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Grant of the Week

Grant of the Week: Fellowships and Travel Grants at the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center


The Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation is soliciting applications for its 2013-2014 Fellowship and Travel Grant programs, supporting the study of invention and innovation in American society. Fellowships are awarded for a maximum of ten weeks and carry a prorated stipend ($575/week for pre-doctoral fellows and $870/week for post-doctoral and professional fellows). The Travel Grants are $150 per day for a maximum of 10 business days.

Grant of the Week

Grant of the Week: Smithsonian American Art Museum Fellowships

Deadline: January 15, 2013

The Smithsonian American Art Museum and its Renwick Gallery invite applications for research fellowships in art and visual culture of the United States. A variety of predoctoral, postdoctoral, and senior fellowships are available. Fellowships are residential and support independent and dissertation research. The stipend for a one-year fellowship is $30,000 for predoctoral fellows, or $45,000 for senior and postdoctoral fellows, plus generous research and travel allowances. The standard term of residency is twelve months, but shorter terms will be considered; stipends are prorated for periods of less than twelve months.