Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: July 29 – August 4, 2019

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This week’s list includes research opportunities in Japan for Ph.D. holders.

You’ve got 8 weeks left to apply! This week, there are international opportunities in Japan, Belgium, Germany, Canada and Italy, as well as transnational fellowships for New Zealand citizens and residents. There are also fellowships spanning across disciplines including science, engineering, coaching, writing, higher education, philanthropy and more. Postdoctoral students, PhD holders, graduate students and aspiring students can find full-time and part-time fellowship opportunities to take that next step in their career. Apply now!

Not ready to apply this year? Click the links to bookmark these fellowships to your ProFellow account.


  • Sofja Kovalevskaja Award: 5 year fellowship establishing a research group and working on a high-profile, innovative research project of your own choice at a research institution in Germany. Eligible applicants will have doctorate with distinction in the last six year or have published work in prestigious international journals or publishing houses./ Due July 31, 2019


  • MIF Research Fellowship Program: 3-6 months of research in Japan with an institution of the fellow’s choosing. Fellows must hold a PhD, be over 49 years old and have an interest in solving major problems facing humanity. Fellows in the fields of science, engineering and medicine will be given first priority. / Due July 31, 2019


  • Winston Churchill McNeish Writer’s Fellowships (NZ): The Winston Churchill McNeish Writer’s Fellowship is offered every two years to New Zealand writers. The fellowships are awarded to young and/or emerging writers to travel overseas to experience immersion in other cultures. New Zealanders, either citizens or people normally resident in New Zealand, may apply.  / Due July 31, 2019


  • Winston Churchill Fellowships for New Zealand Citizens: Assists New Zealanders to travel overseas for up to 3 months, to learn about other cultures and investigate topics to increase their contribution to the community and their trade. WCMT will make a contribution to the all-inclusive costs of travel, typically $5,000 to 7,000. / Due July 31, 2019


  • William T. Grant Foundation Research Grants: William T. Grant Foundation Research Grants: 2 to 4-year grants supporting research that is relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people (ages 5 to 25) in the U.S. / Due August 1, 2019


  • Harnisch Graduate Student Fellowships: Graduate student fellowships for Masters and Doctoral candidates seeking support for coaching dissertation research. Accepted applicants will plan to advance the science, profession, and practice of coaching, employing quantitative, qualitative, or mixed research methods. Awards are up to $10,000 for each fellow. / Due August 1, 2019


  • PEN America Emerging Voices Fellowship: 7-month literary fellowship based in Los Angeles that aims to provide new writers tools and skills to launch a professional writing career. Fellows receive a $1,000 stipend, professional mentorship, classes and public reading opportunities. / Due August 1, 2019


  • Binational Research Tandem Program in the History of Knowledge and Knowledge Cultures: German and North American postdocs and professors create binational research teams to work on projects on the history of knowledge, and develop ideas through transatlantic perspective and collaboration. Fellowship includes a 9-month stay in DC, a monthly stipend of €3,400-6,000 and roundtrip airfare for European recipients. / Due August 1, 2019


  • Fulbright Schuman Program Chair at College of Europe: Scholars and professionals in U.S.-EU relations receive grants of 2-4 months to give lectures in universities in Belgium and Italy. Candidates may not reside in Europe at the time of application. Stipend of 3000 Euro/month and 2000 Euro travel relocation grant are provided. / Due August 1, 2019


  • Fulbright International Education Administrators Program: Selected higher education administrators gain in-depth knowledge about the host country’s higher education system and establish networks of U.S. and international colleagues during a two-week fully funded visit abroad. Open to experienced international education administrators and senior administrators. / Due August 1, 2019


  • National Biosafety and Biocontainment Training Program: Two-year Masters and post-doctoral fellowships providing academic training, and applied occupational safety and health research opportunities. Fellowships are funded and offered in one year increments. Applicants must have a Masters or be a post-graduate with degree in microbiology, public health, medicine or other allied sciences. / Due August 1, 2019




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