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DeadlineSponsorTitleAmount | DurationHow to apply
First come, first serveThe University of Texas at Austin - Office of the Vice President for ResearchSubvention Grants$5,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
Rolling DeadlineNational Science FoundationGeography and Spatial Sciences Program - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants$18,000 max. | UnspecifiedContact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
Rolling DeadlineNational Science FoundationDocumenting Endangered Languages-Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants$15,000 max. | 24 months max.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
Rolling DeadlineDumbarton Oaks Research Library and CollectionShort-Term Predoctoral ResidenciesApply directly to the sponsor
12/07/2017Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women - Brown UniversityPost-doctoral Fellowships$50,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/07/2017National AcademiesFord Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship$45,000 | 9-12 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/07/2017National AcademiesFord Foundation Dissertation Fellowships$25,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/11/2017Consortium for History of Science, Technology and MedicineNational Endowment for the Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowship$37,800 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/11/2017Consortium for History of Science, Technology and MedicineResearch Fellowships$3,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/11/2017Consortium for History of Science, Technology and MedicineDissertation Fellowships$25,000 | 9 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/15/2017American Association of University WomenCareer Development Grants$12,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/15/2017Newberry LibraryShort-Term Fellowships$2,500 | 1 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/15/2017Delmas FoundationVenetian Research Program$20,000 max.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/21/2017Robert Wood Johnson FoundationDeveloping Solutions for Social Isolation in the United States: Learning From the World$250,000-$750,000 | 3 yrs. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/30/2017Posen SocietyPosen Society of Fellows$20,000/yr. | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/31/2017University of RochesterFrederick Douglass Institute Fellowship$40,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/01/2018OPUS Archives and Research Center - Pacifica Graduate InstituteChristine Downing Dissertation Fellowship$5,000Apply directly to the sponsor
01/03/2018Center for Jewish HistoryNEH Fellowship for Senior Scholars$50,400 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018Washington University in St. LouisJohn C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics -- Postdoctoral Research AssociateVaries | 1-2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018Lewis Walpole LibraryVisiting Fellowships and Travel Grants Varies | 8 wk. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018Palestinian American Research CenterResearch Fellowships in Palestinian Studies$6,000-$9,000Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018Marquette UniversityMitchem Dissertation Fellowship Program$36,250 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018New-York Historical Society Museum and LibraryAndrew W. Mellon Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships in Women’s History$15,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018New-York Historical Society Museum and LibraryNational Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship$42,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018New-York Historical Society Museum and LibraryBernard and Irene Schwartz Fellowships$60,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018New-York Historical Society Museum and LibraryRobert David Lion Gardiner Foundation - Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship$60,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/08/2018New-York Historical Society Museum and LibraryAndrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowships$60,000 | 10 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/10/2018Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies - Harvard UniversityDavis Center Post-doctoral Fellowship $54,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/10/2018American Schools of Oriental ResearchWilliam G. Dever Fellowship for Biblical Scholars$7,000Apply directly to the sponsor
01/10/2018American Schools of Oriental ResearchHarris Excavation Grant$5,000Apply directly to the sponsor
01/11/2018The Clayman Institute for Gender Research - Stanford UniversityPostdoctoral Research FellowshipsUnspecifiedApply directly to the sponsor
01/11/2018Institute of American Cultures - UCLAVisiting Researcher and Visiting Scholar Program in Ethnic Studies$35,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/12/2018Houghton Library - Harvard UniversityVisiting Fellowships$3,600/mo. | 1 yr. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Louisville InstituteFirst Book Grant Program for Minority Scholars$40,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Charles Babbage Institute - University of MinnesotaAdelle and Erwin Tomash Fellowship in the History of Information Technology$14,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Winterthur Museum & Country EstatePostdoctoral Fellowship$16,800 | 4 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Winterthur Museum & Country EstateDissertation Fellowships$7,000/semester | 4-9 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Winterthur Museum & Country EstateShort-Term Fellowships$1,750/month | 1-3 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018University of MichiganClements Library Research FellowshipsVariesApply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Government of FranceChateaubriand FellowshipsEuro 1,500/mo. | 4-9 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Phi Beta Kappa SocietyMary Isabel Sibley Fellowship$20,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018U.S. Army Center of Military HistoryDissertation Fellowships$10,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Smithsonian InstitutionMargaret Henry Dabney Penick Resident Scholar Program $30,000 | 6 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Smithsonian InstitutionDibner Library Resident Scholar Program$3,500/mo. | 6 mos. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Terra Foundation for American ArtTerra Summer Residency Fellowships in Giverny, France$5000Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Economic History AssociationGraduate Dissertation Fellowships$10,000-$15,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Economic History AssociationExploratory Travel and Data Grants$2,500Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018New York State ArchivesLarry J. Hackman Research Residency Program$250Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018The American Research Center in EgyptPre-Dissertation Travel Grants$2,400 max. | 4-8 wks.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018American School of Classical Studies at AthensRegular Member Fellowships$11,500 | 9 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Bogliasco FoundationBogliasco Fellowships UnspecifiedApply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018American Antiquarian SocietyShort-Term Visiting Academic Research Fellowships$1,850/mo. | 1-2 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Council for European Studies - Columbia UniversityPre-Dissertation Fellowships for Research in Europe$4,500 | 2 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018American Antiquarian SocietyAAS-National Endowment for the Humanities Long-Term Fellowships$4200/mo. | 4-12 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Massachusetts Historical SocietyLong-term Research Fellowships$4,700/mo. max. | 4-12 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018The American Research Center in EgyptARCE FellowshipUnspecifiedApply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018The Phi Beta Kappa SocietyWalter J. Jensen Fellowship for French Language, Literature, and Culture$15,500 | 6 mos. min.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018Center for East Asian Studies - Stanford UniversityPostdoctoral Fellowship in Chinese Studies$60,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018The Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological SciencesProgrammatic Post-Doctoral Fellowship$35,000/yr. | 3 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018The Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological SciencesResearch Associate Appointment$7,000 max. | 9 mos. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/15/2018J. M. Kaplan FundFurthermore Grants in Publishing$1,500–$15,000Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
01/16/2018Beckman Center for the History of Chemistry - Chemical Heritage FoundationTwo-Year 80/20 Postdoctoral Fellowship$45,000/yr. | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/16/2018Beckman Center for the History of Chemistry - Chemical Heritage FoundationNine-Month Dissertation Fellowship$26,000 | 9 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/16/2018Beckman Center for the History of Chemistry - Chemical Heritage FoundationShort-Term Fellowship$3,000/mo. | 1-4 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/16/2018Weatherhead Center for International Affairs - Harvard UniversityPostdoctoral Fellows$50,000 | 10 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/17/2018Harvard University Center for Jewish StudiesHarry Starr Fellowship in Judaica$60,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/17/2018Harvard University Center for the EnvironmentThe Environmental Fellows Program$66,000/yr. | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/17/2018W. E. B. Du Bois Research Institute - Harvard UniversityFellows ProgramUnspecifiedApply directly to the sponsor
01/19/2018Robert Penn Warren Center for the Humanities - Vanderbilt UniversityVisiting Faculty Fellowship$50,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/19/2018Linda Hall Library80/20 Fellowship$3,000/mo. | 10 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/19/2018Linda Hall LibraryTravel Fellowships$750/wk. | 1-3 wks.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/19/2018Linda Hall LibraryResidential Fellowships$3,000-$4,200/mo. | 1-10 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/19/2018William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies - Southern Methodist UniversityResearch Fellowships for the Study of Southwestern America$45,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/19/2018DACOR Bacon House Foundation2018-2019 Fellowship for Advanced Study in International Affairs$10,000 max. | 1 yr.For more information, contact Office of Graduate Studies Asst. Fellowship Manager Elizabeth Korves
01/21/2018Canadian Institute for Advanced ResearchCIFAR Global Call for IdeasVaries | 5 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/22/2018The University of Texas at AustinRobert W. Hamilton Book Awards Program$10,000 max.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/26/2018National Institutes of HealthThe National Library of Medicine Associate Fellowship$54,972/yr. | 1-2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/26/2018DePaul UniversityVisiting Humanities FellowsUnspecified | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/26/2018Library of CongressJunior Fellows Summer Internship Program$450/wk | 10 wks.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/31/2018Council of American Overseas Research Centers - Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of StateFellowships for Faculty and Graduate StudentsVariesApply directly to the sponsor
01/31/2018Council of American Overseas Research Centers - Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of StateM.A. and Predoctoral Fellowship$23,800 | 2-6 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/31/2018Council of American Overseas Research Centers - Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of StatePostdoctoral Fellowship$32,400 | 2-6 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/31/2018Department of Rare Books and Special Collections - Princeton UniversityFriends of the Princeton University Library Research Grants$4,000 max.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/31/2018Woodrow Wilson CenterKennan Institute Title VIII-Supported Summer Research Scholarships$7,000 | 2 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/31/2018Council of American Overseas Research CentersNEH Senior Research Fellowship Program$4,200/mo. | 4 mos. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
01/31/2018Council of American Overseas Research CentersMulti-Country Research Fellowships$10,500Apply directly to the sponsor
02/01/2018NEA FoundationLearning and Leadership Grants$2,000-$5,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/01/2018The McNeil Center for Early American StudiesThe MCEAS Dissertation Fellowship Program$21,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/01/2018Massachusetts Historical SocietyNew England Regional Fellowship Consortium$5,000 | 8 wks. min.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/01/2018American Schools of Oriental ResearchExcavation Fellowships$2,000Apply directly to the sponsor
02/01/2018Spencer FoundationSmall Research Grants Program$50,000Apply directly to the sponsor
02/01/2018Children's Literature AssociationChLA Hannah Beiter Graduate Student Research Grants$500-$1,500Apply directly to the sponsor
02/01/2018Children's Literature AssociationChLA Faculty Research Grants$500-$1,500Apply directly to the sponsor
02/01/2018Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval StudiesPost-doctoral Mellon Fellowships$35,000 CANApply directly to the sponsor
02/07/2018National Endowment for the HumanitiesPublic Scholar Program$4,200/mo. | 12 mos. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/07/2018James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race and Difference - Emory UniversityVisiting Fellows Program - Postdoctoral and advanced scholars$45,000-$75,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/07/2018James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race and Difference - Emory UniversityVisiting Fellows Program - Predoctoral scholars$25,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/15/2018Massachusetts Historical SocietySuzanne and Caleb Loring Research Fellowship$4,000 | 4 wks. min.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/15/2018University of WashingtonThe Jacobs Research Funds$3,000, $6,000, and $9,000Apply directly to the sponsor
02/15/2018American Historical SocietyAlbert J. Beveridge Grant for Research in the History of the Western Hemisphere$1,000 max.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/15/2018American Historical SocietyMichael Kraus Research Grant in American Colonial History$800 max.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/15/2018American Historical SocietyLittleton-Griswold Research Grant for Research in US Legal History$1,000 max.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/15/2018American Historical SocietyBernadotte E. Schmitt Grant for Research in European, African, or Asian History$1,500 max.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/16/2018University of Pittsburgh Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences -- Postdoctoral Fellowship Program$47,476/yr. | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
02/19/2018The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish ArchivesFellowship ProgramUnspecifiedApply directly to the sponsor
02/23/2018ConTex-UT System/CONACYTPostdoctoral Fellowship Program$55,000 max. | 12 mo. max.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
03/01/2018Massachusetts Historical SocietyShort-term Research Fellowships$2,000 | 4 wks.Apply directly to the sponsor
03/01/2018International Institute for Asian StudiesIIAS FellowshipsEuro 2,000Apply directly to the sponsor