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ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotion @ UWA – 2 Postdoctoral Research Fellowships – Call For Applications

Two postdoctoral research fellowships based at The University of Western Australia node of The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions are currently being advertised. Research Associate –...
From ANZAMEMS (Inc.) 1 Oct 2014

Newnham College, University of Cambridge – Two Junior Fellowships 2014/15

Newnham College, University of Cambridge Junior Research Fellowships The purpose of Junior Research Fellowships is to allow highly-talented women (fellowships at Newnham are restricted to women. These...
From ANZAMEMS (Inc.) 30 Sep 2014

Newberry Library Fellowship Program

If you study the humanities, the Newberry has something for you! Newberry fellowships provide support to researchers who wish to use our collection. We promise you intriguing and often rare materials;...
From Early Modern Workshop 27 Sep 2014

Fellowships | American Art and Visual Culture at the Smithsonian

Smithsonian American Art Museum Research Fellowships Washington, D.C. Applications due by 1 December 2014 The Smithsonian American Art Museum and its Renwick Gallery invite applications for research fellowships...
From Enfilade 27 Sep 2014

Villa I Tatti Harvard Center for Italian Renaissance Studies – 2014 Essay Prize / Fellowships

The Villa I Tatti Harvard Center for Italian Renaissance Studies has just published the rules to apply for a prize for the best essay published in 2014. The application form is now live. The Villa I Tatti...
From ANZAMEMS (Inc.) 25 Sep 2014

Fellowships | Newberry Library, 2015–2016

The Newberry Library Fellowships in the Humanities, 2015–2016 Applications due by 1 December 2014 (Long-Term) and 15 January 2015 (Short-Term) Newberry Library, Chicago (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) The...
From Enfilade 21 Sep 2014

New Fellowship in Renaissance Art History

The Villa I Tatti research center in Florence has announced a new fellowship in Renaissance art history. One David and Julie Tobey Fellowship, for three months, is available each academic year to support...

Fellowships | Getty Research Institute, 2015–16

Getty Research Institute, 2015–2016: Art and Materiality Applications due by 3 November 2014 The Getty Research Institute invites proposals for the 2015–2016 academic year residential grants and fellowships....
From Enfilade 12 Sep 2014

Fellowships | Winterthur Research Fellowships, 2015–16

Winterthur Research Fellowship Program, 2015–16 Wilmington, Delaware; applications due by 15 January 2015 Winterthur, a public museum, library, and garden supporting the advanced study of American art,...
From Enfilade 12 Sep 2014

University of Cambridge: Emmanuel College Research Fellowships 2015

The Governing Body of Emmanuel College invites applications for three stipendiary Research Fellowships in any subject; all three Fellowships are for a three-year fixed term, and will commence on 1 October,...
From ANZAMEMS (Inc.) 8 Sep 2014

Wolfenbüttel – where Jägermeister and scholarship meet

The eighteenth-century building of the Bibliotheca Augusta. The little northern German town of Wolfenbüttel is known for two things: Jägermeister and the Herzog August Bibliothek or HAB. While the popular...

Marc Bloch Prize

Marc Bloch Prize in Early Modern and Modern European History The Department of History and Civilization of the European University Institute is welcoming submissions for the Marc Bloch Prize in Early...

Fellowship: Centre de Recherche du Château de Versailles Bourses de recherche

Information on the Centre de Recherche du Château de Versailles Bourses de recherche (due 10 Sept) is available here and under “Predoctoral” as well as “Postdoctoral/Junior Scholar”...

Fellowship: Volkswagen Stiftung Postdoctoral Fellowships at Universities and Research Institutes in the U.S. and Germany

Information on the Volkswagen Stiftung Postdoctoral Fellowships at Universities and Research Institutes in the U.S. and Germany (due 2, 15 Oct) is available here and under “Postdoctoral/Junior Scholar”...

Fellowship: Herzog-Ernst-Grants, Gotha Research Centre at the University of Erfurt

Information on the Herzog-Ernst-Grants offered by the Gotha Research Centre at the University of Erfurt (due 15 Oct) is available here and under “Predoctoral” as well as “Postdoctoral/Junior...

Fellowship: Edilia and François-Auguste de Montêquin Fellowship

Information on the Edilia and François-Auguste de Montêquin Fellowship (for Spanish, Portuguese, or Ibero-American architecture, due 5 Sept) is available here and under “All Scholars” in...

The Curious Reader

An unknown early modern reader with spectacles.Church of San Pedro y San Pablo Teposcolula, High Mixteca Region, Oaxaca, Mexico, 16th century fresco. In my last post ("The Art of Fire Reprise"), I...
From Conciatore 6 Aug 2014

Research Grant | The Andrew Wyld Research Support Grant

From The Paul Mellon Centre: The Andrew Wyld Research Grant for the Study of Works on Paper Applications due by 15 September 2014 The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art is delighted to announce...
From Enfilade 4 Aug 2014

John Rylands Research Institute Visiting Fellowships – Call For Applications

The John Rylands Research Institute is a partnership between The University of Manchester Library and The University of Manchester to reveal and explore hidden ideas and knowledge contained within our...
From ANZAMEMS (Inc.) 4 Aug 2014