Call for Applications: Fellowship in the History of Knowledge, German Historical Institute

Deadline: December 1st 2017

The German Historical Institute, Washington, DC, is now accepting applications for a 6- to 12-month Fellowship in The History of Knowledge. Potential projects could focus on (but are not limited to) the following areas: the dynamics of knowledge transfer, communication and dissemination (or restriction) of knowledge, the preservation, collection, and curation of knowledge, and the transformative nature of knowledge and its impact on societies. It is essential that the proposed research projects make use of historical methods and engage with the relevant historiography. The fellowship term begins September 1, 2018. Continue reading


The Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine Research Fellowship

Deadline: May 15th 2017

The Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine is pleased to provide one $5,000 grant to support travel, lodging, and incidental expenses for a flexible research period between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018. Foundation Fellowships are offered for research related to the history of women to be conducted at the Center for the History of Medicine at the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine. Continue reading


Call for Applications: Research Fellowships – Jacques Loeb Centre for the History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences

Deadline: April 27th 2017

The Jacques Loeb Centre for the History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences is offering research fellowships for two projects starting in the 2017-18 academic year. Continue reading


Research Fellowship – The Jacques Loeb Centre for the History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences

Deadline: April 27th 2017

The Jacques Loeb Centre for the History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences is offering research fellowships for two projects starting in the 2017-18 academic year. The fellowships are for PhD and post-doctoral students as well as visiting research students and … Continue reading


Call for Applications: Strathclyde-Shanghai Early Career Medical Humanities Fellowships 2017/8

Deadline: April 12th 2017

The Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare (CSHHH) at the University of Strathclyde, the Musto Center for Drug Policy Studies (MCDPS) and the Center for the History of Development (CHD) at Shanghai University invite applications for the above twelve-month Fellowships. They are aimed at candidates who will be in their fourth year of doctoral study or in the first two years of their postdoctoral career in the academic year 2017/8. Successful applicants will spend a year working at Shanghai University in the collaboration that has grown since 2012 between the two institutions in order to conduct personal research; to produce publications and postdoctoral funding applications; and to contribute to teaching in English for undergraduates and postgraduates. Up to four Fellowships are available. Continue reading


Library Research Awards 2017/18 – Barnard Library

Deadline: April 1st 2017

The Barnard Library will award two grants of $2,500 to researchers using its Archives, Zine Library or Barnard Center for Research on Women (BCRW) collection. Continue reading


DEADLINE EXTENDED: Seed Grants for Interdisciplinary Projects in Society and Neuroscience

Deadline: March 29th 2017

Deadline extended until March 29. The Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience program invites proposals for interdisciplinary projects and research that lie at the intersection of neuroscience, the humanities, and the social sciences. Continue reading