Fellowships for Graduate Students and Post-docs in Classics

This page lists a number of funding opportunities of interest to graduate students in Classics. It is meant to be a starting point for further research and is not to be considered exhaustive. Please contact the DGS if you would like additional information or a list of recent graduates who have been successful in securing grants from the programs in which you are interested.

Summer study1. Archaia Program for the Study of Ancient and Premodern Cultures and Societies Fellowship 2017 (grad): https://yale.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

European Studies Council Grants for Language Study (grad): http://macmillan.yale.edu/graduate-professional-student-grants

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) - EUROPEAN STUDIES - SUMMER (grad)https://yale.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

Summer Language Institute Fellowships (GSAS Language Reading Courses) (grad): http://gsas.yale.edu/fellowships/gsas-summer-language-reading-courses

Summer Language Institute Fellowships (Yale Summer Session) (grad): http://gsas.yale.edu/fellowships/summer-language-institute-fellowship-yale-summer-session-courses

Augusta HAZARD Fund (grad): http://archaeology.yale.edu/funding

Summer Program Tuition Fellowship (grad): http://gsas.yale.edu/fellowships/summer-program-tuition-fellowship

Yale Club of Philadelphia Summer Research Fellowships (grad)https://yale.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

Yale Club of San Francisco Summer Research Fellowships (grad)https://yale.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

Dumbarton Oaks Summer Fellowships (grad/post-doc) https://www.doaks.org/research/support-for-research/fellowships/terms

AAUW American Fellowships Summer/Short-Term Research Publication Grants (post-doc) http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/american-fellowships/af-research-publication-grants-application

University of Cincinnati Summer Residency Program (post-doc): https://classics.uc.edu/index.php/tytusinfo/tytussummerinfo

DAAD Summer and Research Fellowships: https://www.daad.org/en/find-funding/graduate-opportunities

American Numismatics Society Summer Seminar http://numismatics.org/seminar

Center for Epigraphical and Paleographical Studies, Ohio State (fellowships and summer school): https://epigraphy.osu.edu

Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies (diploma in manuscript studies) http://www.pims.ca/academics/diploma-programme-in-manuscript-studies

Rare Books School, University of Virginia (summer programs and fellowships in critical bibliography): http://rarebookschool.org

Digital Humanities Lab funding for DH Summer Schools: http://web.library.yale.edu/dhlab/trainingscholarships

Academic Year

Graduate students only

Fulbright Grants for Graduate and Professional School Students: https://us.fulbrightonline.org

Beinecke Library Research Fellowships for Graduate & Professional Studentshttps://yale.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

Funding for Graduate Students for Study at the American School of Classical Studies in Athens (Full Academic Year), Regular Member Fellowships (grad): http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/admission-membership/grants

ASCSA Harry Bikakis Fellowship (grad): http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/admission-membership/grants

Archaeological Institute of America John R. Coleman Traveling Fellowship (grad): https://www.archaeological.org/grants/15786

American Fellowships Dissertation Fellowship (grad): http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/american-fellowships/af-dissertation-application

Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship (grad): http://woodrow.org/fellowships/newcombe

Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships (grad): https://www.acls.org/programs/dcf

International Dissertation Research Fellowships (grad): https://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/view/idrf-fellowship 

Harriet and Leon Pomerance Fellowship (grad/post-doc): https://www.archaeological.org/grants/704

Yale-UCL Exchange http://gsas.yale.edu/fellowships/yale-ucl-collaborative-exchange-program

MacMillan International Dissertation Research Fellowship http://macmillan.yale.edu/graduate-professional-student-grants

Graduate & post-doctoral students

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships (grad/post-doc): http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fordfellowships

Getty Institute Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship: Find out more here

Dumbarton Oaks Fellowship (grad/post-doc): https://www.doaks.org/research/support-for-research/fellowships/terms

ASCSA Cotsen Travelling Fellowship for Research in Greece (grad/post-doc): http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/admission-membership/grants

ASCSA Henry S. Robinson Corinth Research Fellowship (grad/post-doc): http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/admission-membership/grants

ASCSA Wiener Laboratory Research Assistant/Associate Appointments (grad/post-doc): http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/admission-membership/grants

Archaeological Institute of America Anna C. & Oliver C. Colburn Fellowships (grad/post-doc): https://www.archaeological.org/grants/703

Helen M. Woodruff Fellowship of the American Archaeological Institute and the American Academy in Rome (grad/post-doc) https://www.archaeological.org/grants/701

Archaeological Institute of America Olivia James Traveling Fellowship (grad/post-doc): https://www.archaeological.org/grants/700

Harvard University, The Society of Fellows: Junior Fellowships (grad/post-doc): http://www.socfell.fas.harvard.edu

Mary Isabel Sibley Greek/French Studies Fellowship (grad/post-doc; open to unmarried women 25 to 35 years of age): Find out more here

Onassis Scholarships for Hellenes (grad/post-doc): http://www.onassis.org/en/scholarships-greeks.php

Rome Prize (grad/post-doc): http://www.aarome.org/apply

Post-doctoral only

Center for Hellenic Studies/Deutches Archäologisches Institut Post-Doctoral Fellowships (post-doc): http://chs.harvard.edu/CHS/article/display/3666

Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships (post-doc): https://www.princeton.edu/hellenic/fellowships/pdrfellowships

Getty-NEH Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship (post-doc): Find out more here

Wiener Laboratory Postdoctoral Fellowship (post-doc): http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/admission-membership/grants

NEH Fellowships (post-doc): http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/admission-membership/grants

Thesaurus Linguae Latinae Fellowship (post-doc): https://classicalstudies.org/awards-and-fellowships/thesaurus-linguae-latinae-tll-fellowship

American Fellowships Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowship (post-doc): http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/american-fellowships/af-postdoctoral-research-application

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships (post-doc): http://shc.stanford.edu/fellowships http://sochum.as.cornell.edu/mellon_post-d_fellowships.html
http://societyoffellows.columbia.edu/fellowship
https://wolfhumanities.upenn.edu/fellowships/andrew-w-mellon-postdoctoral-fellowship-humanities
https://shass.mit.edu/academics/graduate/mellon-postdoctoral-fellowship

National Humanities Center Fellowship (post-doc): http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/become-a-fellow

Various Societies of Fellows in the Humanities:

University of Michigan (https://lsa.umich.edu/lsa/about/diversity–equity-and-inclusion/lsa-collegiate-postdoctoral-fellowship-program.html
Princeton (http://www.princeton.edu/sf)
Chicago (https://societyoffellows.uchicago.edu)
Duke (https://researchfunding.duke.edu/society-fellows-humanities-fellowships)
Berkeley (http://www.spo.berkeley.edu/fund/hpostdoc.html)
USC (http://societyoffellows.usc.edu/apply/humanities-fellowship

11. General Resources GRAPES at UCLA (updated database of funding opportunities for graduates and post-doctoral students)
https://grad.ucla.edu/funding