Law Faculty Research Funding: Residential-United States & Canada
Safra Foundation Center for Ethics, Harvard University
Princeton University Center for Human Values
Law and Public Affairs Fellowships, Princeton University
National Humanities Center
Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships for Recently Tenured Scholars
Murphy Institute at Tulane Faculty Fellowships
Institute for Advanced Study
Shelby Cullom Davis Center
Description: "During the academic years 2018 and 2019, the Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies will focus on the topic of “Law & Legalities.” This two-year seminar will bring together visiting scholars working on law in societies around the world and throughout human history, on topics including (but not restricted to) state administration, gender and sexuality, race, religion, property, science, environment, technology, war, migration, commerce, medicine, disability, incarceration, and human rights."
Availability: Completed doctorate required
Duration: One semester, or full year if fellow can secure additional funding for the second semester
Amount: "Within the limits of its resources, it is the intent of The Davis Center to provide a salary that, when combined with the sabbatical leave funds and outside grants, equals the normal salary paid to a Fellow at his or her home university."
Deadline: December 1, 2018, 11:59 p.m. EST
Kluge Fellowships at the Library of Congress
Description: "The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress invites qualified scholars to conduct research at the Kluge Center using the Library of Congress collections and resources. The Kluge Center furnishes attractive work and discussion space for Kluge Chair holders, for distinguished visiting scholars, and for post-doctoral fellows supported by other private foundation gifts. Residents have easy access to the Library's specialized staff and to the intellectual community of Washington. The Kluge Center especially encourages humanistic and social science research that makes use of the Library's large and varied collections. Interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, or multi-lingual research is particularly welcome. Among the collections available to researchers are the world's largest law library and outstanding multi-lingual collections of books and periodicals."
Availability: "Scholars who have received a terminal advanced degree within the past seven years in the humanities, social sciences, or in a professional field such as architecture or law. Exceptions may be made for individuals without continuous academic careers."
Duration: 4 to eleven months
Amount: $5,000 per month
Deadline: July 15
Centre for Ethics, University of Toronto
Society for the Humanities, Cornell University
Center for Advanced Studies in Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University
American Fellowships Summer/Short-Term Research Publication Grants
Wilson Center Residential Fellowship
Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Studies Fellowship
The Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers
Description: "The Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers is an international fellowship program open to people whose work will benefit directly from access to the collections at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building—including academics, independent scholars, and creative writers (novelists, playwrights, poets)."
Availability: Fellowships will not be granted for academic projects to post-doctoral fellows or to applicants doing graduate-school dissertation research.
Duration: Nine months (September–May)
Deadline: September 28th, 2018, 5 p.m. EDT
The Charles Warren Center for American History
Description: "The 2019-20 Warren Center Faculty Fellowship will be on the theme of Past, Present, and Future of Ethnic Studies led by Ju Yon Kim (English), Lorgia Garcia-Peña (Romance Languages and Literatures/Hist & Lit), and Genevieve Clutario (History/Hist & Lit)."
Availability: "Applicants may not be degree candidates and should have a Ph.D. or equivalent."
Duration: Nine months
Amount: $62,000 maximum
Deadline: December 15, 2018