The Caltech Archives offers grant-in-aid opportunities through both the Maurice A. Biot Fund and the Victor Wouk Fund. Both funds offer awards up to $2,000 biannually to assist graduate students and scholars in using the collections in the Caltech Archives. The deadline for applications is May 1, 2012.
Submissions are now being accepted for the 2012 Sacknoff Prize for Space History. The prize is designed to encourage students to perform original research and submit papers with history of spaceflight themes.
The deadline for nominations (including self-nominations) to the Beveridge Family Teaching Prize has been extended to May 15.
Article By: Nike Nivar
The American Historical Association invites applications for its Fellowship in Aerospace History, supported by the National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA). This is an opportunity to engage in significant and sustained advanced research in all aspects of the history of aerospace from the earliest human interest in flight to the present, including cultural and intellectual history, economic history, history of law and public policy, and the history of science, engineering, and management.
The endowment for the Joan Kelly Memorial Prize in Women’s History
, established in 1983 with contributions from members of AHA affiliate the Coordinating Council for Women in History
(CCWH), has fallen below the level required to sustain an annual $1,000 award.
Article By: Nupur Chaudhuri
The Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America invites scholars whose research requires use of the library's collections to apply for research support.
The Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program for 2012, part of the larger Fulbright-Hays Programs, is accepting applications until April 23, 2012. This program “provides grants to support overseas projects in training, research, and curriculum development in modern foreign languages and area studies for teachers, students, and faculty engaged in a common endeavor.”
Article By: Elisabeth Grant
The European Studies program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars has two scholarship opportunities for graduate students: Summer Research Scholarships (application deadline March 1) and a Junior Scholars’ Training Seminar (application deadline April 15).