Welcome to the Liberal Arts Grants Digest! The Liberal Arts Grants Services staff is committed to identifying and sharing relevant grant opportunities for the College’s faculty, graduate students, and research staff. Please contact us if you have any questions.

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
10/11/2017Wenner-Gren FoundationDissertation Fieldwork Grants$20,000 max. | 1 yr.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
10/11/2017Archaeological Institute of AmericaCotsen Excavation Grants$25,000 max. | 1 yr.Contact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
10/12/2017Spencer FoundationThe Lyle Spencer Research Awards: Advancing Understanding of Education Practice and Its Improvement$100,000–$1MContact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
10/12/2017National Endowment for the HumanitiesDialogues on the Experience of War$100,000 max. | 1–2 yrs.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
10/12/2017Archaeological Institute of AmericaJohn R. Coleman Traveling Fellowship $11,000 | 1 yr.Contact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
10/12/2017Archaeological Institute of AmericaHarriet and Leon Pomerance Fellowship $5,000 | 1 yr.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
10/12/2017Archaeological Institute of AmericaOlivia James Traveling Fellowship $25,000 | 1 yr.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
10/12/2017Archaeological Institute of AmericaThe Archaeology of Portugal Fellowship $7,500 max. | 1 yr.Contact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
10/15/2017National Endowment for DemocracyReagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program$50,000 | 12 monthsApply directly to the sponsor
10/15/2017Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly ExchangeDissertation Fellowships for Republic of China Students Abroad$18,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/15/2017American Antiquarian SocietyHench Post-Dissertation Fellowship$35,000 | 12 monthsApply directly to the sponsor
10/15/2017Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly ExchangeScholar Grants$35,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/15/2017Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly ExchangeDoctoral Fellowships$18,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/15/2017Women's Studies in Religion Program - Harvard Divinity SchoolResearch Associate$60,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/16/2017Notre Dame Institute for Advanced StudyResidential Fellowships$60,000 max. | 3 wks.-1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/15/2017Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly ExchangeResearch GrantsVaries | 2 yrs. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/15/2017The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship FoundationThe Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowship in Women’s Studies$5,000 | UnspecifiedApply directly to the sponsor
10/15/2017W. F. Albright Institute of Archaeological ResearchVarious FellowshipsVariesPlease see sponsor for a list of fellowship opportunities
10/16/2017Notre Dame Institute for Advanced StudyGraduate Student Fellowships$25,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/18/2017Henry Luce Foundation/American Council of Learned Societies Program in China StudiesProgram in China Studies Collaborative Reading Workshop Grants$15,000 max.Contact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
10/18/2017Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange - American Council of Learned SocietiesComparative Perspectives on Chinese Culture and SocietyVariesContact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
10/25/2017James Marston Fitch Charitable FoundationSamuel H. Kress Fellowship$15,000 max. | 1 yr. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/25/2017National Science FoundationEcology and Evolution of Infectious DiseasesVariesContact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
10/25/2017American Council of Learned Societies - Henry Luce FoundationHenry Luce Foundation Dissertation Fellowships in American Art$32,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/25/2017American Council of Learned SocietiesMellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships$38,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/25/2017American Council of Learned SocietiesLuce/ACLS Program in Religion Journalism & International Affairs Fellowships for Scholars$58,000 | 9 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/25/2017Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies - European Institute UniversityJean Monnet Postdoctoral Fellowships€2,500/mo. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/30/2017Archaeological Institute of AmericaGraduate Student Travel AwardVariesApply directly to the sponsor
10/31/2017Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies-University of PennsylvaniaKatz Center Fellowships - 2018-2019 Jewish Life in Modern Islamic Contexts$60,000 max. | 9 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/31/2017Hagley Museum and LibraryExploratory Research Grants$400 | 1 week max.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/31/2017Hagley Museum and LibraryHenry Belin du Pont Research Grants$400/week | 8 weeks max.Apply directly to the sponsor
10/31/2017The John W. Kluge Center - Library of CongressKislak Fellowship$4,200/mo. | 3 monthsApply directly to the sponsor
10/31/2017Advanced Research Collaborative - The Graduate School, City University of New YorkDistinguished Visiting Fellowship 2018-2019$36,000 or $72,000 | 1-2 semestersApply directly to the sponsor
10/31/2017Graham FoundationCarter Manny Award$15,000-$20,000 | 1 yr.Submit nominations directly to sponsor November 15.
11/01/2017National Science FoundationPostdoctoral Research Fellowships$69,000/yr. | 1-2 yrs.Contact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
11/01/2017Academy of American PoetsWalt Whitman Award$5,000Apply directly to the sponsor
11/01/2017C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American ExperiencePatrick Henry Writing Fellowship$45,000 | 9 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/01/2017Loeb Classical Library Foundation-Harvard UniversityLoeb Classical Library Foundation Fellowship$35,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/01/2017Institute for Advanced StudySchool of Social Science Visiting Scholars - Theme: "Crisis and Critique"$70,000 max. | 9 mo. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/01/2017Library Company of PhiladelphiaNEH Post-Doctoral Fellowships for 2018–2019$4,200/mo | 4-9monthsApply directly to the sponsor
11/01/2017The Library Company of PhiladelphiaPEAES Post-Doctoral Fellowships$40,000 | 1 yearApply directly to the sponsor
11/01/2017Institute for Advanced Study-School of Historical StudiesMellon Fellowships for Assistant Professors$75,000 max. | 9 mo. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/01/2017Institute for Advanced Study - School of Social ScienceVisiting Member Fellowships 2017-2018$70,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/03/2017Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences - Stanford UniversityIndividual Residential Fellowships$73,000 max. | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/06/2017School for Advanced ResearchResident Scholars-Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship in Latino Studies$50,000 max. | 9 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/06/2017School for Advanced ResearchResident Scholars-Weatherhead Fellowship$40,000 max. | 9 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/06/2017School for Advanced ResearchResident Scholars-Katrin H. Lamon Fellowship$40,000 max. | 9 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/06/2017School for Advanced ResearchResident Scholars-Anne Ray Fellowship$40,000 max. | 9 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/06/2017Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of TexasMulti-Investigator Research Awards$6 million max. | 4 yrs. max.Contact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
11/07/2017Social Sciences Research CouncilInternational Dissertation Research Fellowship$21,000/yr. | 9-12 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/08/2017National Endowment for the HumanitiesNext Generation Humanities PhD Planning Grants$25,000 max. | 12 mo.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
11/08/2017Henry Luce Foundation/American Council of Learned Societies Program in China StudiesPre-dissertation Summer Travel Grants$5,000 | 3-4 monthsApply directly to the sponsor
11/08/2017Henry Luce Foundation/American Council of Learned Societies Program in China StudiesPostdoctoral Fellowships$50,000 max. | 9 monthsApply directly to the sponsor
11/10/2017Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society - Indiana UniversityPostdoctoral Scholar Program$51,500/yr. | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/14/2017National Endowment for the ArtsTranslation Projects$25,000 max. | 2 yr. max.Contact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
11/14/2017National Endowment for the HumanitiesSustaining Cultural Heritage Collections (Planning or Implementation Grants)$350,000 max. | 5 yrs. max.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
11/15/2017National Institute of HealthNIH Loan Repayment Program$35,000yr. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017National Endowment for the HumanitiesCollaborative Research Grants$100,000/yr. | 3 yrs. max.Contact Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist Vanessa Lopez
11/15/2017The University of Texas at Austin - Harry Ransom CenterFellowships$3,500-$4,000 | 1-3 monthsApply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017National Endowment for the HumanitiesScholarly Editions and Translations Grants$100,000/yr. | 3 yrs. max.Contact Grants & Contracts Specialist Brook Davis
11/15/2017American Association of University WomenAmerican Dissertation Fellowships$20,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017American Association of University WomenSummer/Short-Term Research Publication Grants$6,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017Hagley Museum and LibraryHenry Belin du Pont Dissertation Fellowships$6,500 | 4 mo.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017Stanford Humanities CenterMellon Postdoctoral Fellowships$77,000 | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017University of North Carolina at Chapel HillCarolina Postdoctoral Program for Faculty Diversity$47,476/yr. | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017The University of Texas at Austin - Harry Ransom CenterDissertation Fellowships$2,000-$2,500 | 1 yr. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017The University of Texas at Austin - Harry Ransom CenterTravel Stipends$2,000-$2,500Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017Mandel Center - United States Holocaust Memorial MuseumAnnual Fellowship Competition$3,700/mo. max. | 3-8 monthsApply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017Yale Younger PoetsYale Younger Poets PrizeNot applicableApply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017American Council of Learned Societies - Robert H. N. Ho Family FoundationThe Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhist Studies$30,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017The Newberry LibraryLong-Term Newberry Library Fellowships in the Humanities$4,200/mo. | 4-9 mos.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship FoundationThe Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship$25,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/15/2017Williams CollegeGaius Charles Bolin Dissertation and Post-MFA Fellowships$50,000/yr. | 2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/17/2017Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History - Harvard UniversityGlobal American Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship$54,100/yr. | 1-2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/17/2017Gerda Henkel Foundation Research Scholarships15,000 Euros max. | 1-2 yrs.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/30/2017Cornell UniversityMellon Post-doctoral Fellowships 2018-2020$50,000 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
11/30/2017Organization of American HistoriansLouis Pelzer Memorial AwardNot applicableApply directly to the sponsor
12/01/2017Hagley Museum and LibraryNEH-Hagley Postdoctoral Fellowship on Business, Culture, and Society$4,200/mo. | 8 mo. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/01/2017Organization of American HistoriansHuggins-Quarles Dissertation Completion AwardUnspecifiedApply directly to the sponsor
12/01/2017Organization of American HistoriansJohn Higham Research Fellowship$1,000-$1,500 | UnspecifiedApply directly to the sponsor
12/01/2017Organization of American HistoriansSamuel and Marion Merrill Graduate Student Travel Grants$500 | 1 yr.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/01/2017Horowitz Foundation for Social PolicyDissertation Research Grants$7,500 | 5 yrs. max.Apply directly to the sponsor
12/15/2017American Association of University WomenCareer Development Grants$12,000 max. | 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