American Philosophical Society Franklin Research Grants

Type: Grant

Name: Franklin Research Grants/APS-British Academy Fellowship

Location: London, England

Application Deadline: October 01, 2018

Sponsoring Institution: American Philosophical Society


Details:

The American Philosophical Society’s Franklin Research Grants support the cost of research leading to publication in all areas of knowledge. Applicants are expected to have a doctorate or to have published work of doctoral character and quality. The Society is particularly interested in supporting the work of young scholars who have recently received the PhD.

Applicants are expected to have a doctorate or to have published work of doctoral character and quality. PhD candidates are not eligible to apply, but the Society is particularly interested in supporting the work of young scholars who have recently received the doctorate. Independent scholars and faculty members at all four-year and two-year research and non-research institutions are welcome to apply provided that all eligibility guidelines are met. American citizens and residents of the United States may use their Franklin awards at home or abroad. Foreign nationals not affiliated with a U.S. institution must use their Franklin awards for research in the United States. Applicants who have previously received a Franklin grant may reapply after an interval of two years.

Special Program Within the Franklin Program: APS/British Academy Fellowship for Research in London

In collaboration with the British Academy, the APS offers an exchange postdoctoral fellowship for a minimum of one and a maximum of two months’ research in the archives and libraries of London during 2019. This award includes travel expenses between the United States and the United Kingdom and a monthly subsistence paid by the APS. Candidates should specify that they are asking for the British Academy Fellowship and apply by October 1; applicants not selected for the British Academy Fellowship will be considered for a Franklin Research Grant.

Deadline: October 1, 2018

Award: up to $6,000

For information and access to the application portal, click here.


URL 1: https://www.amphilsoc.org/grants/franklin-research-grants

Contact Information:
Linda Musumeci
LMusumeci@amphilsoc.org

Posted: September 13, 2018