Archive for the 'Dissertation Write-Up' Category

Washington State University Graduate School Summer Doctoral Fellowship

Deadline: March 15, 2013 Length: Summer Comments: All fields; for “U.S. citizens from diverse backgrounds (or international students who plan to remain in the U.S.)”; must be ABD by June 1 URL:

American Jewish Archives Fellowships (multiple)

Deadline: February 8, 2013 Length: 1 month “Applicants for the Marcus Center Fellowship program must be conducting serious research in some area relating to the history of North American Jewry. Typically, Marcus Center Fellowships will be awarded to post-doctoral candidates, Ph.D. candidates who are completing dissertations, and senior or independent scholars.” URL:

NAEd Spencer Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: October 4, 2013 Length: 1 year Comments: for “dissertation research related to education” (for “scholars from a wide range of disciplines and professional fields”); must be ABD by June 1, 2012 URL:

Woodrow Wilson Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship in Women’s Studies

Deadline: No competition for 2011 Length: 1 year Comments: For work in the humanities or social sciences in the area of Women’s Studies; must be ABD; to be used for dissertation-related expenses only URL:

Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts Carter Manny Award

Deadline: March 15 Length: 1 year Comments: For dissertations on “architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, architectural technologies, architectural research, architectural history and theory, urban design and planning, and—in some circumstances—the fine arts in relation to architectural topics”; must be admitted to candidacy at time of application; must be nominated by department URL: 2005 Carter […]

University of Notre Dame Center for the Philosophy of Religion Visiting Graduate Fellowship

Deadline: February 1 Length: 1 year Comment: For doctoral students “working on a dissertation in the philosophy of religion” URL:

Maurice and Marilyn Cohen Fund for Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships in Jewish Studies

Deadline: on or about December 15; “Please check back by September 1, 2013 for the 2014-2015 grant application” Length: 1 year Comments: Must be ABD; must have “proficiency in a Jewish language adequate for pursuing an academic career in [the applicant’s] chosen field”; must be US or Canadian citizen or permanent resident; for final write-up year URL: […]

Harry Frank Guggenheim Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: February 1 Length: 1 year Comments: For projects (dissertations) “that promise to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence, aggression, and dominance”; must be at writing stage of dissertation, which “will be completed within the academic year for which the dissertation fellowship is requested” URL:

Dartmouth College Chavez/Eastman/Marshall Dissertation Fellowships

Deadline: February 1 Length: 1 academic year Comments: All fields; for those “who plan careers in college or university teaching”; open to “underrepresented minority scholars (including African-American, Latina/o, and Native American scholars) and other graduate scholars with a demonstrated commitment and ability to advance educational diversity”; must be U.S. citizen; must be ABD by fellowship period; […]

University of Rochester Douglass Institute Predoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 31 Length: 1 year Comments: For work on “aspects of the African and African-American experience”; must be ABD with at least one chapter completed by the end of the current academic year URL: