Archive for the 'Grant-in-Aid' Category

Velde Visiting Scholars Program

Deadline: March 2, 2012 Length: One month or more Comments: For residential work in the Rare Books and Manuscript Library at UIUC; focus on such areas as “from medieval to early modern studies––with particular strengths in early printing and printing history, Elizabethan life and letters, John Milton and his age, emblem studies, economic history, works […]

Klemperer Fellowship in the History of Medicine

Deadline: March 1 in 2013 Length: Short1term Comments: For “work in history and the humanities as they relate to health, medicine, and the biomedical sciences” URL:

Duke University Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Grants and Fellowships

Deadline: March 29 in 2013 Length: Varies Comments: For travel and research costs at the Bingham Center (American Women’s Studies), Franklin Collection (African/African American Studies), Hartman Center (Sales, Advertising, Marketing History) ; open to “any faculty member, graduate or undergraduate student, or independent scholar” URL:  

Folger Shakespeare Library Short-term Research Fellowships

Deadline: March 1, 2013 Length: 1-3 months Comments: For scholars for use of the collections; must have PhD when taking up residency URL:

University of Arizona Center for Creative Photography Research Fellowships

Deadline: November 15 Length: 2-4 weeks Comments: “Fellowships are awarded for projects that require an extended period of research in the collections of the Center”; “Scholars from any discipline are encouraged to apply. Pre-doctoral applicants must have completed coursework and preliminary examinations for the doctoral degree, and must be engaged in dissertation research.” URL:

University of Oklahoma Libraries Mellon Travel Fellowship Program

Deadline: No deadline Length: 2-8 weeks Comments: For predoctoral and postdoctoral work in the History of Sciences Collection URL:

St. Louis University Vatican Film Library Mellon Fellowship

Deadline: October 1, March 1, June 1 Length: 2-8 weeks Comments: For postdocs and ABD doctoral candidates working in “history, philosophy, theology, literature, art, science, etc., in addition to paleography, codicology, illumination, text editing, library history, and other studies” URL:

St. Louis University Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies NEH Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: No formal deadline; review begins April 1 Length: 5-10 weeks Comments: For postdocs and ABD doctoral candidates doing work in the areas of “paleography, codicology, illumination, text editing, history, philosophy, theology, science, literature, scriptural and patristic studies, Roman and Canon law, etc.” URL:

Elizabethtown College Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies Fellowship

Deadline: Rolling Length: 4-6 weeks Comments: For “research related to the faith, history, and culture of Anabaptist and/or Pietist movements” URL:

UCLA Center for 17th and 18th Century Studies Kanner Fellowship in British Studies

Deadline: February 1 Length: 3 months Comments: For predoctoral and postdoctoral scholars doing “research at the Clark Library in any area pertaining to British history and culture” URL: