Monthly Archives: October 2012

Lehigh Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowship in Latin American Studies

Deadline: November 28
Length: 2 years
Comments: For “Ph.D. candidates specializing in Latin America, with a clear contemporary Latin American cultural studies focus … whose research concentrates in any of the following areas: social movements, identity (gender, ethnic, religious, etc.), transnational migration, and/or urbanization”

Dartmouth Neukom Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: December 1
Length: 1 year
Comments: “Neukom Fellows are interdisciplinary positions for recent Ph.D.s whose research interests cuts across traditional disciplinary boundaries, but has some computational component, whether it be a framing concept for intellectual exploration or an explicit component of the work that is pursued”

ASR Fichter Research Grant in Women and Religion

Deadline: May 1 in 2012
Length/Amount: $24,000
Comments: “Applications are invited from scholars involved in promising research the area of women and religion; this includes religion and gender issues, and feminist perspectives on religion” ;”Applicants must be members of the Association for the Sociology of Religion and also have been members at least during the year prior to that in which they submit their application”; dissertation research eligible

USC Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: November 15
Length: 1 year
Comments: “Candidates should choose one of the following programs as their proposed host department and explain the choice briefly in their cover letter: American Studies, Art History ,Classics, Comparative Literature, Critical Studies (Cinema), East Asian Languages and Cultures, English, French and Italian, History, Linguistics, Musicology, Philosophy, Slavic Languages and Literatures, and Spanish

Kenyon College Marilyn Yarbrough Dissertation Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: December 20
Length: 1 year
Comments: “The dissertation program targets persons who come from under-represented and disadvantaged backgrounds”; “Generally, the program seeks fellows pursuing doctorates in one of the following fields: African and African American Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Art, Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Classics, Dance, Drama, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, History, Humanities, International Studies, Legal Studies, Mathematics, Modern Languages and Literature, Music, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Public Policy, Psychology, Religious Studies, Scientific Computing, Sociology, and Women’s and Gender Studies..”


Sylvia Forman Prize for Student Papers in Feminist Anthropology

Deadline: June 1
Length/Amount: $500 for undergraduates, $1000 for graduate students
Comments: “We encourage essays in all four subfields of anthropology. Essays may be based on research on a wide variety of topics including (but not limited to) feminist analysis of women’s work, education, reproduction, sexuality, religion, and expressive culture, language, family and kin relations, economic development, gender and material culture, gender and biology, women and development, globalization, and intersectionalities of gender, race, sexuality, and class”