Funding Opportunities

Grant Title

Deadline Academic Division
Fulbright Scholars Program 8/1/13 Various
American Academy of Religion: Collaborative Research 8/1/13 Various
American Academy of Religion: Individual Research 8/1/13 Humanities
NEH: Media Makers Development Grant 8/14/13 Humanities
Wilson Center Eastern European Fellowship 9/1/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
American Academy in Berlin 9/2/13 Fine Arts; Humanties; Social Sciences
Calvin Center for Christian Scholarship 10/1/13 Various
The Louisville Institute 10/1/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
ACLS Fellowship 9/26/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships for Recently Tenured Scholars 9/26/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
Charles A. Ryskamp Research Fellowships 9/26/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
The Louisville Institute: Project Grants for Researchers 10/1/13 Humanities
The Amy Clampitt Poetry Residency Program 10/1/13 Fine Arts; Humanities
U.S. Institute of Peace Grant 10/1/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
Kellog Institute Visiting Fellows 10/1/13 Social Sciences
Cornell University Society for the Humanities - Fellowships 10/1/13 Humanities
University of Chicago Library - Robert L. Platzmann Fellowship 10/1/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
DAAD/German Academic Exchange 10/15/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
Getty Foundation Short Term Library Grants 10/15/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
University of Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study 10/15/13 Fine Arts; Humanities; Social Sciences
Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Fellowship 10/15/13 Fine Arts; Humanities
Clark Art Fellowships 10/15/13 Fine Arts; Humanities
American Academy of Arts and Sciences Visiting Scholars Program
10/22/13 Humanities
Rice University - Autrey Visiting Scholars 10/31/13 Humanities
Rome Prize 11/1/13 Fine Arts; Humanties; Social Sciences
The Louisville Institute: Sabbatical Grant for Researchers 11/1/13 Humanities
Howard Fellowships (from Brown University) 11/1/13 Fine Arts; Humanities
Getty Scholars and Research Fellowships 11/1/13 Fine Arts; Humanities; Social Sciences
Princeton University, Institute for Advanced Study 11/1/13 Humanities; Social Sciences
Valparaiso University, Lilly Teaching Fellows 11/1/13 Various
School for Advance Research Resident Fellows 11/1/13 Humanities
UND Kroc Institute of Peace Visiting Research Fellowship 11/1/13 Humanities
Rice University Humanities Research Center: Rice Seminars 12/1/13 Humanities
The American Political Science Association (APSA) 12/1/13 Social Sciences
Wellesley College, New House Center for the Humanities 12/1/13 Humanities
Vanderbuilt University, William S. Vaughn Visiting Fellowship 1/15/14 Humanities
Frederick B. Artz Summer Research Program 1/15/14 Humanities
Princeton University Library Research Grant 1/15/14 Humanities; Social Sciences
American Academy of Arts and Sciences Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy
1/17.14 Natural Sciences
Moakley Research Travel Grant (History) 3/1/14 Social Sciences
Robert J. Dole Archive and Fellowship (History) 3/15/14 Social Sciences
University of Alabama Short-Term Travel Grant (History) 3/22/14 Social Sciences
Boston Athanaeum Fellowships 4/15/14 Humanities
Gilder Lehrman Fellowships 5/1/14 Social Sciences
Rockerfeller Foundation, Bellagio Center 5/1/14 Fine Arts; Humanities; Social Sciences
Kluge Center Fellowships 7/15/14 Humanities; Social Sciences
New York Public Library Short Term Research Fellowships TBD Humanities; Social Sciences
National Science Foundation (NSF) Various Natural Sciences
National Endowment for the Humanities Various Humanities; Social Sciences
Department of Education Various Various
The Bradley Foundation Various Humanities; Social Sciences
American Psychological Association (APA) Various Natural Sciences; Social Sciences
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Various Various
American Antiquarian Society Visiting Research Fellowships Various Humanities; Social Sciences

The NEH supports summer institutes and workshops every year across the US and internationally. Check them out here.

These search engines can help you if you are just beginning your search for external funding: 

Boston University - Humanities Fellowships and Grants

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Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes - Fellowship Funding

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University of Minnesota at Morris Funding Opportunities


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