Category Archives: Dissertation research fellowship

German Historical Institute Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Family and Kinship

Deadline: December 1

Length: 6 to 12 months

Comments: “Potential projects could focus on (but are not limited to) the following areas: multi-ethnic/transnational families, kinship networks, collective or group biography, intergenerational relations, or the history of family roles. It is essential that the proposed research projects make use of historical methods and engage with the relevant historiography.”

URL: http://www.ghi-dc.org/fellowships-programs/fellowships-grants/fellowship-in-the-history-of-family-and-kinship.html?L=0

German Historical Institute Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Race and Ethnicity

Deadline: December 1

Length: 6-12 months

Comments: “Potential projects could focus on (but are not limited to) the following areas: African American History or the history of any other ethnic or racial group in North America, the construction of race and ethnicity, the intersection of race and nationalism, the transformation of racial and ethnic concepts over time.”

URL: http://www.ghi-dc.org/fellowships-programs/fellowships-grants/fellowship-in-the-history-of-race-and-ethnicity.html?L=0

Northeastern University Visiting Scholar Position in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: April 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The program is open to scholars (including ABD) of all disciplines who would enjoy working in an interdisciplinary environment that encourages critical feminist exploration addressing intersections of gender and sexuality with race, class, nation, religion, and a wide range of social justice issues.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000920829-01

German Historical Institute Doctoral/Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Race and Ethnicity

Deadline: December 1

Length: 6-12 months

Comments: “Candidates doing original research for a dissertation or a second book project will be preferred.”

URL: http://www.ghi-dc.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1541&Itemid=62

 

Smithsonian Institute Dibner and Baird Resident Scholarships

Deadline: January 15

Length: Up to 6 months @ $3500/month

Comments: Dibner for “for individuals working on a topic relating to the history of science and technology”; Baird “to support the study of some of SI Libraries’ most unique and valuable holdings: its Special Collections.”

URL: http://library.si.edu/fellowships

University of Virginia Woodson Institute Pre-Doctoral Residential Research Fellowship

Deadline: December 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: Seeking “scholars whose work focuses on African America, Africa and/or the African Diaspora” Must be ABD “pior to” August 1, 2016

URL: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=77062

National Academy of Education/Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program

Deadline: October 3

Length: 1 year

Comments: “These $25,000 fellowships support individuals whose dissertations show potential for bringing fresh and constructive perspectives to the history, theory, or practice of formal or informal education anywhere in the world.” “all applicants must document that they will have completed all pre-dissertation requirements by June 1, 2015”

URL: http://www.naeducation.org/NAED_080200.htm