You’ve got 8 weeks to apply! These fellowships with upcoming deadlines cover a variety of disciplines and locations around the world. You could do a writing residency in Italy, receive a prestigious research grant, get funding for a graduate degree, and more. Apply now!
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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: May 10 – 16, 2020
- Burning Questions Fellowship Awards: The Tiny Beam fund is offering a four-month fellowship for academic researchers interested in the negative impacts of global industrial food animal production – from PhD candidates to senior scholars to prepare short plain language documents (Guidance Memos) that shed light on front-line persons’ “burning questions”. All applicants must hold PhD/doctoral degrees or be enrolled in PhD/doctoral programs. Three category of awards are available ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 and will be awarded twice a year for a spring/summer round and fall/winter round. / Due May 11, 2020
- Sir Henry Dale Fellowship: This fellowship is for outstanding post-doctoral scientists wishing to build their own UK-based, independent research career addressing an important biomedical question. Grants support research ranging from the molecules and cells vital to life and their role in the global spread of disease, to clinical and public health research seeking to improve the quality of healthcare. It can be based in the laboratory, clinic or field, and may involve experimental or theoretical approaches. PhDs with significant postdoctoral research experience are invited to apply. / Due May 12, 2020
- David Phillips Fellowships: Aimed at researchers wishing to establish their first independent research group undertaking a programme of excellent research in bioscience, these awards are for 5 years and include personal salary and a significant research support grant to enable fellows to establish their own independent research group. Up to 5 fellowships will be awarded at a value of up to £1 million (80% fEC). Applicants should have a PhD, at least 3 years of active postdoctoral research experience and a demonstrated upward career trajectory, but not hold, have held or had the offer of an academic position at Lecturer level. / Due May 12, 2020
- Student Research Grant in Early Childhood Language Development: The American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (ASHFoundation) invites master’s and doctoral students to compete for the Student Research Grant in Early Childhood Language Development. This grant is intended to focus on children at the preschool or early school developmental level. Students must be master’s or doctoral (research or clinical) degree students enrolled in, or accepted for, graduate study in speech-language pathology or speech-language science at an academic program in the United States. The grant is for $2,000. / Due May 13, 2020
- Student Research Grant in Audiology: The American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (ASHFoundation) invites doctoral students to compete for the Student Research Grant in Audiology. The foundation gives early support to promising students, researchers, and clinicians exploring bold ideas to transform the field and improve people’s lives. Students must be doctoral (research or clinical) degree students enrolled in, or accepted for, study in audiology or hearing science at an academic program in the United States. Proposals must be for research to be initiated in the area of clinical and/or rehabilitative audiology. The grant is for $2,000. / Due May 13, 2020
- Bellagio Residency Program: Academic Writing: The Bellagio Residency program in Italy offers researchers in the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and other academic disciplines a serene setting conducive to focused, goal-oriented work. Residencies last between 2-4 weeks. The Center has a strong interest in proposals that align with the Foundation’s work to expand opportunities and to strengthen resilience for poor or vulnerable people, in particular projects relevant to the Foundation’s core issue areas: Advance Health, Revalue Ecosystems, Secure Livelihoods, and Transform Cities. Room and board are provided to all residents and their spouses/partners. / Due May 14, 2020
- AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students: The AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students ensures that CPAs of diverse backgrounds are visible in college and university classrooms. The program’s goal is to increase the number of minority CPAs who serve as role models and mentors to young people in the academic environment. The AICPA Foundation awards annual fellowships of $12,000 to full-time minority accounting scholars who demonstrate significant potential to become accounting educators. Eligible applicants must have a CPA or plan to pursue the CPA credential and be a minority student of Black or African American; Hispanic or Latino; or Native American ethnicity. / Due May 15, 2020
- Career Bridging Grants: The Technical University of Darmstadt in Germany is offering financial support (between 1.800 € and 2.100 €) for up-to 12 months during transition phases (PhD to postdoc, postdoc to postdoc, and postdoc to junior research group leader). Eligible applicants are those who are studying at TU Darmstadt and want to continue at the University, those studying from external institutions, and those who are studying at TU Darmstadt and want to study and work at an external institution. Candidates will be judged based on scientific excellence (publications, awards and scholarships), scientific quality of planned research project, determination of young researcher and chances of success of external funding acquisition. / Due May 15, 2020
- Continuing Masters of Social Work Fellowships: The University of California at Berkeley- Social Welfare is offering many different fellowships for high-achieving Master of Social Work students and graduates. Fellowship awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 for eligible applicants. Areas include Adult Health and Aging, Children Youth and Families, Mental Health, Need-based Awards, Poverty, Public Social Services, Social Work and Raza People Communities, Adult Health and Aging. / Due May 15, 2020
- Einstein Fellowship: The Einstein Forum and the Daimler & Benz Foundation are offering a fellowship for outstanding young thinkers who wish to pursue a project in a different field from that of their previous research. The fellowship includes living accommodations for 5-6 months in the garden cottage of Einstein’s summerhouse in Caputh, Brandenburg, a stipend of EUR 10,000 and reimbursement of travel expenses. Candidates must be under 35 and hold a university degree in the humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences. At the end of the program, the fellow must present their project in public lectures at the Einstein Forum and the Daimler & Benz Foundation. / Due May 15, 2020
- Zahedi Family Fellowship: The Zahedi Family Fellowship is a 12-week residential fellowship focusing on the new Zahedi Archive (which includes both diplomatic correspondence and collected photos) at Stanford University. During the fellowship period, the Zahedi Fellow is expected to pursue independent research in residency and to hold a lecture, seminar or workshop on his or her research. The fellowship is open to scholars and artists working on the modern history of Iran, particularly the period of 1941 to 1979. Preference will be given to scholars who have worked on aspects of modern Iranian foreign policy, history, and culture. Fluency in Persian is required. / Due May 15, 2020
- Fellowship on Guidelines Methodology: The Fellowship on Guidelines Methodology is designed to meet the increasing demand for well-developed, evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. It provides the necessary training and placements for researchers to gain the theoretical and practical skills required for developing high quality guidelines. Candidates should be postgraduates holding a university degree in any field related to respiratory medicine or science, reside in Europe and be fluent in English. Grants are provided to develop projects and fellows receive a monthly stipend of 2,500-3,000 Euros to cover living expenses during the 6-month fellowship. / Due May 15, 2020
- Public Rights Project Fellowship: Public Rights Project helps talented attorneys find pathways into rewarding public service careers. The organization places skilled, public interest-minded fellows into a state or city government law office — a City Attorney, District Attorney, or Attorney General — for two years. Fellows will have the opportunity to work in the Office of Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, Office of Cook County State’s Attorney Kimberly M. Foxx and the Wisconsin Department of Justice. Prospective fellows may apply to one or more offices. Fellows will have the opportunity to work on a range of civil rights, economic justice, and environmental justice issues that directly impact vulnerable populations locally and across the country. The 2-year fellowship provides fellows with a stipend of $60-80K/year, depending on the placement city, and health benefits are provided. / Due May 15, 2020
- Preservation Society of Newport County’s Research Fellows Program: The Preservation Society of Newport County’s Research Fellows Program, based in Newport, Rhode Island, offers scholars, emerging, and mid-career professionals the opportunity to conduct focused research and undertake projects within specified areas including, but not limited to: curatorial practice, exhibition design, material culture, public history, collections management, education and public practice, interpretation, landscape design history, public horticulture, and preservation policy. Applicants must have a master’s or PhD degree. There are residential and non-residential fellowships, as well as short-term and long-term options. / Due May 15, 2020
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