Archive for the 'Grant-in-Aid' Category

St. Olaf Kierkegaard Visiting Scholars Program

Deadline: None Length: Varies, less than 4 months Comments: All arrangements depend on circumstances of student or scholar URL:

St. Olaf Kierkegaard Residency Fellowship

Deadline: at least 6 months prior to beginning of residency Length: 4-12 months Comments: For long-term work in the Kierkegaard Library URL:

Herzog-Ernst-Scholarship Gotha

Deadline: October 30 in 2009 Length: 3-9 months (3-6 for postdocs) Comments: For research in “one of the most important collections of old printings and manuscripts in the Federal Republic of Germany—220,000 volumes with prints from before 1851 and over 10,500 volumes of writings” URL: (H-Net posting)

UVA Library Taylor Fellowship in American Literature

Deadline: February 15, 2013 Length:1-3 months Comments: Fellows must “either hold the Ph.D. or have already advanced to Ph.D. candidacy” URL:

Newberry Library Short-Term Fellowships (multiple)

Deadline: January 15, 2013 Length: Various Comment: For doctoral candidates and postdoctoral scholars working on projects that would benefit from the use of materials in the Library’s collection; please note that “Short-term fellowships are generally restricted to post-doctoral scholars, Ph.D. candidates, or holders of other terminal degrees from outside of the Chicago area who have […]

University of Rochester Robbins Fellowship

Deadline: April 1 (2010) Length: 1 year Comments: “The recipient of the fellowship must be working on a dissertation and using the resources of the Robbins Library during the year of the award. Past fellows have worked on medieval clothing, Jews in medieval England, the Arthurian legend, and courtesy books and manners” URL:

YIVO Institute for Jewish Studies Residential Fellowships

Deadline: December 31, 2012 Length: Varies Comments: Various short-term residential research fellowships; for work on Eastern European jewry, and American Jewish studies. URL:

CCWH Ida B. Wells Graduate Student Fellowship

Deadline: September 15 Length: monetary award of $1,000 Comments: To be awarded to “a graduate student working on a historical dissertation that interrogates race and gender, not necessarily in a history department”; award is for “either a critical stage of research or the final year of writing”; must be a member of the Coordinating Council for Women in […]

Huntington-WHA Martin Ridge Fellowship

Deadline: July 15, 2012 Length: 1 month Comments: For research on Western (US) History to be carried out at the Huntington Library; PhDs and doctoral students at the dissertation stage are eligible URL:

Radcliffe/Schlesinger Library Dissertation Grant

Deadline: April 3 in 2009 Length: Short term Comments: For research in The Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America at Radcliffe; must be admitted to candidacy URL: