Archive for the 'Short-term Research' Category


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 […]

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 […]

AIYS Fellowships for Study and Research in Yemen

Deadline: January 15, 2013 Length: not specified Comments: “Eligibility is limited to U.S. citizens who are enrolled as full-time graduate students in recognized degree programs or who are post-graduate professionals” URL:

Roosevelt Institute Grant-in-Aid

Deadline: November 15 Length: Short-term Comments: Grants “support … research on the “Roosevelt years” or clearly related subjects”; program is “particularly designed to encourage younger scholars to expand our knowledge and understanding of the Roosevelt period” URL:

British Academy Ancient Persia Fund Small Research Grants

Deadline: April 10, 2013 Length: Short-term Comments: “The aim of the fund is to encourage and support the study of Ancient Persia and related areas including Central Asia, in the period before the coming of Islam. Activities supported by the Fund include research grants for the study of Ancient Iran and neighbouring areas, covering the […]

United States-Indonesia Society Travel Grants

Deadline: March 1, June 1, September 1, December 1 Length: Short-term Comments: Grants are “open to any person seeking to travel to Indonesia to conduct field research or other professional projects, including conferences”; must be citizen of U.S. or Indonesia URL:

UNC Greensboro Special Collections Research Grants

Deadline: April 16, 2012 Length: Short-term Comments: “Collections include rare books, manuscripts, women’s literature, cello music, University archives, and Betty Carter Women Veterans Historical Project”; “open to graduate students, faculty, and independent scholars” URL:

Deutsches Museum Scholar-in-Residence Program

Deadline: 18 October Length: 6 or 12 months Comments: For scholars at all levels (including predoctoral) working on the history of science and technology; “projects involving innovative approaches to artifact-oriented research are especially welcome” URL:

Black Metropolis Research Consortium Timuel Black Fellowship in African-American Studies

Deadline: January 11 in 2010 Length: Short-term Comments: For scholars, writers, educators, and institutional researchers who could benefit from the resources of the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection in the Woodson branch of the Chicago Public Library; scholars must hold doctorates, educators must teach full-time in public elementary schools, secondary schools, or community colleges URL: […]

Black Metropolis Research Consortium (Chicago) Short-Term (Summer) Fellowships

Deadline: January 11 in 2010 Length: Short-term Comments: For scholars, media artists, musicians/composers, playwrights, visual artists, fiction/non-fiction writers; scholars must have PhD, artists need not have MFA or other terminal degree; must have need to use resources of at least one institution in the consortium URL: