Funding Opportunities in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

Grant Opportunity Deadline Keywords
Gerald R. Ford Foundation: Research Travel Grants Program March 15, 2020 Supports research in the holdings of the Gerald R Ford Library
Hagley Museum & Library: Exploratory Research Grant March 31, 2020 For those who believe their project will benefit from Hagley research collection (business, technology, architecture).
Hagley Museum & Library: Henry Belin du Pont Research Grant March 31, 2020 Enables scholars to pursue advanced research and study in the Hagley Museum and Library (business, technology, architecture)
Samuel H. Kress Foundation: History of Art Grant Foundation April 1, 2020 European art and architecture
Samuel H. Kress Foundation: Conservation Grants Program April 1, 2020 Professional Practice of art conservation
Samuel H. Kress Foundation: Digital Art History April 1, 2020 Integrating new technologies into art history
American Historical Association/NASA: Fellowship in Aerospace History April 1, 2020 Supports aerospace history research projects
Harry S. Truman Library Institute: Research Grant April 1, 2020 Conducting research at the Harry S. Truman Library
MacDowell Colony Residencies for Writers, Composers, and Artists April 15, 2020 Architecture, film, interdisciplinary arts, music composition, theater, and visual arts
Fellowship for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan April 22, 2020 Aims to promote Japan Studies in the United States
Retirement Research Foundation: Responsive Grants May 1, 2020 Find way to make the lives of older adults and caregivers easier
State Justice Institute: Project Grants May 1, 2020 Improve quality of justice in state courts
William T. Grant Foundation: Research Grants on Reducing Inequality May 6, 2020 Reducing inequality in youths outcomes
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts: Residential Fellowship May 15, 2020 Literature, visual arts, and music
American Historical Association- Book Prize Submissions May 15, 2020 Recognizing exceptional books in the field
Russell Sage Foundation Research Grant May 21, 2020 Strengthening the methods, data, and theoretical core of social sciences in order to better understand problems and develop informed responses
The Dirksen Congressional Center: Congressional Research Awards Anytime Research on congressional leadership
Nat'l Human Genome Research Institute: Various Programs Anytime Ethical, legal and social implications of genomics
The Levy Economics Institute of Bard College: Research Programs Anytime Economics
Japan Foundation New York: Grant for Arts and Culture Ongoing Grow further understanding of Japanese culture and/or art
Japan Foundation Los Angeles: Arts & Culture Mini Grant Ongoing Expand understanding of Japanese arts and culture
National Geographic Various Grants Various Projects focused on conservation, education, research, storytelling, or technology; specifically those that align with the following topics: wildlife; human journey; and changing planet
Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research - Historical Archive Anytime To support late-career anthropologists to prepare their unpublished work
American Council of Learned Societies - Various Opportunities Various Funding available for a wide variety of disciplines
W.K. Kellogg Grants - Various Opportunities Various Education, job attainment, and equity - all disciplines
Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation Research Fellowships Ongoing Faculty who received their PhDs less than 4 years ago in any discipline
Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation: Humanities Program Ongoing History; archaeology; literature; languages, both classical and modern; philosophy; ethics; comparative religion; the history, criticism, and theory of the arts; and those aspects of the social sciences which share the content and methods of humanistic disciplines
Leo Baeck Institute: Various Fellowships Various German-Jewish culture and history
Ruth Landes Memorial Research Fund Ongoing All interdisciplinary anthropological research, with particular emphasis on topics studied by Dr. Ruth Landes
Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation: Humanities Program (LOI) Ongoing History; archaeology; literature; languages, both classic and modern; philosophy; ethics; comparative religion; the history, criticism, and theorgy of the arts; and any other humanities discipline
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation: Grants - Major Program Areas Ongoing Economics; energy and the environment
American Council of Learned Societies Various Fellowships Various All disciplines