American Philosophical Society Franklin Research Grants

Type: Grant

Name: American Philosophical Society Franklin Research Grants

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Application Deadline: October 01, 2015


This program of small grants to scholars is intended to support the cost of research leading to publication in all areas of knowledge. The Franklin program is particularly designed to help meet the cost of travel to libraries and archives for research purposes; the purchase of microfilm, photocopies or equivalent research materials; the costs associated with fieldwork; or laboratory research expenses. Applicants are expected to have a doctorate or to have published work of doctoral character and quality. Ph.D. candidates are not eligible to apply, but the Society is especially interested in supporting the work of young scholars who have recently received the doctorate. Awards range from $1,000 to $6,000. Applications are due October 1, December 1; notification will be mailed in late January and late March.  Access to the online application portal, along with further information on the program, is available at

Contact Information:
Linda Musumeci

Posted: August 26, 2015