduate Scholarship

Deadline: December 15 Length: N/A; $1,000-5,000 Comments: Must be US citizen or permanent resident of “Hispanic heritage”; must “[b]e pursuing first undergraduate or graduate degree’; must fill out FAFSA URL:

National Organization of Italian American Women Scholarships

Deadline: March 22, 2013 Length: n/a Comments: Must be a female student with “[o]ne parent of Italian or Italian/American descent” URL:

Canadian Federation of University Women Fellowships

Deadline: November 1, 2012 Length: Varies Comments: For Female Canadian citizens or landed immigrants enrolled in PhD and MA programs URL:

Hamilton College Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow in Arts and Humanities

Deadline: March 1 in 2010 Length: 2 years Comments: For work in Western Hemispheric Studies (English, French, or Spanish), especially Anglo-Caribbean Studies, Latin American Art and History, Africana Art, Arts of Africana Diaspora, Cinema and New Media, Theatre Scenic Design, Dance History; cannot have received PhD or MFA before 2008. URL:

MFJC International Fellowship In Jewish Studies

Deadline: October 31, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: “To assist well-qualified individuals in carrying out an independent scholarly, literary or art project, in a field of Jewish specialization, which makes a significant contribution to the understanding, preservation, enhancement or transmission of Jewish culture” URL: