Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation - Venetian Research Program
The Foundation awards travel grants to individual scholars to support historical research specifically on Venice and the former Venetian empire, and for the study of contemporary Venetian society and culture. Disciplines of the humanities and social sciences are eligible areas of study, including (but not limited to) archaeology, architecture, art, bibliography, economics, history, history of science, law, literature, music, political science, religion, and theater.
American Antiquarian Society (AAS) - Short-Term Visiting Academic Research Fellowships
The American Antiquarian Society offers short-term visiting academic research fellowships tenable for one to two months each year.
American Antiquarian Society (AAS) - AAS-National Endowment for the Humanities Long-Term Fellowships
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), which funds long-term (four to twelve months) postdoctoral fellowships at the American Antiquarian Society (AAS), has established the guidelines for applicants. AAS-NEH fellows are expected to be in regular and continuous residence at the Society. They must devote full time to their study and may not accept teaching assignments or undertake any other major activities during the tenure of their award.
Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library - Dissertation Fellowships
Academic, independent, and museum scholars, as well as advanced graduate students are invited to apply for short and long-term residential research fellowships. Research fellows conduct research in many areas of social and cultural history, including material culture, architecture, decorative arts, design, consumer culture, garden and landscape studies, Shaker studies, travel and tourism, the Atlantic World, and objects in literature. Winterthur's collections are rich and diverse, and we welcome applications that offer fresh approaches to our resources. Doctoral candidates conducting research or writing a dissertation receive four- to nine-month fellowships.
Wesleyan University - Andrew W. Mellon Foundation - Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Scholars who have received their PhD degree after June 2014 in any field of inquiry in the humanities or humanistic social sciences - broadly conceived - are invited to apply for a postdoctoral fellowship, made possible through a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to Wesleyan University. The purpose of this Fellowship is to provide scholars who have recently completed their PhD's with free time to further their own work in a cross-disciplinary setting, and to associate them with a distinguished faculty.
Cornell University - Dean's Fellowship in the History of Home Economics
The College of Human Ecology at Cornell University is accepting applications for the 2018 Dean's Fellowship in the History of Home Economics. We invite faculty members, research scholars, and advanced graduate students (must be eligible to work in the United States) with demonstrated background and experience in historical studies to apply for this post-graduate opportunity. The fellowship provides a summer or sabbatical residency of approximately six weeks to use the unique resources available from the College and the Cornell University Library system in pursuit of scholarly research in the history of Home Economics and its impact on American society.
GriffinHarte Foundation - Grants
The GriffinHarte Foundation promotes civil conversations about issues that divide us and are often contentious and difficult to sort through. These issues usually involve questions of fairness, equity, respect, identity, and the complex ways we are connected to other people. Because the foundation believes that communication is one of the key elements to understanding and working with social differences, it supports and promotes conversations, research, and scholarship that are grounded in questions and practices of civility and feminism; informed by a desire to define, explore, and advocate for social, political, and economic justice in our professional and personal lives; and are centered in an explicit recognition of the ways lives and communication are influenced by identities — gender and sex, race and ethnicity, age and physical abilities, and education and economic standing.
Center for Engaged Scholarship - Dissertation Fellowship
Center for Engaged Scholarship fellowships are for PhD students in the social sciences whose work is of high quality and that has the potential to contribute to making US society less unequal, more democratic, and more environmentally sustainable. Students enrolled in a US PhD program in the following areas of study may apply: anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, social psychology, and sociology.
Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation - Venetian Program Grants - Publication Assistance
The Foundation supports publications to help make possible the dissemination of work accomplished through our Grants for Independent Study on Venetian History and Culture. Publications are eligible for funding only when the author accomplished the work with the aid of a Delmas Foundation Grant for Independent Study on Venetian History and Culture.
Ford Foundation - National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine - Predoctoral Fellowships
This year the program will award approximately 65 predoctoral fellowships. These fellowships provide three years of support for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of Science (Sc.D.) degree. Predoctoral fellowships will be awarded in a national competition administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on behalf of the Ford Foundation. The awards will be made to individuals who, in the judgment of the review panels, have demonstrated superior academic achievement, are committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level, show promise of future achievement as scholars and teachers, and are well prepared to use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students.