Funding Forecast for Winter 2023

by Liliana Garcia, Funding Peer
Monday, January 09, 2023 10:43 AM

Still hibernating or feeling dormant after the break? Don't forget to stay updated on upcoming fellowship opportunities. The Winter Funding Forecast is a sampling of opportunities with deadlines scheduled during the next three to four months.

Reminder: scroll all the way through this list to see announcements for postdoctoral, doctoral, graduate, research, and other short-term, awards or travel grants. As always, go directly to the website link for the most updated information on important dates and application processes. Good luck!

NOTE: Please report any broken links to Funding Peer.

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Postdoctoral Fellowships
Dissertation Support
Graduate and Doctoral Support
Research Fellowships
 Other (Travel, Short-Term, Award, Summer, etc.)



Feb. 27 University of California Humanities Research Institute – various opportunities

Mar. 1 NASA Postdoctoral Program 

Mar. TBD Newton International Postdoctoral Fellowships 

Apr. 1 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Aerospace History

Apr. 15 BHW Group Women in STEM Scholarship

Apr. 30 Great Minds in STEM Scholars Program 

Various deadlines University of California Humanities Research Institute – various opportunities

Various deadlines Postdoctoral opportunities in medical research – via Stanford website

Various deadlines Minority Postdoctoral Opportunities 

Rolling deadline Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Postdoctoral Research Award


Feb. 1 Guggenheim Dissertation Fellowship Award (research on social change, intergroup conflict, war, terrorism, crime)

Feb. 1 McNeil Center for Early American Studies Dissertation Fellowships

Feb. 1 Jefferson Scholars Foundation’s National Dissertation Fellowship 

Feb. 15 W. Turrentine Jackson Dissertation Award – history of the 20th century American West

Feb. 15 Dissertation Research Fellowships, Divisions of International Finance, Monetary Affairs, Research and Statistics, and the Office of Financial Stability Policy and Research, Federal Reserve Board

Feb. TBD Haynes Lindley Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship – supports social science students with dissertation research dealing with the Los Angeles region 

Mar. 25 History Dissertation Grant in Cold War history

Mar. 31 Gerald R. Ford Scholar Dissertation Award – for research related to United States political process and public policy

Apr. 1 Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES) Dissertation Research Grants 

Various Deadlines Microsoft Various Student Program

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


Jan. 14 Girard Miller Foundation Government Finance Officers Association Scholarship

Jan. 23 Point Foundation Scholarship for LGBTQ Leaders 

Jan. 25 Boren Fellowship

Jan. 31 American Sociological Association Minority Fellowship

Feb. TBD California State University Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program

Feb. 15 Hispanic Scholarship Fund General College Scholarships (Undergrad & Grad)

Feb. 15 The Leakey Foundation Baldwinn Fellowships – for citizens of a developing country studying evolution and human origins

Feb. 28 Society of American Archivists Josephine Forman Scholarship

Mar. 1 Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) Doctoral Scholarships

Mar. 15 John L Carey Scholarship, American Certified Public Accountants

Apr. TBD Ralph W. Shrader Graduate Diversity Scholarship - Science Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Majors Scholarship, Graduate Diversity Students

Apr. 15 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Graduate Fellowships

TBD Frederick Douglass Teaching Scholars Fellowship

Various Deadlines Cyber Safety and Education Graduate Scholarship Program


Jan. 23 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program

Feb. 1 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Geophysical Fluid Dynamics 10-week Research Fellowship in Massachusetts

Feb. 15 Henry David Psychology Research Grant

Feb. 15 Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) Research Fellowship Awards

Feb. 15 Sepmeyer Research Grant Program, International Education Research Foundation

Feb. 15 Loring Fellowship in Boston – researching the Civil War, origins, and consequences

Feb. 25 Social Security Administration’s (SSA’s) Analyzing Relationships between Disability, Rehabilitation and Work (ARDRAW) Small Grant Program – one-year $10K stipend for new analysis of work, rehabilitation, and disability issues 

Feb. 28 Pat Tillman Scholars Program for Veterans and Spouses of Veterans 

Mar. 1 German Historical Institute Research Fellowship – at DC Horner Library archives

Mar. 1 Chung-Hwa Institute of Buddhist Studies Fellowship

Mar. 1 American Philosophy Society (APS) Phillips Fund for North Native American Research Grants

Mar. 15 Charles Redd Center for Western Studies Awards, Fellowships, and Grants

Mar. 15 Early American Industries Association Research Grants

Mar. 15 Rosenberry Graduate Research Fellowship – forest and conservation research

Apr. 1 Institute for Humane Studies (IHS) PhD Scholarship

Apr. 1 Research Fellowships in Aerospace History 

Apr. 12 National Endowment for the Humanities Research Grants and Fellowships

Apr. 20 G. Rollie Adams Research Fellowships on play and other play-related artifacts, including but not limited to toys, dolls, board games, video games, and other electronic games

Apr. TBD International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER) – Graduate Fellowship Program 

Apr. TBD New York State Senate Legislative Fellowships – perform in-depth policy research

May 15 Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (HREC) Research Grants Competition

Various deadlines American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation Research Grants and Scholarships

Various Deadlines Deutsches Akademisches Austauschdienst (DAAD) Research Grants

Various Deadlines New York Public Library Research Fellowships

On-going Dirksen Congressional Research Grant

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

On-going Gerda Henkel Foundation PhD Scholarship – for research in the Historical Humanities

On-going National Institute of Health Individual Graduate Partnerships Program


Jan. 18 Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) 9-month Public Policy Fellowship

Jan. 18 Library Company of Philadelphia Short-Term Research Grants

Jan TBD Human Rights Advocates Program at Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University

Feb. 7 Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) Summer Internship Program

Feb. 15 Pacific Coast Branch Book Award

Feb. 28 CCST Science and Technology Policy Fellows Program

Feb. TBD Congressional Budget Office 10-week Summer Internship for graduate students

Mar. 1 Raiziss/de Palchi Translation Awards - recognizes outstanding translations into English of modern Italian poetry

Mar. 1 American Museum of Natural History Anthropology Internship Program

Mar. 8 National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowships

Mar. 29 MidAtlantic Arts Foundation USArtists International Grants

Mar. 31 American Heritage Center Travel Grants and Fellowships

Mar. TBD UC Global Fellowship for Agricultural Development (GFAD; previously RIFA) – short-term in-country projects

Apr. TBD PSA/Journal of Postcolonial Writing Postgraduate Essay Competition 

May 15 Interfaces Graduate Training Program at UCSD  - in biological, engineering, physical and health sciences

May TBD PCB–AHA Presidents’ Graduate Student Travel Award

Various Deadline American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) Research Fellowships – various opportunities

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

TBD Atlanta University Center Research Travel Award– on African American and African Diaspora