Funding Forecast for Fall 2018

by Noreen Balos, Funding Peer
Monday, September 24, 2018 3:37 PM

The Fall Funding Forecast is here, featuring a sampling of opportunities with deadlines within the three months of the fall quarter. Scroll all the way through this list to see announcements for postdoctoral, doctoral, graduate, research, and other short-term awards such as leadership fellowships or professional development or travel grants. As always, go directly to the website link for the most updated information on important dates and application processes. Good luck!

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UPCOMING DEADLINES

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

Sep. 1 Institute of Current World Affairs Postdoc Fellowship

Sep. 1 Social Science Research Council (SSRC) Abe Postdoc Fellowship

Sep. 1 Pasteur Foundation and Institut Pasteur Laboratory Postdoctoral Fellowship

Sep. 2 Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies (HCAS) Postdoctoral Fellowship

Sep. 4 Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship

Sep 4 UC MEXUS Short-Term Postdoctoral Activities Grant

Sep. 15 Princeton University Society of Fellows (SF) Humanities and Social Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowship

Sep 30 The Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Translational Research in Multi-Disciplinary Program (TRIUMPH) Postdoctoral Program

Oct 1 UC MEXUS Short-Term Postdoctoral Activities Grant

Oct. 1 Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies Postdoctoral Social Science Fellowship

Oct. 1 German Historical Institute (GHI) Postdoctoral Fellowships

Oct 10 NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowships

Oct 17 NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Oct. 17 The Harvard Newcomen Postdoctoral Fellowship in Business History

Oct. 24 University of Toronto Postdoctoral Fellowships

Nov 1 Robert Walser and Susan McClary Fellowship – dissertation research support in music

Nov. 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship

Nov. 7 School for Advanced Research Resident Scholar Fellowships

Nov. 10 Ford Postdoctoral Fellowship

Nov. 15 American Association of University Women (AAUW) American Fellowships

Nov TBD Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, University of British Columbia (open to “most fields of research”) 

Dec. 1 AAUW Postdoctoral Fellowship for International Women 

Dec 6 Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship

Dec 31 The Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Translational Research in Multi-Disciplinary Program (TRIUMPH) Postdoctoral Program

On-going Incorporating Benefits & Costs of Environmental Regulation in Computable General Equilibrium Models Research with the US Environmental Protection Agency

TBD Global Religion Postdoctoral Fellowships 

TBD Tobacco-Related Disease Research Postdoctoral Program 

TBD Wenner-Gren Foundation Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowships

TBD American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowships

Various deadlines Funding Opportunities for Postdoctoral Scholars – list via Harvard website 

Various deadlines Postdoctoral opportunities in medical research – via Stanford website

Various deadlines Minority Postdoctoral Opportunities List

Various deadlines Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) Postdoctoral Fellowships 

Various deadlines Special Programs for Postdoctoral Fellows – via National Science Foundation

Various deadlines Post-doctoral Opportunities List – from the National Institute of Health

DISSERTATION GRANTS and FELLOWSHIPS

Sep 1 American Psychological Association Dissertation Research Award

Sep 10 National Science Foundation Science of Science and Innovation Policy Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants

Oct 1 National Academy of Education Spencer Dissertation Fellowship or http://www.spencer.org/dissertation-fellowships-1

Oct. 6 National Academy of Education (NAEd) Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program

Oct. 9 NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants in the Directorate for Biological Sciences

Oct 8 World Politics and Statecraft Dissertation Fellowship Program

Oct. 15 Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Dissertation Fellowship in Women’s Studies

Oct 15 Sociology Program Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement –  grant application must be submitted with your advisor and through Office of Research

Oct 15 The Stuart L. Bernath Dissertation Research Grant (US Foreign Relations history)

Oct 16 Drug Abuse Dissertation Research 

Oct 20 World Politics and Statecraft Fellowship, Smith Richardson Foundation

Oct 24 Mellon-ACLS American Council of Learned Societies Dissertation Completion Fellowships (humanities and social sciences) 

Oct 24 ACLS American Council of Learned Societies Dissertation Fellowships in American Art 

Oct 24 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation/ACLS Dissertation Completion and Early Career Fellowship 

Oct TBD AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship in Education Research

Nov 1 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Grants for Health Services Research Dissertation Program (R36)

Nov. 1 AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship and Travel Grant

Nov. 1 Doctoral Dissertation Grant Program (Fahs-Beck Scholars)

Nov. 3 Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF)

Nov. 10 Ford Dissertation Diversity Fellowship

Nov. 15 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Dissertation Fellowships

Nov 15 Alvin H. Johnson AMS 50 Dissertation Fellowships (musicology)

Nov. 17 Hall Rothman Dissertation Fellowship (for environmental history research)

Nov 30 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Dissertation Fellowship

Nov. TBD Social Science Research Council International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) 

Dec. 1 AAUW Graduate Fellowship for International Women 

Dec 1 Center for Engaged Scholarship Dissertation Fellowship

Dec 6 Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

Jan 15 Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowships in European Studies

Feb 1 Frank Guggenheim Foundation Dissertation Fellowship (research on understanding human violence and aggression: social change, intergroup conflict, war, terrorism, crime, and family relationships, among other subjects) 

Feb 1 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Grants for Health Services Research Dissertation Program (R36) 

On-going Research Opportunities at the US Forest Service Research and Development (R&D) 

On-going Archaeology Program Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards (Arch-DDRI) –  grant application must be submitted with your advisor and through Office of Research 

On-going Documenting Endangered Languages Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants –  grant application must be submitted with your advisor and through Office of Research 

On-going Geography and Spatial Sciences Program Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (GSS-DDRI), National Science Foundation (NSF)

TBD Global Religion Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships 

 

GRADUATE, PREDOCTORAL or DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

Sep 1 Social Science Research Council Abe Fellowship Program

Sep 1 Women Techmakers Scholars Program / Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program 

Oct. 1 German Historical Institute (GHI) Doctoral Fellowships

Oct. 1 Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies Doctoral Social Science Fellowship

Oct. 24 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Grant (Pre or Early Doctoral)

Oct. 27 IBM Doctoral Fellowship Program

Oct. 30 NASP-ERT Minority Scholarship Program (psychology)

Nov 1 National Gallery of Art Predoctoral Fellowships

Nov. 10 Ford Predoctoral Fellowship

Nov 15 Charlotte Newcomb Dissertation Fellowship

Nov. 15 National GEM Consortium Graduate Fellowships in Science, Engineering, and STEM fields

Nov 15 Amelia Earhart Fellowship 

Nov 15 Chester Dale Predoctoral Dissertation Fellowships (via department nomination, for research in the history, theory, and criticism of art, architecture, urbanism, and photographic media) 

Nov 28 American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Sciences Pre-Doctoral Fellowships

Dec 1 Symantec Research Labs Graduate Fellowships

Dec 1 Mellon-Mays Dissertation Grant

Dec 13 Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship

Dec 31 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowships

Jan 9 The Garden Club of America and the Royal Horticultural Society Interchange Fellowships

On-going Gerda Henkel Foundation Ph.D. Scholarships in the Historical Humanities

TBD Tobacco-Related Disease Research Predoctoral Program 

TBD PEO International Peace Scholarship (IPS) – also open to international students studying in the US 

TBD Department of State Civil Service STEM Fellowship Program

Various Deadlines Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations Fellowships and Grants 

TBD NASA Space Technology Research Fellowships (NSTRF) 

RESEARCH GRANTS

Sep 1 Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps Fellows

Sep. 1 Kentucky Historical Research Fellowships

Sep. 1 California Sea Grant's State Fellows Program

Sep 1 National Association of School Psychologists Graduate Student Research Grant

Sep. 6 Mirzayan Science Tech Policy Fellowship

Sep. 15 AERA-NSF Large Scale Data Research Grants

Sep. 15 Global Intellectual History Fellowships

Sep. 15 German Chancellor Research Fellowship

Sep. 17 Craft Fund Graduate Research Grant (creativity and design)

Sep. 18 Obama Foundation Fellow 

Sep. 21 Facebook Research Mechanism Design for Social Good

Sep 24 Heritage Foundation Young Leaders Program

Sep. 26 American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowships

Sep. 27 Michigan Society of Fellows Three-Year Fellowships

Sep. 30 Javits Fellowship Program (arts, humanities, and social sciences) 

Sep. 30 Wiedemann Research Fellowships for Enlightenment Studies

Oct 1 Tinker Field Research Grants (pre-dissertation or thesis research in Latin America)

Oct. 1 American Philosophical Society Franklin Research Grants

Oct. 15 Small Grants for Doctoral Research In Second or Foreign Language Assessment

Oct. 17 Getty Library Research Grants

Oct. 20 University of California Natural Reserve System Mathias Graduate Student Research Fellowship

Nov 1 The Hampsong Education Fellowship in American Song 

Nov 1 Paul Charosh Independent Scholar Fellowship – independent research in music

Nov 1 Howard Hughes Medical Research Fellows Program

Nov. 1 American Philosophical Society Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research  

Nov. 2 African Humanities Program Fellowship

Nov. 2 Hemingway Research Grants

Dec. 1 Horowitz Foundation Social Science Policy Grants

Dec. 15 Phillips Library Research Grants

Jan. 9 Switzer Environmental Fellowship Program

Jan. 9 The Samuel H. Kress Foundation and AAMC Foundation Affiliated Fellowship at the American Academy in Rome

Jan. 16 Stanford's Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) Research Fellowship

Feb. 15 Small Grants for Doctoral Research In Second or Foreign Language Assessment

On-going Facebook Research Scientist PhD Internship

On-going The Spalding Trust Grants for the Comparative Study of Religions

On-going Statistics Fellowship with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

On-going OCS ORISE Fellowship with the Food and Drug Administration

On-going Digital/New Media Fellowships with Dept of Health and Human Services

On-going Dept of Energy Opportunity in Fuel Cell Research

On-going National Institute of Health Individual Graduate Partnerships Program

On-going Title VIII Research Scholar Program American Councils - in-country, independent research for three consecutive months to nine consecutive months in Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe

TBD Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship (child and youth development research)

Various Deadlines American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellowship Program

Various Opportunities New York Public Library Research Fellowships

Various Deadlines Smithsonian Institute Fellowships 

Various Deadlines Metropolitan Museum of Art Research Fellowships

OTHER (AWARDS, TRAVEL, BOOK PRIZE, or TRAINING)

Sep. 1 English Speakers Paid Fellowship in Colombia

Sep. 19 Alexander von Humboldt Foundation German Chancellor Fellowship for Prospective Leaders

Sep. 26 National Endowment for the Arts Summer Stipends

Sep 28 Google Software Engineering Internship

Oct. 1 School for Advanced Research $10K Staley Prize

Oct. 15 Award for Best PhD Dissertation in Asian Studies

Oct. 15 Center on Budget and Policy Priorities Internship (undergrad and grad students)

Oct. 15 US Department of State Internships (undergrad and grad students)

Oct. 15 US Supreme Court Internships (undergrad and grad students) – Full-time or Part-time paid

Oct. 15 Carter Center Internships (undergrad or grad students) – paid graduate assistantships

Oct. 31 World Bank Group Internships (graduate students)

Nov 1 Prize in Public Interest Communications Research

Nov 15 AAUW Career Development Grant 

Nov TBD Presidential Management Fellows Program US Office of Personnel Management 

Dec 1 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science & Technology Policy Fellowships 

Dec TBD Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Fellowships

Jan TBD Switzer Foundation Fellowship (academics and environmental training)

Feb 1 Psi Chi (National Honor Society in Psychology) Albert Bandura Graduate Research Award 

Rolling Deadline - Veteran Research Supplement with the Center for Integrated Access Networks 

TBD AAAS Community Engagement Fellows Program

TBD Leshner Leadership Institute for Public Engagement with Science

TBD Civil Service Foreign Affairs (FA) Fellowship Program

TBD Veterans Innovation Partnership (VIP)