These funds provide financial assistance to highly qualified persons starting careers in marine zoology. Funds are limited to projects dealing with systematics, evolution, ecology and field-oriented behavioral studies. Awards are not made to support research in botany and biochemistry.
Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Grants
This fund offers assistance to individuals for research on North American fauna in any phase of wildlife conservation or natural history related to the activities of the American Museum.
Collection Study Grants
This grant provides financial assistance to enable predoctoral and recent postdoctoral investigators to study the ornithological collections at the AMNH. Because the funds are intended for travel and subsistence, applicants within daily commuting range of the museum are not eligible to apply.
Phillips Fund grants for Native American Research
Grants are awarded for research in Native American linguistics, ethnohistory, and the history of studies of Native Americans, in the continental United States and Canada to cover costs as travel, tapes, films, and consultants’ fees but not for the purchase of books or permanent equipment.
Theodore C. Sorensen Research Fellowship
Fellowship is intended to support a scholar in the production of a substantial work in the areas of domestic policy, political journalism, polling, press relations or a related topic. Applications are typically due September 30.
Grants-in-Aid of Research
These grants of up to $1000 provide undergraduate and graduate students in the sciences and engineering with the funds to pay for travel expenses and lab equipment for their research projects. Their goal is to promote scientific excellence and achievement through hands-on learning.
Educational Grants for Women from Developing Countries: US/Canada Program
These awards support women students from developing or middle-income countries currently studying in the United States or Canada. Candidates must have a record of service to women and children, commitment to returning to their home country, and be 25 years old at the time of application.
Dissertation Writing Grants
Fellowship offered to support dissertation writing on Ottoman and modern Turkish topics. These grants are intended for advanced students who have finished the research stage of their dissertation and they may not be used for dissertation research. The dissertation writing grants will be awarded only to applicants who certify that they will not be involved […]
SDE fellowships support women holding a degree from a recognized institution of higher learning, of outstanding ability and promise in research, who are performing hypothesis-driven research at any institution in the U.S. or abroad. A maximum of $10,000 may be requested.
Littleton-Griswold Research Grant for Research in US Legal History
These awards aim to support research in US legal history and in the general field of law and society, broadly defined. Eligible expenses include travel to library or archive, acquiring microfilms, photographs, and photocopying, among others. Applicants must be AHA members.