Archive for the 'Dissertation Write-Up' Category

Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality Dissertation Write-up Fellowships

Deadline: April 2 Length: 3 quarters Comment: Must be admitted to candidacy; must be in residence during academic year and contribute to intellectual life of the Center for Gender Studies, including presenting at the Gender and Sexuality Studies Workshop and participating in the Sawyer Seminar; may not be held with another award; fellows may not […]

Vigneron Dissertation Year Fellowship

Deadline: Nominations due by March 29 Length: 3 quarters Comments: For students working in French language and/or literature; must be formally admitted to candidacy by March 29; may not be beyond ninth year; must be nominated by department/committee; preference given to students in Romance Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature. URL:|dissertation-year-fellowships-internal

Divisional Mellon/Whiting/Harper/Franke/Faller’s/Vigneron/Provost’s Dissertation Write-Up Fellowships

Deadline: March 29 (for nominations; check with department for internal deadlines) Length: 1 year (3-4 quarters) Comments: For final write-up year; must be admitted to candidacy by nomination deadline; Mellon-University of Chicago may not be held beyond 6th year (5th year for some students who came in with MAs); Provost’s, Fallers, and Mellon Humanities may not be held […]

Society for the History of Technology Kranzberg Fellowship

Deadline: April 15 Length: Variable Comments: To support “the preparation of a dissertation on the history of technology, broadly defined”; must be ABD by September in the year the award is made URL:

Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture International Doctoral Scholarship

Deadline: October 31 Length: 1 year; renewable up to 4 years Comments: “Any graduate student specializing in a Jewish field who is officially enrolled or registered in a doctoral program at a recognized university and who has had his/her dissertation approved is eligible to apply. The applicant must submit documentation of the university’s approval no later […]

Five Colleges Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: review of applications begins January 7 Length: 1 year Comments: For “scholars from under-represented groups, and/or scholars with unique interests and histories, whose engagement in the Academy will enrich scholarship and teaching”; must be at dissertation completion stage URL:

Louisville Institute Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: February 1 Length: 1 year Comments: For “the study of American religion” employing any of “methodological perspectives, including, but not limited to, history, ethics, the social sciences, biblical studies, and historical, systematic, and practical theology”; must be ABD by application deadline URL:

National Academies Ford Diversity Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: November 24, 2012 Length: 9-12 months Comments: For students in all fields working to complete a dissertation; particular consideration of applicants belonging to following groups: Alaska Natives (Aleut, Eskimo, or other Indigenous People); Black/African Americans; Mexican Americans/Chicanas/Chicanos; Native American Indians; Native Pacific Islanders (Hawaiian, Polynesian, or Micronesian); Puerto Ricans; must have become a US […]

ACLS/Luce Dissertation Fellowships in American Art

Deadline: October 24, 2012 Length: 1 year Comment: For students researching American visual arts; must be ABD by beginning of fellowship period; must be US citizen or permanent resident URL:

Lady Davis Fellowship Trust Fellowship for Graduate Studies

Deadline: November 30 Length: 1 semester or 1 year with possibility of extension Comments: All fields; for study in Israel URL: