Archive for the 'Short-term Research' Category

Royal Archaeological Institute Grants

Deadline: January 12, 2013 Length: Short-term Comments: “Applications will be considered for archaeological fieldwork, survey, aspects of excavation and post-excavation research; architectural recording and analysis; and artefact and art-historical research. Documentary research per se will NOT be eligible, but can be considered as an element of the other categories. Preference will be given to projects […]

Yale Beinecke Library Visiting Scholar Fellowships

Deadline: December 7, 2012 Length: Typically 1 month Comments: For research in collections; “students enrolled in degree programs are ineligible” URL:

WARA Summer Research Fellowship in West Africa

Deadline: January 25 postmark for letters of reference, February 1 for online application Length: 2-3 months Comments: “This competition is open to U.S. citizens already holding a Ph.D. who are currently affiliated with an academic institution or who work in another related domain (e.g. public health or museology)”; “All applicants must have been affiliated with […]

Kennan Institute Summer Research Grants

Deadline: December 17, 2012 Length: 2 months Comments: To support “research in the social sciences or humanities focusing on the former Soviet Union (excluding the Baltic States), and who demonstrate a particular need to utilize the library, archival, and other specialized resources of the Washington, D.C., area”; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident URL: […]

Bibliographical Society of America Research Grants (multiple)

Deadline: Information will be posted on web site August 2010 Length: Short-term Comments: Grants support “bibliographical inquiry as well as research in the history of the book trades and in publishing history…eligible topics may concentrate on books and documents in any field, but should focus on the book or manuscript (the physical object) as historical […]

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Gunning Jubilee Gift

Deadline: Unstated Length: Short-term Comments: “The Gift is open to non-Fellows and applies to Scottish-related special investigation and research topics” URL:

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Research Grants

Deadline: November 30 Length: Short-term Comments: Grants are “available towards the costs of all aspects of archaeological and historical research relating to Scotland” URL:

CUNY Heller-Bernard Fellowship in Lesbian and Gay Studies

Deadline: December 15, 2012 Length: Varies Comments: “This fellowship supports research by a junior scholar (graduate student, untenured university professor or independent researcher) into the impact of lesbians and/or gay men on U.S.society and culture” URL:

University of San Francisco Ricci Institute Travel Grants

Deadline: December 15 (2012), March 31 (2013) Length: Short-term Comments: To support use of “the Ricci Institute Collection for their research on topics related to Chinese-Western cultural exchange, Jesuit interaction with China from the late Ming through early 20th century, and/or the history of Christianity in China”; open to “doctoral candidates, post-doctoral researchers, and established […]

School of American Research Summer Scholar Fellowship

Deadline: December 15, 2012 Length: up to 7 weeks Comments: For scholars pursuing “research or writing projects that promote understanding of human behavior, culture, society, and the history of anthropology. Both humanistically- and scientifically-oriented scholars are encouraged to apply”; fellowships available for both pre- and post-doctoral scholars URL: 2010 Summer Scholar in Anthropological Linguistics: Erin Debenport, […]