Archive for the 'MAs Eligible' Category

WARA Pre-doctoral Fellowship Competition

Length: 2-3 months of research in West Africa during summer Deadline: February 1, 2013 Comments: for field research related to preparation of doctoral research proposal, or research related to another terminal degree (MFA or MPH); “…open to U.S. citizens who are currently enrolled in graduate programs at institutions of higher education in the United States. It […]

Schiff Foundation Fellowship for Critical Architectural Writing

Deadline: February 24 Duration: n/a The Division of the Humanities is pleased to invite applicants for the Schiff Foundation Fellowship for Critical Architectural Writing. This award, in its seventh year, is administered by the Department of Architecture and Design at the Art Institute of Chicago. The program is designed to recognize young, talented writers and […]

U.S. Department of State Intensive Summer Language Institutes

Deadline: February 11, 2013 Duration: 6 weeks Comments: Program to spend 6 weeks in Changchun, China studying “intermediate and advanced-level chinese”; “only for non-native speakers of the target languages”; “program is open to current K-12 teachers and community college instructors of  Mandarin Chinese, as well as to students enrolled in education programs who intend to […]

Order Sons of Italy in America General Study Scholarships

Deadline: February 28 Length: one year Comments: For U.S. citizens of Italian descent URL:

Winterthur Research Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: 1-3 months Comments: For work on topics appropriate to Winterthur collections (Americana exhibits and library; see catalog at URL:

Dan David Prize 2012 – Plastic Arts

Deadline: March 15 Length: 1 academic year Comments: For “an active artist in one of the fields of painting, sculpture, photography, video art or installation, or a combination thereof”; MFA students are eligible URL:

Woodrow Wilson Center East European Studies Summer Research Scholarships

Deadlines: March 1 Length: 2 months Comments: Grants for “graduate students (MA or higher) and scholars who are U.S. citizens”; for work on “policy relevant projects on East Europe”; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident URL:

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 […]

Yale University, Art Gallery Marcia Brady Tucker Fellow, Yale University Art Gallery

Deadline: March 14 Length: Two years Comments: The Marcia Brady Tucker Curatorial Fellowship is designed to provide curatorial experience for an emerging scholar of American decorative arts who is considering the museum profession. The Fellow will be fully integrated into the department of American Decorative Arts working under the direction of the curator and assistant […]

American Institute for Maghrib Studies Research Grants (multiple)

Deadline: January 31, 2013 Length: Varies Comments: “The program offers grants to US scholars interested in conducting research on North Africa in any Maghrib country, specifically Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Libya, or Mauritania”; “graduate students currently enrolled in an M.A. or Ph.D. program, independent scholars, and faculty in all disciplines are eligible to apply”; “all applicants […]