Category Archives: Funding & Opportunities

Opportunity: Life of Breath Postdoctoral Fellow Positions – Centre for Medical Humanities

By The Editors | June 11, 2015

From the announcement: The Centre for Medical Humanities and Department of English Studies, Department of Anthropology, and School of Medicine Pharmacy and Health,  seek to appoint two three year, full-time Postdoctoral Fellows to the Life of Breath project from September 2015 or as soon as possible afterwards.  The Life of Breath is a five-year interdisciplinary research programme supported by a […]

Funding: Women In Technological History Travel Grant: SHOT Meeting in Albuquerque 2015

By The Editors | May 21, 2015

From the announcement: The SHOT Special Interest Group for Women in Technological History [WITH] announces its travel award for 2015. The purpose of the award is to encourage participation of “new voices” at the annual meeting of the Society for the History of Technology [SHOT]. WITH invites applications from scholars presenting topics or perspectives underrepresented […]

Opportunity: James Lollar Hagan Internship | National Museum of American History

By the Editors | May 5, 2015

From the Announcement: The James Lollar Hagan Intern will focus on ways to broaden access to our new and existing content of Latino and women’s history stories. The Hagan Intern will be mentored by staff in the units that figure prominently in producing our online content, such as History Explorer, New Media, and Education, and […]

Opportunity: 2015-2016 Sherman Graduate Fellows

By The Editors | April 23, 2015

From the posting: (Note eligibility restrictions) The Lewis & Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship is soliciting applications for a 2015-2016 graduate fellowship in digital scholarship. As digital scholarship (DS) becomes more prominent in academic research, the Sherman Centre’s role is to support members of the McMaster community as they experiment and integrate DS tools […]

Opportunity: Research Data Alliance US Fellowship Program

By The Editors | April 14, 2015

Are you (or know of) a graduate student or a postdoctoral researchers at a higher education institution in the United States (US), or an early career researchers at a US-based research institutions who graduated in the last three years with a relevant master’s or PhD degree, with an interest and commitment to data sharing and […]

Opportunity: Postgraduate pre-doctoral training positions in digital history, University of Groningen

By the Editors | April 7, 2015

From the posting: The fellows will participate in the training programme of ForSEAdiscovery and consequently work in an international and interdisciplinary environment involving regular participation in workshops and courses abroad. They will be seconded for a few weeks abroad at other participating institutions. They will acquire experience in organizing digital historical research, in collecting, processing […]

Opportunity: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Fellowships

By the Editors | April 2, 2015

From the announcement: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation is pleased to invite applications for a range of short-term residential fellowships at the John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, with its distinguished collection of primary and secondary sources relating to the Revolutionary era, the colonial Chesapeake, African American studies, decorative arts and material culture through 1830, archaeology, architectural […]

Opportunity: PhD Opportunity on ‘Abstract Mapping for Ancient and Contemporary Cities’

By the Editors | March 31, 2015

From the post: The School of Computing at the University of Kent is currently advertising an exciting and innovative interdisciplinary research project lead by Dr Peter Rodgers (Computing) and Dr Benjamin Vis (Classical and Archaeological Studies). We are looking for an enthusiastic PhD student with advanced software development skills. The ideal candidate would also have […]

Funding Opportunity: Center for Humanistic Inquiry (CHI) Fellows, Amherst College

By The Editors | March 26, 2015

From the posting: The Center for Humanistic Inquiry at Amherst College, in its inaugural year, seeks three one-year full-time CHI Fellows from varied disciplines to explore the theme of “Mattering Lives.”  Our theme resonates with urgent ongoing cultural and political conversations about the ways in which lives matter—that is, take on meaning and value—in differing ways.  It also […]

Opportunity: PressForward Partner Grants

By The Editors | March 19, 2015

PressForward is now accepting applications for partners to develop pilot publications using the PressForward plugin and methods. Pilot partners receive a grant to help cover startup costs and extensive PressForward support to develop (or relaunch) their own PressForward publications. PressForward publications use innovative methods to aggregate scholarship, research, white papers and informal conversations published on the open […]