2014-15 ACLS fellowship competitions

ACLS is pleased to announce that the 2014-15 ACLS fellowship competitions are now open. ACLS offers fellowship programs that promote the full spectrum of humanities and humanistic social sciences research and support scholars at the advanced graduate student level through all stages of the academic career. Comprehensive information and eligibility criteria for all programs can be found at www.acls.org/programs/comps.

Application deadlines vary by program:

September 24, 2014 ACLS Fellowships (the central program) ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowships Charles A. Ryskamp Research Fellowships Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships for Recently Tenured Scholars

October 1, 2014 Luce/ACLS Predissertation-Summer Travel Grants in China Studies Luce/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in China Studies Luce/ACLS Collaborative Reading-Workshop Grants in China Studies Comparative Perspectives on Chinese Culture and Society (grants for planning meetings, workshops, and conferences)

October 22, 2014 Luce/ACLS Dissertation Fellowships in American Art Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Dissertation Fellowships in Buddhist Studies The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships in Buddhist Studies The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Collaborative Research Fellowships in Buddhist Studies

November 1, 2014 African Humanities Program

January 14, 2015 The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Visiting Professorships in Buddhist Studies

March 2015 (date TBA) ACLS Public Fellows

The American Council of Learned Societies is the leading private institution supporting scholars in the humanities. In the 2013-14 competition year, ACLS awarded over $15 million to nearly 300 scholars worldwide. Recent fellows’ profiles and research abstracts are available at www.acls.org/fellows/new.

Post-doctoral Fellowships in the Humanities at Universities and Research Institutes in the U.S. and Germany

Objective Via its funding initiative “Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities at Universities and Research Institutes in Germany and the USA” the Volkswagen Foundation aims to strengthen transatlantic academic relations, especially in the field of the Humanities. In this funding initiative the Volkswagen Foundation works closely together with the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, New York. Scope […]

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Applications for Funding

The Committee on Projects and Proposals is pleased to solicit applications for funding for the 2015 fiscal year.  Applications must be submitted by an ASLH committee, an ASLH member, or an organization with the support of an ASLH member.  Proposals must be consistent with the ASLH mission to foster scholarship and teaching in the many […]

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