Archive for the 'Dissertation Research' Category

Kennan Institute Summer Research Grants

Deadline: December 17, 2012 Length: 2 months Comments: To support “research in the social sciences or humanities focusing 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., area”; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident URL: […]

Collegeville Institute for Ecumenical and Cultural Research Resident Scholars Program — Hoyt Fellowship

Deadline: November 1 Length: 1-2 semesters Comments: For research and discussion involving ecumenical and cultural issues; Hoyt Fellowship is intended for “doctoral scholars of color working in ecumenical and cultural research”; only “North American person[s] of color” eligible; must apply to and be accepted into Residential Scholars program URL:

Bibliographical Society of America Research Grants (multiple)

Deadline: Information will be posted on web site August 2010 Length: Short-term Comments: Grants support “bibliographical inquiry as well as research in the history of the book trades and in publishing history…eligible topics may concentrate on books and documents in any field, but should focus on the book or manuscript (the physical object) as historical […]

University of Virginia Woodson Predoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: December 1, 2012 Length: 2 years Comments: For advanced PhD students “whose work focuses on Africa and/or the African Diaspora”; “fellowship is open to qualified candidates without restriction as to citizenship or current residence” URL:

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Research Grants

Deadline: November 30 Length: Short-term Comments: Grants are “available towards the costs of all aspects of archaeological and historical research relating to Scotland” URL:

CUNY Heller-Bernard Fellowship in Lesbian and Gay Studies

Deadline: December 15, 2012 Length: Varies Comments: “This fellowship supports research by a junior scholar (graduate student, untenured university professor or independent researcher) into the impact of lesbians and/or gay men on U.S.society and culture” URL:

Birgit Baldwin Fellowship in Scandinavian Studies

Deadline: December 1 of the preceding year Length: 1 year Comments: Fellowship intended “to encourage the research and writing of dissertations for the Ph.D. in topics concerned with Scandinavian (Nordic) literature or film that can most effectively be pursued in the archives and libraries of the Nordic countries” URL:

University of San Francisco Ricci Institute Travel Grants

Deadline: December 15 (2012), March 31 (2013) Length: Short-term Comments: To support use of “the Ricci Institute Collection for their research on topics related to Chinese-Western cultural exchange, Jesuit interaction with China from the late Ming through early 20th century, and/or the history of Christianity in China”; open to “doctoral candidates, post-doctoral researchers, and established […]

Van Gogh Museum Ronald de Leeuw Research Grant

Deadline: March 1, 2013 Length: Short-term Comments: For research at the museum in ” a subject pertaining to the museum’s field of collecting”; “this grant will offer the researcher the opportunity to adapt for publication their dissertation on a subject in the field of West European art history 1830-1914, to write a PhD research proposal or […]

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: