An announcement from the ACLS:
The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is pleased to announce our 2021-22 fellowship and grant competitions. Our online application system is now open for programs with September and October deadlines.
ACLS offers fellowship and grant programs that promote research across the full spectrum of humanities and interpretive social science fields. ACLS invites applications from scholars on and off the tenure track.
Our peer review and award processes aim to promote inclusive excellence, and we welcome applicants from groups that are underrepresented in the academic humanities and from across the diverse landscape of higher education.
Detailed information including Fall 2021 deadlines is available at: https://www.acls.org/Fellowship-and-Grant-Programs/Competitions-and-Dead...
The National Humanities Center invites applications for academic-year or one-semester residential fellowships. Mid-career, senior, and emerging scholars with a strong record of peer-reviewed work from all areas of the humanities are encouraged to apply.
Scholars from all parts of the globe are eligible; stipends and travel expenses are provided. Fellowship applicants must have a PhD or equivalent scholarly credentials. Fellowships are supported by the Center’s own endowment, private foundation grants, contributions from alumni and friends, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Call for Fellows: Data Visualizations Using the D’Argenio Collection
Seton Hall University Libraries support excellence in academic and individual work, enable inquiry, foster intellectual and ethical integrity and respect for diverse points of view through user-focused services and robust collections as the intellectual and cultural heart of the University. Walsh Gallery, based in the Library, manages the University’s museum collections, and the Library’s Data Services division assists the University community in managing and presenting their data.
Karl-Christ-Prize for Ancient History
Laureate 2021: Prof. Dr. Klaus Hallof
(Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities)
The Karl-Christ-Prize, endowed with 25,000 euros and dedicated to the memory of Karl Christ, who held the Chair of Ancient History at the University of Marburg from 1965 to 1988, will be awarded for the fifth time in 2021. The prize is awarded every two years for outstanding academic achievements in the field of ancient history and neighbouring disciplines as well as the history of humanities and classical reception. It is presented alternately at the universities of Frankfurt a.M. and Bern, where Karl Christ's scholarship is being continued.
The Department of Latin at the University of Basel, in collaboration with the foundation PLuS, is pleased to invite applications for the new round of the Basel Fellowships in Latin Literature. The fellowship programme offers an opportunity for early career researchers as well as established scholars to pursue their research in the framework of a fully funded visit of up to three months at the Departement Altertumswissenschaften of the University of Basel. During their stay Fellows are entitled to make full use of the excellent resources of the University Library as well as the departmental library, Bibliothek Altertumswissenschaften, one of the world’s leading research libraries for the study of the ancient Mediterranean civilisations.
SCS congratulates the 2021-22 Rome Prize Winners in Ancient Studies, announced by the American Academy in Rome on April 23, 2021:
National Endowment for the Humanities/Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Rome Prize
Samuel H. Kress Foundation/Helen M. Woodruff-Archaeological Institute of America Rome Prize
Emeline Hill Richardson/Arthur Ross Rome Prize
Millicent Mercer Johnsen Rome Prize
Adriana Maria Vazquez
Andrew Heiskell/Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Rome Prize
You can view the full announcement and list of all Rome prize winners and Italian fellows here.
Awards and Fellowships: Spring 2021
We congratulate the following award and fellowship winners for 2021:
Frank M. Snowden Scholarships
- Cayle Diefenbach
- Maia Lee-Chin
- Niles Marthone
- Luis Rodriguez Perez
- Coffin Fellowship
- Robert Amstutz
- Uwade Akhere
- Adam Trettel
Ancient Worlds, Modern Communities Awards (formerly Classics Everywhere)
- New Atlantis: A Journey into the Classicism of W.E.B. Du Bois – Pennsylvania
- Classics as Pedagogical Tool: An Interactive/Multimedia E-Book – online
Marcus Bell and Nancy Rabinowitz
- A Musical Adaptation of The Bacchae – online
J. Landon Marcus
New Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives at the Harvard University Department of the Classics
The Department of the Classics at Harvard announces the following opportunities and initiatives designed to advance our community’s goals of diversity and inclusion. Prospective applicants and colleagues with questions about these programs are welcome to contact the Department Administrator Teresa Wu (email@example.com).
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Centre for Hellenic Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship September 2021 – August 2022
For the third year in a row, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Centre for Hellenic Studies (SNF CHS) at Simon Fraser University invites applications for a one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship focused on Hellenisms Past and Present, Local and Global. Our search committee welcomes applications that span disciplinary boundaries from candidates working on comparative approaches to the advertised fellowship theme. Applicants from all fields of the humanities and the social sciences are encouraged to apply.
Ancient Greek Literature
Eligibility: UK/EU/International graduates with the required entry requirements
Funding details: Bursary plus tuition fees (UK/EU/International)
Duration: Full-time – for a maximum of four years, or Part-time - for a maximum of six years
Application deadline: 15th January 2021
Interview dates: Will be confirmed to shortlisted candidates
Start date: September 2021. Please note that May 2021 is also potentially available if preferred - subject to discussion and agreement
For enquiries, please contact Professor Judith Mossman
Coventry University is inviting applications from suitably qualified graduates for a fully funded PhD studentship.