JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships 2022 (UK SSH researchers)

The JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships 2022 are supported by The British Academy and funded by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) to promote UK postdoctoral researchers working with leading research groups in Japan. The British Academy nominates several candidates to JSPS, who makes the final fellowship decision. Applicants must be residents of the … Read more

BA / Wolfson Fellowships (UK humanities and social sciences)

The British Academy / Wolfson Fellowships are funded by The British Academy and the Wolfson Foundation to support UK-based early-career researchers by releasing them from some of their administration and teaching duties to pursue their research, together with funding for public engagement and travel. The Fellowship provides up to 130,000 GBP over a period of … Read more

BA/Leverhulme Senior Research Fellowships (UK humanities | social sciences)

The BA/Leverhulme Senior Research Fellowships funded by the The British Academy and the Leverhulme Trust support UK-based established researchers in the humanities and social sciences to complete a piece of research over 1 year. The Fellowship provides the salary costs of a replacement lecturer. Applicants must be employed at a UK institution. Applications close on … Read more

Early Career Fellowship (UK researchers)

The Early Career Fellowship from the Leverhulme Trust provide stipend funding for UK-based early researchers. Applicants must have submitted their doctoral thesis after February 2018 and by the application closing date; and must not yet have held a full-time permanent academic post in a UK university or comparable UK institution. Applicants from all disciplines may apply for … Read more

Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research (PhD students)

The Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research funded by the American Philosophical Society support PhD students´ field specimen and data collection efforts. Applications are encouraged from disciplines with a large dependence on field studies, such as archaeology, anthropology, biology, ecology, geography, geology, linguistics, paleontology, and population genetics, but grants will not be … Read more

Research Project Grants (UK researchers)

The Research Project Grants from the Leverhulme Trust provide funding for UK-based researchers to conduct innovative and original research projects. While most disciplines are covered by the grant, the following areas are not funded due to the wide availability of alternative sources of funding: biomedical research for human or animal diseases, research with clinical applications, policy research, … Read more

BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants (humanities and social sciences)

The BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants funded by the The British Academy and the Leverhulme Trust support UK-based postdoctoral researchers in the humanities and social sciences. Applicants require a letter of support/approval from the applicant’s employing institution. The Grant provides research funding of 10,000 GBP for projects spanning over 2 years. Applications close on November 10, … Read more

Research Grant (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences in Germany)

The Research Grant from the Fritz Thyssen Foundation provides funding support for researchers in the arts, humanities and the social sciences in Germany or whose research projects are clearly connected to the German research system. The Grant provides proposal-dependent funding over a period of 3 years, which may be used for the applicant´s own and … Read more

The British Academy

The British Academy is a UK research funder focusing on the humanities and social sciences. The Academy funds researchers at all career stages, mostly in the UK, with some awards being open to researchers worldwide.

Conference Grant (Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Biomedicine in Germany)

The Conference Grants from the Fritz Thyssen Foundation provide funding support for conferences organized by researchers in the arts, humanities, the social sciences and biomedicine in Germany or whose research projects are clearly connected to the German research system. The focus areas include: History, Language & Culture The interdisciplinary field “Image–Sound–Language” State, Economy and Society … Read more