Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Humboldt Research Fellowship Program (Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation)
Deadline: Open/Rolling

Citizenship Status Requirement: U.S. Citizens Only

Degree Status: PhD

Duration: 6-24 months

Residency/Travel: Germany

Maximum Award: N/A

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: N/A

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: https://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/home.html

Society of Fellows (University of Michigan)
Deadline: September

Citizenship Status Requirement: N/A

Degree Status: PhD

Duration: 3 years

Residency/Travel: Non-U.S. Only

Maximum Award: tuition + stipend

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: Azerbaijani, Bangla,Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Swahili, Turkish, Urdu, Arabic, Persian, Chinese, Japanese, Russian

Other Eligibility Restrictions: Preliminary training requirements vary; no research allowed.

Website: http://www.clscholarship.org/

Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts (Princeton University)
Deadline: October

Citizenship Status Requirement: N/A

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  3 years

Residency/Travel: N/A

Maximum Award: N/A

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: N/A

Other Eligibility Restrictions: Half research, half teaching.

Website: https://sf.princeton.edu/

Fellowship Program for Individual Humanists and Social Scientists (Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study)
Deadline: October

Citizenship Status Requirement: N/A

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  N/A

Residency/Travel: N/A

Maximum Award: N/A

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: N/A

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: https://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/fellowship-program

The Kislak Fellowship in American Studies (Library of Congress)
Deadline: October

Citizenship Status Requirement: N/A

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  N/A

Residency/Travel: N/A

Maximum Award: N/A

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: American Studies

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: https://www.loc.gov/programs/john-w-kluge-center/about-this-program//fellowships/kislak.html

Scholars-in-Residence Program (Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture)
Deadline: November

Citizenship Status Requirement: US citizens + others, see website for details

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  6 months

Residency/Travel: New York City, NY

Maximum Award: $30,000

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: African, African-American, and Afro-Caribbean history and culture, especially using Center resources

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: https://www.nypl.org/help/about-nypl/fellowships-institutes/schomburg-center-scholars-in-residency

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities (Johns Hopkins University)
Deadline: November

Citizenship Status Requirement: N/A

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  N/A

Residency/Travel: Johns Hopkins

Maximum Award: N/A

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: N/A

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: http://krieger.jhu.edu/research/

Short Term Travel Grants (International Research and Exchange Board [IREX])
Deadline: November

Citizenship Status Requirement: US citizens + others, see website for details

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  N/A

Residency/Travel: Travel

Maximum Award: N/A

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: N/A

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: https://www.irex.org/our-work/

Residential Fellowships (Virginia Foundation for the Humanities)
Deadline: December

Citizenship Status Requirement: N/A

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  5-10 months

Residency/Travel: Virginia

Maximum Award: $30,000

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: N/A

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: https://www.virginiahumanities.org/fellowships/

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in the Humanities (Wesleyan University)
Deadline: January

Citizenship Status Requirement: N/A

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  2 years

Residency/Travel: Wesleyan University

Maximum Award: $55,000

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: N/A

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: http://www.wesleyan.edu/humanities/fellowships/mellon.html

Postdoctoral Fellowships for Academic Diversity (University of Pennsylvania)
Deadline: September

Citizenship Status Requirement: US citizens + others, see website for details

Degree Status: PhD

Duration:  N/A

Residency/Travel: N/A

Maximum Award: N/A

Topical or Regional Focus of Research: N/A

Other Eligibility Restrictions: N/A

Website: https://research.upenn.edu/


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