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Hanna Holborn Gray Advanced Fellowships in the Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences

Deadline: April 11 (for nominations; check with home department for internal deadline) Duration: two years Comments: Fellowship provides funding for PhD students in their fifth and sixth years; must apply during fourth year; must be ABD by the start of fifth year; “Gray Fellows must complete their pedagogical teaching requirements.  Other employment, either at the University or off-campus, […]

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 […]

Fuerstenberg Fellowships

Deadline: April 17, 2013 Length: 1 year (July1-June30) Description: The Edith Fuerstenberg, Naomi Fuerstenberg, and Simon Fuerstenberg Fellowships are awarded to University of Chicago students in all fields of study who also have pursued, are pursuing, or have expressed an intention to pursue Jewish theological seminary training. The fellowship may also be awarded to students […]

University of Chicago Provost’s Career Enhancement Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: September 1, 2013 Length: 2 years Comments: “Candidates must have completed all requirements for their doctoral degree (Ph.D., M.D., J.D., or foreign equivalent) before the scholarship start date, and must be no more than three years beyond receiving that degree; “Successful candidates will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, scholarly promise, potential […]

Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture Graduate Research and Travel Grants

Deadline: April 15 Length: Short-term Comments: “The goal of the grant is to support the research efforts of outstanding graduate students interested in the study of race and ethnicity. The grant may only be used for expenses associated with a clearly defined research project. Activities that will be considered for funding include, but are not […]

The Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley (Postdoctoral) Research Fellowship

Deadline: November 14 – next competition will be in 2013-14; details as yet unconfirmed Length: Up to 3 years Comments: Open to “Anyone receiving a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago Division of the Humanities, Division of the Social Sciences or the Divinity School”; eligible graduation dates TBA Attachment: Donnelley (Postdoctoral) Research Fellowship

Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: April 15 Length: 3 quarters Comment: For work on a dissertation with a “central focus [on] issues related to race or racialized groups”; must be formally admitted to candidacy at time of application; must be in residence during fellowship period and contribute to the intellectual life of the CSRPC; may not engage in “remunerative […]

James C. Hormel Dissertation Fellowships in Sexuality Studies

Deadline: April 2 Length: 1 year Comments: For work on “dissertations in sexuality studies” URL:

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