The Palestine Office will offer editorial assistance and advice whenever possible in developing full proposals. Pre-proposals may be either in English or Arabic; pre-proposals in Arabic should be accompanied by a paragraph summary in English. Research may be conducted in either language, but final full proposals must be in English. Applicants must meet the following […]
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Carol and Eric Meyers Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
Eligibility is for doctoral students whose research involves the study of archaeology and society in the biblical or early post-biblical periods. Topics dealing with society at the household level are encouraged.
Big Ten Academic Alliance Smithsonian Fellowship
Big Ten Academic Alliance Smithsonian Institution Fellows conduct independent study and research related to Smithsonian collections, experts, or facilities in cooperation with at least one Smithsonian advisor.
Five or six fellowships will be awarded each year to deserving scholars engaged in graduate, post-doc, or independent study to conduct research in the JDC Archives, either in NYC or Jerusalem.
Lapidus-OI Fellowship for Graduate Research in Early American Print Culture
The Omohundro Institute offers up to eight $1,000 fellowships annually to support advanced graduate student research related to early American and transatlantic print culture.
Individual Fellowship Program
For individuals (or two collaborators) undertaking self-directed research trips of one to six months. Partial funding for dissertation research projects of up to one year is also available in this category. Some programmatic support from ACC staff may be offered as needed
M. Estellie Smith Memorial Fund
Provides small grants to supplement dissertation fieldwork expenses (typically $2000) and subsequent travel money to present at the SEA annual conference (typically $500). Research must address economic anthropology as well as theoretical or applied advances that help vulnerable peoples.
Wallis Annenberg Research Grants
Special Collections at the USC Libraries is pleased to be able to provide a research grant for scholars whose work would benefit from access to primary source materials in the USC Libraries’ archival and printed collections.
Janet Hyde Graduate Student Research Grant
These $500 grants are made possible through the generosity of Janet Shibley Hyde, PhD, who donates the royalties from her book, Half the Human Experience, to support feminist research by doctoral psychology students.