Anthropology

Fellowship/Scholarship Foundation Focus Eligibility/Criteria      Amount Deadlines Website

American Anthropological Assoc. Minority Dissertation Fellowship Program

American Anthropological Association Minorities working on Ph.D. dissertation in Anthropology Minority Dr. student. US citizens. Member of the American Anthropological Assoc. $10,000 February http://www.aaanet.org/cmtes/minority/Minfellow.cfm
American Association of University Women Dissertation fellowships American Association of University Women Any discipline accept Engineering. Women. US Citizens or permanent residents. $20,000 November

http://www.aauw.org/learn/fellows_directory/index.cfm

Association for Women in Science Predoctoral Awards Assoc for Women in Science anthropology, economics, political science, psychology or sociology Women who have passed their qualifying exam & expect to complete thesis within 2 years. $1,000 January http://www.awis.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=338
Barbara Rosenblum Scholarship for the Study of Women & Cancer Sociologists for Women in Society Research on social science aspects of women and cancer. Women Doctoral students $1,500 February

http://www.socwomen.org/page.php?sss=9

Chiang Ching-kuo Fellowships for Ph.D. Dissertations and Postdoctoral Grants Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange Chinese Studies Pre and Postdoctoral candidates. US Citizens or permanent residents $15,000 & $30,000 October

http://www.cckf.org/e-donation.html

Charles Redd Center Summer Awards Brigham Young University Western American Studies Summer research $1,000 March

http://reddcenter.byu.edu/

Cultural Anthropology Research Experience for Graduates Supplements (NSF) NSF Cultural Anthropology Graduate students in cultural anthropology $5,000 January

http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2008/nsf08019/nsf08019.jsp

David L Boren Graduate Fellowships National Security Education Program Study of languages, cultures, & world regions that are critical to US interests. US Citizen. Sevice Requirement $30,000 January

http://www.borenawards.org/boren_fellowship

Eloise Gerry Sigma Delta Epsilon-Graduate Women in Science, Inc. Natural Sciences Women. Member of Association $2,000 - 4,000 January http://www.gwis.org/programs/html
Fellowships: Advanced Social Science Research in Japan NEH Research on the modern Japanese political economy, international relations and society, and on US-Japan relations. Must have completed all formal education. Advanced language skills. $24,000  - 40,000 May http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/fellowships-japan.html
Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships for Achieving Excellence The National Academies Increase the diversity of the college and univ. faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. US Citizens & US Nationals $20,000 November

http://www.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/index.htm

General Research Grant Foundation or the Advancement of meso American Studies Research on ancient Mesoamerican cultures of Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador Scholars $500 - 10,000 September http://www.famsi.org/grants/apply.htm
Graduate Research Fellowships NSF fellowships for graduate study leading to research-based masterÕs or doctoral degrees in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics US Citizens, nationals & permanent residents See Web Site November http://www.nsfgrfp.org/
Grants for Scientific Research & Exploration National Geographic Geographical dimension & relevance to other scientific fields and be of broad scientific interest. Published 3 articles. Ph.D. obtained, & will give a small amount of grants to predoctoral candidates. $20,000 All year http://www.nationalgeographic.com/research/grant/rg1.html#eligibility
Grants-In-Aid of Research Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society Science & Engineering Undergrad & Graduate students $1,000 October & March http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml
HUD Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant Program Department of Housing and Urban Development Dissertation research related to housing and urban development issues. Approved dissertation proposals. $25,000 June http://www.hud.gov/progdesc/ddrg.cfm
Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation Dissertation Fellowships UCSD Research on the causes of international conflict Doctoral students from UC campuses. Advanced to candidacy for their Ph.D. $12,000 January

http://igcc.ucsd.edu/cprograms/funding/df_app_menu.php

John Hope Franklin Dissertation Fellowship American Philosophical Society Exploratory field studies for the collection of specimens & data Doctoral Students $200 - 5,000 March

http://www.amphilsoc.org/grants/franklin

Johnson & Johnson Dissertation Grants in Women's Health Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Research on issues related to women's health. Predissertation requirements completed. $2,000 November - suspended for FY2011

http://www.woodrow.org/fellowships/women_gender/application.php

Nell I. Monday Fellowship Sigma Delta Epsilon-Graduate Women in Science, Inc. Natural Sciences Women $3,000 January

http://www.gwis.org/programs.html#guidelines

Lewis & Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research American Philosophical Society Exploratory field studies for the collection of specimens & data Doctoral Students $200 - 5,000 March

http://www.amphilsoc.org/grants/lewisandclark

Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship United States Institute of Peace Projects addressing international peace & conflict resolution at US universities. support the research and writing of doctoral dissertations $17,000 January http://www.usip.org/fellows/scholars.html
Population Council Predoctoral Training Fellowships Population Council Research in population studies Completed all of the course work requirements for the Ph.D. Monthly stipend & tuition December http://www.popcouncil.org
Predoctoral Awards Association for Women in Science Behavioral, life, physical, social science or engineering Women $1,000 See web site

http://www.awis.affiniscape.com/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=328

SBE Doctoral Dissertaion Research Improvement Grants NSF undertake significant data-gathering projects and to conduct field research in settings away from their campus that would not otherwise be possible. Enrolled at an US academic institution. See Web Site Archaeology-Anytime; Cultural Anthropology-January & August; Physical Anthropology-February & August

http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=13453

Sigma Delta Epsilon Fellowships Sigma Delta Epsilon-Graduate Women in Science, Inc. Natural Sciences women $2,000 - 3,000 January http://www.gwis.org/programs.html#
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Dissertation Research Grants Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Breast Cancer research Completed all of the course work requirements for the Ph.D. $15,000 September http://www.komen.org
Three Year upper Post Doctoral Fellowship in Tropical Biology Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute 3-year project on a subject related to STRI research interests. Residence in Panama dn bse study at STRI research facilities. Postdoctoral $35,000 January http://www.stri.org/english/education_fellowships/fellowships/index.php
Vessa Notchev Sigma Delta Epsilon-Graduate Women in Science, Inc. Natural Sciences Women. Member of Association $1,000 January http://www.gwis.org/programs.html#
Wenner-Gren Foundation Dissertation Fieldwork Grants Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research Research in anthropology Advanced to candidacy $25,000 April or October http://www.wennergren.org/programs/dissertation-fieldwork-grants
Jacob K Javits Fellowship Program Department of Education to undertake graduate study in selected fields in the arts, humanities, and social sciences US Citizen or permanent resident. Have not completed 1st year of masters or dr. See website October http://www.ed.gov/programs/jacobjavits/index.html
L.S.B. Leakey Foundation General Research Grants L.S.B. Leakey Foundation Grants available for the exploratory phase of a research project concerned with human origins, behavior, or survival. Must hold a PhD or equivalent qualification in anthropology or a related discipline or be enrolled in a doctoral program with all degree requirements fulfilled other than the dissertation. $3000 - 13,500 July & December http://www.leakeyfoundation.org/?option=com_content&view=article&id=11227