History Graduate Student Blog

Call for Papers: History Graduate Student Conference, Louisiana State University (due Dec 15, 2014)

The History Graduate Student Association at Louisiana State University is pleased to announce its sixth annual Graduate History Conference, to take place on March 20 and 21, 2015. The conference is an opportunity for graduate student scholars to present original research and receive critical feedback from peers and experts in their respective fields.

The keynote speaker is Yanna Yannakakis, Professor of History at Emory University and author of The Art of Being In-Between: Native Intermediaries, Indian Identity, and Local Rule in Colonial Oaxaca.

Call for Proposals: 2015 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program in 13 languages (due Nov 12, 2014)

The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the opening of the scholarship competition for the 2015 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program in thirteen critical foreign languages.

Call for Proposals: The Berlin Program Fellowship (due Dec 1, 2014)

The Berlin Program for Advanced German and European Studies is pleased to solicit applications for its next fellowship competition. The program offers fellowships to scholars in all social science and humanities disciplines, including historians working on German and European history since the mid-18th century for a research period in Berlin of between 10-12 months.

Call for Proposals: Smithsonian Libraries (multiple fellowships) applications now open (due Jan 15, 2015)

Smithsonian Libraries – Opportunities for Research 2015-2016

The Smithsonian Libraries, situated at the center of the world’s largest museum complex, is a vital part of the research, exhibition, and educational enterprise of the Institution. The Libraries offers exceptional research resources ranging from 13th-century manuscripts to electronic journals. We are happy to offer the following fellowship opportunities for 2015-2016.