Archive for the 'Theme Fellowships' Category

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:

Kennan Institute Short-Term Grants

Deadline: December 1, March 1, June 1, September 1 Length: up to one month Comments: To support those “whose research in the social sciences or humanities focuses 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., […]

Getty Research Institute-NEH Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: November 1, 2012 Length: ten months Comments: 2013-2014 theme is “Connecting Seas: Cultural and Artistic Exchange”; applicants must have received their degree no earlier than 2007; must be U.S. citizens or have lived in the U.S. for the three years immediately preceding the application deadline; predoctoral fellowships are also available for doctoral students who have […]

Duke Postdoctoral Fellowship in Women’s Studies 2013-14

Deadline: November 18, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: Theme is “Gender and Science”; “applicants should be more than two years and no more than ten years past the Ph.D.” 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 […]

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:

Harvard Korea Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 2 in 2013 Length: 1 year Comments: “Scholars who are not ROK citizens, who have received their Ph.D. degree in a subject related to Korea within five years of their application but do not currently hold a regular faculty position, are eligible to apply”; applicants must have confirmation of degree conferral by July […]

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:

Association for Asian Studies Japan Studies Grants

Deadline: February 1, October 1 Length: Short-term Comments: For travel and research on Japan within the US; must be a US citizen or permanent resident; must be AAS member URL: 

Center for Modern Oriental Studies (Berlin) Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: Unstated Length: 10 months Comments: Theme for 2008-13 is “Europe in the Middle East, the Middle East in Europe”; “These postdoctoral fellowships are mainly addressed to young researchers from the Middle East who wish to explore issues related to one field of research within the current projects run in Berlin [but] scholarships are also […]