Archive for the 'Dissertation Research' Category

American Musicological Society Thomas Hampson Fund Grant

Deadline: August 15 Length: n/a Comments: For “fostering editions and scholarship on classic song in all its contexts, as well as new and innovative technologies for promoting and understanding classic song via interactive media and the Internet”; available for “graduate students writing dissertations, independent scholars, and faculty” URL:

Medieval Academy of America Schallek Award

Deadline: February 15 Length: n/a Comments: For “research in any relevant discipline dealing with late-medieval Britain (ca. 1350-1500)”; to help defray research expenses; must be a member of the Medieval Academy by January 15; must have approved dissertation proposal; must be citizen or permanent resident of United States or Canada URL:

American Institute of Pakistan Studies Short-Term Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: 1 to 5  months Comments: For research and teaching in Pakistan; must be U.S. citizen URL:

Winterthur Research Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: 1-3 months Comments: For work on topics appropriate to Winterthur collections (Americana exhibits and library; see catalog at URL:

Dan David Prize 2012 – History/Biography

Deadline: March 15 Length: 1 academic year Comments: For “a biographer whose work has cast new light on the life of a historical figure and his times” URL:

Huntington Library Travel Grants and Exchange Fellowships for Study in Great Britain

Deadline: November 30, 2012 Length: 1 month Comments: For research “in any of the fields in which the Huntington collections are strong and where the research will be carried out in Great Britain”; must be at dissertation phase or holder of PhD URL:

Kennan Institute Short-Term Grants

Deadline: December 1, March 1, June 1, September 1 Length: up to one month Comments: To support those “whose research in the social sciences or humanities focuses on the former Soviet Union (excluding the Baltic States), and who demonstrate a particular need to utilize the library, archival, and other specialized resources of the Washington, D.C., […]

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:

Getty Research Institute-NEH Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: November 1, 2012 Length: ten months Comments: 2013-2014 theme is “Connecting Seas: Cultural and Artistic Exchange”; applicants must have received their degree no earlier than 2007; must be U.S. citizens or have lived in the U.S. for the three years immediately preceding the application deadline; predoctoral fellowships are also available for doctoral students who have […]

American Research Inistitute in Turkey Kenan T. Erim Fellowship for Archaeological Research at Aphrodisias

Deadline: November 1, 2011 Length: summer 2012 Comments: For “excavation and/or research in art history and archaeology to be carried out at the site of Aphrodisias”; fields include “history of art and architecture from antiquity to the present, and archaeology”; scholars and advanced graduate students are eligible URL: