Grants for Graduate Students Funding Opportunities in the Liberal Arts


Sponsor: American Psychological Association (APF) Deadline



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Sponsor: American Psychological Association (APF)

Deadline: 03/01/2015

Amount: $15,000
Description: The grants support empirical research from all fields of the behavioral and social sciences on any topic related to lesbian, gay, or bisexual issues. Proposals are especially encouraged for empirical studies that address the following topics: 1) heterosexuals' attitudes and behaviors toward lesbians and gay men, including prejudice, discrimination, and violence; 2) family and workplace issues relevant to lesbians and gay men; 3) subgroups of the lesbian and gay population that have historically been underrepresented in scientific research. Must be either doctoral‐level researcher or graduate student affiliated with an educational institution of a 501(c)(3) nonprofit research organization. Graduate students and early career researchers are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by March 1. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.
Disciplines: Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/placek.aspx

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Title: Phillips Fund for Native American Research

Sponsor: American Philosophical Society (APS)

Deadline: 03/02/2015

Amount: $2,500-3,500
Description: The Phillips Fund of the American Philosophical Society provides grants for research in Native American linguistics, ethnohistory, and the history of studies of Native Americans, in the continental United States and Canada. Grants are not made for projects in archaeology, ethnography, psycholinguistics, or for the preparation of pedagogical materials. The committee prefers to support the work of younger scholars who have received the doctorate. Applications are also accepted from graduate students for research on master's theses or doctoral dissertations.
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by March 2. See grant announcement for materials to be submitted with proposal.
Disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.amphilsoc.org/grants/phillips

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Title: Summer Research/Travel Funding

Sponsor: University of Texas at Austin, Native American and Indigenous Studies (NAIS)

Deadline: 03/03/2014

Amount: Unspecified
Description: Limited summer research or professional travel money to our students available to students in Native American and Indigenous Studies at UT Austin.
How to Apply: Submit a 1-2 page description of your research or travel plans, a brief budget, a statement of other funding sources you have received or applied to, and a statement describing your participation in NAIS events and programs in the past year to Dr. Jim Cox jhcox@austin.utexas.edu by March 3.
Disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences; International Students: Y
More Info: http://www.utexas.edu/cola/inits/nais/

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Title: Summer Research Fellowships

Sponsor: University of Texas at Austin, Psychology Department

Deadline: 03/07/2014

Amount: $5,000
Description: This fellowship is designed to provide summer financial support for outstanding graduate students in the Department of Psychology. The number and amount of awards that are made in a given year depend on the number and quality of the applications received. Most awards will be in the amount of $5000, but smaller awards may be awarded. Students who are awarded Summer Research Fellowships will not be eligible for summer TAs. Note, too, that the award is not available to students graduating this spring and students who already have summer support in the form of another fellowship (e.g., NRSA, NSA Fellowship, Continuing Fellowship, etc.). Funding decisions will be made by a faculty committee. The committee’s funding decisions will be based on: (a) the quality of the proposed research, (b) the student's progress in the program, and (c) the student’s financial need.

How to Apply: Contact Kimberly Terry (terry@austin.utexas.edu), Graduate Coordinator in the Department of Psychology, for application guidelines.
Disciplines: Social Sciences; International Students: Y
More Info: NA

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Title: Dan David Prize

Sponsor: Dan David Prize

Deadline: 03/10/2015

Amount: $15,000
Description: Each year the Dan David Prize awards 20 scholarships to outstanding doctoral and postdoctoral students of exceptional promise in the chosen fields; 10 of these are awarded to students from universities all over the world. Fields for the 2015 competition are:1) Present--Retrieving the Past: Historians and their Sources; 2) Present--The Information Revolution; 3) Future: Bioinformatics.
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by March 10. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.

Disciplines: Humanities; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.dandavidprize.org/scholarship-applications

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Title: Carter Manny Award

Sponsor: Graham Foundation

Deadline: 03/15/2014

Amount: $15,000-$20,000
Description: The Carter Manny Award supports dissertation research and writing by promising scholars whose projects have architecture as their primary concern and focus and have the potential to shape contemporary discourse about architecture and impact the field. Projects may be drawn from the various fields of inquiry supported by the Graham Foundation: architectural history, theory, and criticism; design; engineering; landscape architecture; urban planning; urban studies; the visual arts; and other related fields. The award assists students enrolled in graduate programs in architecture, art history, the fine arts, humanities, and the social sciences working on architecture topics.
How to Apply: Submit nominations directly to sponsor March 15. Students must be nominated by their department to apply for the Carter Manny Award. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.
Disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.grahamfoundation.org/grant_programs/?mode=award

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Title: Moody Research Grants, and the Harry Middleton Fellowship in Presidential Studies

Sponsor: University of Texas at Austin, LBJ Foundation

Deadline: 03/15/2014

Amount: $500-$5,000
Description: Twice a year, The LBJ Foundation awards Moody Research Grants, ranging from $500 to $2,500, and the Harry Middleton Fellowship in Presidential Studies, in the amount of $5,000. Moody Research Grants may be used for research for dissertations, theses, senior papers, publications and other projects. The Middleton Fellowship is given to students whose research highlights how history can illuminate current and future policy issues. While post-doctoral fellows may apply, preference is given to doctoral students. The fellowship requires recipients to conduct research at the LBJ Library and at least one other National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) facility. The application deadline for both is September 15 for the spring term (January 1 – August 31) and March 15 for the fall term (June 1 – December 31).
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by March 15. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.
Disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.lbjlibrary.org/page/foundation/initiatives/harry-middleton-fellowship-in-presidential-studies

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Title: Fellowships for Doctoral Candidates

Sponsor: American Association of University Women (AAUW), Austin Branch

Deadline: 03/17/2014

Amount: $2,000
Description: The AAUW Austin Branch is announcing its fellowship competition for 2014-2015. The Austin Branch will award 1-3 fellowships in the amount of at least $2,000 each. This award is to assist women who require financial help to complete their doctoral program. A prerequisite for consideration for this award is formal candidacy for the doctoral degree.
How to Apply: Apply directly to The University of Texas at Austin's Office of Graduate Studies by March 17. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.
Disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences; International Students: Y
More Info: http://austin-tx.aauw.net/special-projects/fellowships/

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Title: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (F31) (PA-14-147)

Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Deadline: 03/18/2014

Amount: $22,476/yr. stipend; $4,200 institutional allowance; tuition
Description: The purpose of the Kirschstein-NRSA predoctoral fellowship (F31) award is to enable promising predoctoral students to obtain individualized, mentored research training from outstanding faculty sponsors while conducting dissertation research in scientific health-related fields relevant to the missions of the participating NIH Institutes and Centers. The proposed mentored research training must reflect the applicants dissertation research project and is expected to clearly enhance the individuals potential to develop into a productive, independent research scientist. Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
How to Apply: Contact your departmental Grants and Contracts Specialist or Liberal Arts Grants Services (lagrants@austin.utexas.edu) and return Proposal Review Form by March 18.

Disciplines: Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-147.html

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Title: Public Fellows

Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)

Deadline: 03/19/2014

Amount: $65,000/yr. (stipend), 2 yrs.
Description: ACLS invites applications for the second competition of the Public Fellows program. The program will place 20 recent Ph.D.’s from the humanities and humanistic social sciences in two-year staff positions at partnering organizations in government and the nonprofit sector. Fellows will participate in the substantive work of these organizations and receive professional mentoring. Compensation will be competitive with new professional employees of the hosting organization and will include health insurance for the fellow.
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by March 19. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.
Disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.acls.org/programs/publicfellowscomp/

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Title: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (F31-Diversity) (PA-14-148)

Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Deadline: 03/24/2014

Amount: $22,476/yr. stipend; $4,200 institutional allowance; tuition
Description: The purpose of this Kirschstein-NRSA predoctoral fellowship (F31) award is to enhance the diversity of the health-related research workforce by supporting the research training of predoctoral students from population groups that have been shown to be underrepresented in the biomedical, behavioral, or clinical research workforce. Such individuals include those from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, those with disabilities, and those from disadvantaged backgrounds. Through this award program, promising predoctoral students will obtain individualized, mentored research training from outstanding faculty sponsors while conducting well-defined research projects in scientific health-related fields relevant to the missions of the participating NIH Institutes and Centers. The proposed mentored research training is expected to clearly enhance the individuals potential to develop into a productive, independent research scientist. Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
How to Apply: Contact your departmental Grants and Contracts Specialist or Liberal Arts Grants Services (lagrants@austin.utexas.edu) and return Proposal Review Form by March 24.

Disciplines: Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-148.html

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Title: Graduate Fellowship Program

Sponsor: International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER)

Deadline: 03/30/2014

Amount: $15,000
Description: IFER supports the development, validation, and implementation of innovative scientific methodologies that advance science and replace the use of animals in research, testing, and education. To that end, the foundation is accepting applications for the IFER Graduate Fellowship Program from graduate students whose program of study shows the greatest potential to replace the use of animals in science. Fellowships also will be considered for graduate students in other fields (e.g., education, psychology, humanities, journalism, and the law) for projects that show promise to increase public awareness of or promote changes in the legal system or public policy regarding the use of animals in research, testing, and education.
How to Apply: Submit directly to sponsor by March 30. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.
Disciplines: Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.ifer.org/fellowships.php

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Title: Henry Roe Cloud Dissertation Writing Fellowship in American Indian and Indigenous Studies

Sponsor: Yale University

Deadline: 03/31/2014

Amount: $27,300
Description: The Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences in conjunction with the Howard R. Lamar Center for the Study of Frontiers and Borders and the Ethnicity, Race, and Migration Program invite applications for the 5th Annual Henry Roe Cloud Dissertation Writing Fellowship in American Indian and Indigenous Studies. The Roe Cloud Fellowship is intended to develop American Indian Studies at Yale and by extension throughout the academy by facilitating the completion of the doctorate by scholars working on pressing issues related to the American Indian experience. Scholars working on topics in Indigenous Studies that relate to the study of North American Indians are also encouraged to apply. The Fellowship will support a graduate scholar in any doctoral field for the academic year, beginning August 1, 2014 and ending July 31, 2015. Graduate students working towards careers in higher education who have completed all doctoral requirements but the dissertation are invited to apply.
How to Apply: Submit directly to sponsor by March 31. See grant announcement for materials to be submitted with proposal.
Disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://ygsna.sites.yale.edu/news/american-indian-studies-dissertation-writing-fellowship#sthash.CAm6EkD8.dpuf

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Title: Margaret W. Moore and John M. Moore Research Fellowship

Sponsor: Friends Historical Library and/or the Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Deadline: 03/31/2014

Amount: Unspecified
Description: The purpose of the Margaret W. Moore and John M. Moore Research Fellowship is to provide a stipend to promote research during the academic year or summer months using the resources of the Friends Historical Library and/or the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. See below to read about the past Moore Fellows.
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by March 31. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.
Disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/peacewebsite/scpcWebsite/Documents/MooreFellowship.htm

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Title: Social Documentary Photography Grants

Sponsor: Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for International Photography

Deadline: 03/31/2014

Amount: $5,000
Description: The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for International Photography is a not-for-profit organization committed to fostering positive social discourse in underrepresented communities throughout the world by encouraging emerging and established photographers working in developing nations to keep their lenses fixed on the plight of the poor and disenfranchised. Headquartered in New York, with a presence in Paris and Zurich, the foundation serves the international photographic community through exhibitions, publishing, grants, education, and other curatorial projects. For the second year, the foundation has announced that it is seeking entries of outstanding work in social documentary photo reportage. Photographers around the world are encouraged to submit entries focusing on lives and populations ravaged by war, famine, poverty, religious persecution, political oppression, forced migration, and other social injustices. The winning submission will be awarded a grant of $5,000 to be utilized for the production or completion of a social documentary project. Photographers of all nationalities who are at least 18 years of age are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.
Disciplines: Social Sciences; International Students: Y
More Info: http://mrofoundation.org/?page/84068/photography-grants

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Title: Harry S. Truman Library Institute Research Grants

Sponsor: Harry S. Truman Library Institute for National and International Affairs

Deadline: 04/01/2015

Amount: $2,500/1-3 wks.
Description: These grants are intended to enable graduate students, post-doctoral scholars and other researchers to come to the Harry S. Truman Library for one to three weeks to use its collections. Awards are to offset expenses incurred for this purpose only. Graduate students and post-doctoral scholars are particularly encouraged to apply, but applications from others engaged in advanced research will also be considered. Preference will be given to projects that have application to enduring public policy and foreign policy issues and that have a high probability of being published or publicly disseminated in some other way. The potential contribution of a project to an applicant’s development as a scholar will also be considered. An individual may receive no more than two Research Grants in a five-year period. Applications accepted twice per year in April and October.
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by April 1. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.

Disciplines: Social Sciences; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.trumanlibrary.org/grants/

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Title: Ida Halpern Fellowship and Award

Sponsor: Society for Ethnomusicology

Deadline: 04/01/2014

Amount: $4,000 research + $1,000 publication award
Description: The purpose of the Halpern Fellowship and Award is to support research on Native American Music of the United States and Canada and to recognize the publication of said research. Established scholars, recent Ph.D.s, or Ph.D. candidates who have completed all program requirements except dissertation research. Preference will be given to a person planning to do research based on Dr. Halpern's collection of Northwest Coast music. Once a person has been awarded the fellowship/prize, he or she will not be eligible to reapply for a three-year period to begin at the time the prize is announced.
How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by April 1. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.

Disciplines: Humanities; International Students: Unknown
More Info: http://www.ethnomusicology.org/?Prizes_Halpern

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Title: Language Legacies

Sponsor: Endangered Language Fund (ELF)

Deadline: 04/01/2014

Amount: $4,000
Description: The Endangered Language Fund was founded in 1996 with the goal of supporting language preservation and documentation projects. To that end, ELF provides grants for language maintenance and linguistic fieldwork related to languages in danger of disappearing within a generation or two. Priority is given to projects that serve both the native community and the field of linguistics. Work that has immediate applicability to one group and more distant application to the other also will be considered. Publishing subventions are a low priority, although they will be considered. ELF expects grants in this round to be less than $4,000 in amount and to average about $2,000. Funds can be applied to consultant fees, tapes, films, travel, etc., but not overhead. Researchers and language activists from any country are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply: Contact your departmental Grants and Contracts Specialist or Liberal Arts Grants Services (lagrants@austin.utexas.edu) and return Proposal Review form by April 1.
Disciplines: Social Sciences; International Students: Y
More Info: http://www.endangeredlanguagefund.org/request.php

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Title: Pan-American Advanced Studies Institutes Program (PASI) (NSF 12-535)

Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF)

Deadline: 04/03/2012

Amount: $75,000 - $120,000
Description: Pan-American Advanced Studies Institutes are short courses of ten to twenty-one days duration, aimed at the advanced graduate, post-doctoral and junior faculty level. Institutes in the physical, mathematical, biological sciences, geosciences, computer and information sciences, and engineering disciplines may be supported. Institutes in the biological sciences are encouraged to place a special emphasis on any one or more of the following areas: systems biology, biodiversity, modeling and simulation, ecology on a regional to continental scale, and synthetic biology.

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