Archive for the 'Diversity' Category

Carnegie Mellon Residential Fellowship at Humanities Center

Deadline: January 15, 2013 Length: one year URL: Notes: searching for a junior and a senior residential fellow to be in residence at Humanities Center in 2013-14; applicants from any field in Humanities may apply; junior fellow must have Ph.D. in hand by application deadline; fellow must have a focused research project on one of […]

Penn Predoctoral Fellowships for Excellence Through Diversity

Deadline: April 15 Duration: one year Description: The University of Pennsylvania invites applications for the first Predoctoral Fellowships for Excellence Through Diversity. This program is designed to provide mentorship and access to Penn’s resources for doctoral students in the humanities or social sciences, enrolled at universities other than Penn, as they complete their dissertations. It supports […]

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: varies for different fellowships (between April 15, 2013 and March 15, 2013) Length: varies from up to 3 years to up to three years depending on the fellowship URL: Comments: Postdoctoral fellowship  for one or two years associated with research group on the history of knowledge and art up to the eighteenth century (with a […]

Cornell University Doctoral/Postdoctoral Diversity Fellowships

Deadline: November 1 Length: 2 or 3 years Comments: “Eligible applicants might be from underrepresented groups, have faced economic hardship, be first-generation college graduates, or work on topics related to these areas. This list is not meant to be exhaustive”; “Applicants who expect to complete their Ph.D.’s in 2012-13 are eligible for three-year fellowships….Those who […]

OMSA Research Initiative Grants

Deadline: October 29 Length: monetary award Comments: Grant “is intended to assist undergraduate, graduate, and professional multicultural students by providing financial support for scholarly projects exploring the multifaceted nature of race, race relations, ethnicity, and/or culture within the University of Chicago, the larger City of Chicago community, and/or Higher Education”; “cannot be used toward cost of transportation […]


Deadline: Rolling (review began in early March) Length: One year Comments: “The School of Humanities and Sciences at Ithaca College announces a Pre-Doctoral Diversity Fellowship for 2011-12. The fellowship supports promising scholars who are committed to diversity in the academy in order to better prepare them for tenure track appointments within liberal arts or comprehensive […]

UCSB Dissertation Fellowship in Black Studies

Deadline: February 4, 2013 Length: 1 year Comments: “The department is particularly interested in scholars whose research focuses on intersections of race, class, gender or sexuality in African/Caribbean/African-American or Diasporic Studies” 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:

Cambridge Newnham College Junior Research Fellowships

Deadline: November 2, 2012 Length: Up to 3 years Comments: Fields for this year:  Economics, English, Education, Business and Management, Land Economy, Music, Law; “Fellowships are normally awarded to women just finishing their PhDs, or those in their first post-doctoral appointment” URL:

American Indian Graduate Center Fellowship

Deadline: June 1 Length: N/A Comments: Applicants must be “Pursuing a master, doctoral or professional degree as a full time student at an accredited graduate school in the United States and; Able to demonstrate financial need and; An enrolled member of a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, or provide possess one-fourth […]