Residential Fellowship Opportunities

Excerpted from lists compiled by Bucknell University and Colorado College.
This list is refreshed periodically. Last updated November 2017. Please note that fellowships are listed alphabetically.
American Antiquarian Society (Worcester, MA)

AAS-National Endowment for the Humanities Long-Term Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks, foreign nationals must be in US 3+ years
Category: humanities
Due: early January

American Academy in Rome (Rome, Italy)

Terra Foundation Affiliated Fellowship in Rome
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-November

American Council of Learned Societies (9 research centers in the U.S.)

Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships
Who may apply: recently tenured
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: mid-September

American Psychology Association (Washington DC)

Congressional Fellowship
Who may apply: APA members, mid-career
Category: social sciences
Due: late December

American Statistical Association (Various)

ASA/NSF/BEA (Bureau of Economic Analysis) Fellowship Program
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: social sciences
Due: mid-December
ASA/NSF/Census Research Fellowship Program
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: social sciences
Due: early December
ASA/NSF/BLS (Bureau of Labor Statistics) Fellowship Program
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: social sciences
Due: late December
ASA/NCH Research Fellowship Program
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: social sciences
Due: late December

Argonne National Laboratory (Argonne, IL)

Faculty Research Leave- Sabbatical Leave
Who may apply: sabbatical award winner
Category: sciences
Due: anytime

Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)

Fellows 2018-2019 Theme: Urban and Rural
Who may apply: tenure track, tenured
Category: humanties, social science
Due: mid-February

Association for Women in Mathematics (Ithaca, NY)

Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize
Who may apply: woman recently promoted to Associate Professor or an equivalent position in the mathematical sciences
Category: math & sciences
Due: mid-November

The Bibliographical Society of America (New York, NY)

Various Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late November

Brown University (Providence, RI)

John Carter Brown Library Short-term Fellowships
Who may apply: early career
Category: humanities
Due: late November
John Carter Brown Library Long-term Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late November
Hodson Trust- John Carter Brown Library Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts, humanities
Due: mid-March

Burroughs Wellcome Fund (Triangle Park, NC)

Innovation in Regulatory Science
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: sciences

The Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange (Taipei, Taiwan)

Scholar Grants
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: humanities
Due: mid-October

Congressional Budget Office (Washington, DC)

Visiting Scholars
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: social sciences

Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)

Society Fellowships (2018-2019 theme: Authority)
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late September

Council on Foreign Relations (Host agency, varied)

International Affairs Fellowship
Who may apply: mid-career
Category: social sciences
Due: late October

Elizabethtown College (Elizabethtown, PA)

Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies Fellows Program
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: rolling basis

Emory University (Atlanta, GA)

Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry Post-Doctoral Fellows Program
Who may apply: early career (PhD for 6 years or fewer)
Category: humanities
Due: mid-January
Rose Library Short-term Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: September 1 - mid-February
Rose Library Nancy and Randall Burkett Award for Research in Black Print Culture
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-February
Rose Library Billops-Hatch Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-February
Rose Library LGBT Collections Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-February

East-West Center (Honolulu, HI)

POSCO Visiting Fellowship Program
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: late December

Florida International University (Miami Beach, FL)

The Wolfsonian Fellowships
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: arts
Due: late December

Folger Shakespeare Library (Washington, DC)

Long-term Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late October
Short-term Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late February

The Getty (Los Angeles, CA)

Getty Scholar Grants
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: arts, humanities, social sciences
Due: fall

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History (New York, NY)

Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: mid-May

Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)

Radcliff Institute for Advanced Study Fellowship Program
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Houghton Library Visiting Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-January
Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies Visiting Scholars
Who may apply: senior faculty
Category: humanities
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection Fellowship (Washington, DC)
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: late October
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection Mellon Fellowship in Urban Landscape Studies (Washington, DC)
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: late December

The Historic New Orleans Collection (New Orleans, LA)

The Dianne Woest Fellowship in the Arts and Humanities
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts, humanities
Due: mid-November

The Huntington (San Marino, CA)

Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-November

Indiana University (Bloomington, IN)

Everett Helm Visiting Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late September
Mendel Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late September

Institute for Advanced Studies (Princeton, NJ)

Research Fellowships
Who may apply: early to mid-career
Category: math & sciences
Due: late November

Institute for Human Sciences (Various)

EURIAS Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences, sciences (depending on research)
Due: late May
Jozef Tischner Fellowships for Polish and Polish-American Scholars
Who may apply: early career, Polish citizens
Category: humanities, social sciences

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum (Boston, MA)

Abba P. Schwartz Research Fellowship
Who may apply: mid-career, senior scholars
Category: social sciences
Due: mid-August
Theodore C. Sorensen Research Fellowship
Who may apply: mid-career, senior scholars
Category: social sciences
Due: mid-August

Library of Congress (Washington, DC)

Kluge Fellowship
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: mid-July
Kluge Fellowship in Digital Studies
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late November
David B. Larson Fellowship in Health and Spirituality
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: social sciences
Due: mid-April
Kislak Short-term Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-October

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA)

Short-term Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Categories: humanities
Due: late February
Long-Term Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-January
Suzanne and Caleb Loring Research Fellowship (Theme: Civil war)
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-February

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (Berkeley, CA)

Postdoctoral Fellowships
Who may apply: early career (4 years or fewer PhD)
Category: math & sciences
Due: late November

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine (government research labs in the U.S.)

NRC Research Associateship Program
Who may apply: early career
Category: sciences
Due: Feb 1, May 1, August 1, Nov 1

National Endowment for Democracy (Washington, DC)

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: late October

National Gallery of Art (Washington, DC)

Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts Visiting Senior Fellowship
Who may apply: early career (5+ years PhD) to senior faculty
Category: arts
Due: mid-September, mid-March
Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts Senior Fellowship
Who may apply: early career (5+ years PhD) to senior faculty
Category: arts
Due: mid-October

National Humanities Center (Triangle Park, NC)

Fellowships
Who may apply: mid-career, senior scholars
Category: humanities, sciences, social sciences, arts
Due: mid-October

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (research labs in the U.S. and abroad)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Senior Fellows
Who may apply: early career (7+ years PhD) to senior faculty
Category: sciences
Due: early April

National Security Agency (Ft. George G. Meade, MD)

Mathematical Sciences Program Sabbaticals
Who may apply: senior faculty
Category: math & sciences

New York Public Library (New York, NY)

Schomburg Center Scholars-in-Residence Program
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late August
Cullman Center Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late September

The Newberry (Chicago, IL)

Long-term Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-November
Short-term Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-December

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (Various)

Faculty Research
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: science

Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)

Lewis Center for the Arts Princeton Arts Fellowship
Who may apply: early career
Category: arts
Due: mid-September
Lewis Center for the Arts Hodder Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts
Due: mid-September
University Center for Human Values Visiting Professor for Distinguished Teaching
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
University Center for Human Values Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Faculty Fellowships
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences
Due: late October
Program in Law and Public Affairs Fellows Program
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: social sciences
Due: early November
Shelby Cullom Davis Center Fellowship (2018-2020 Theme: Law and Legalities)
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: late November

Property and Environment Research Center (Bozeman, MT)

The Julian Simon Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: sciences
Lone Mountain Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: sciences

Rice University (Houston, TX)

Rice Seminar / Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellows (2018-2019 Theme: Wastes: Histories and Futures)
Who may apply: early career
Category: humanities, social sciencs
Due: late November

The Rockefeller Foundation's Bellagio Study Center (Bellagio, Italy)

Residency Program
Who may apply: senior scholars
Category: arts, humanities
Due: late November

The Russell Kirk Center for Cultural Renewal (Mecosta, MI)

Residential Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts, humanities

Russell Sage Foundation (New York, NY)

Visiting Scholars Program
Who may apply: mid-career
Category: social sciences
Due: mid-June

The School for Advanced Research (Santa Fe, NM)

Resident Scholars
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: social sciences
Due: late October

Social Science Research Council (Various)

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship
Who may apply: early career
Category: humanities, social sciences

Society for Research in Child Development (Washington, DC)

Policy Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks (early and mid-career encouraged)
Category: social sciences
Due: mid-December

Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Stanford Humanities Center External Faculty Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late September
Freeman Spogli Institute Lee Kong Chian NUS-Stanford Fellowship on Contemporary Souteast Asia
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: late February
Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, sciences, social sciences

Truman Library Institute (Kansas City, MO)

Research Grants
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: late March, late Spetember

Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)

The Murphy Institute Faculty Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late December

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (Washington, DC)

Mandel Center Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts, humanities, social sciences
Due: mid-November

United States Institute of Peace (Washington, DC)

Senior Fellowship
Who may apply: mid-career, senior faculty
Category: humanities, social sciences

University of California, Berkeley (Berkely, CA)

Ciriacy-Wantrup Postdoctoral Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: social sciences
Due: late November

University of California, Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)

James and Sylvia Thayer Short-term Research Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late October
Barbara Rootenberg Library Research Fellowship in the History of Medicine and Life Sciences
Who may apply: all ranks
Categoty: humanities, sciences, social sciences
Due: late October
Kenneth Karmiole Endowed Research Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences
Due: late October
R.B Kitaj Research Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts, humanities
Due: late October

University of Colorado, Boulder (Boulder, CO)

Postdoctoral Visiting Fellowship
Who may apply: early career (4 years or fewer from PhD)
Category: science
Due: early January
Sabbatical Fellowship
Who may apply: senior faculty
Category: science
Due: early January

University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)

Humanities Fellowship
Who may apply: early career (4 years+ PhD) to senior faculty
Category: humanities
Due: late January

University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)

Howard H. Pekham Fellowship on Revolutionary America
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-January
Earhart Fellowship on American History
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: mid-January
Jean and Samuel Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies Fellowship Program (2018-2019 Theme: Sephardic Identities, Midieval and Early Modern)
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late September

University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)

Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies Visiting Research Fellowship (2018-2019 Themes: Gender and Conflict/Peacebuilding, Conflict-related Migration and Diaspora Communities, Peace Studies with a geographical focus on South and/or East Asia, Peace Studies (open)
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciencs
Due: early December
Kellog Institute for International Study Visiting Fellowships (Themes: democracy and/or human development)
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences, sciences
Institute for Advanced Study Residential Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts, humanities, social sciences, sciences
Due: mid-October

University of Pennsylvania  (Philadelphia, PA)

Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late October
The McNeil Center for Early American Studies Barra Sabbatical Postdoctoral Fellowship
Who may apply: early career (5 years+ PhD) to senior faculty
Category: humanities
Due: early December
Wolf Humanities Center Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship
Who may apply: early career (8 years or fewer PhD)
Category: humanities
Due: mid-October

University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA)

Center for Philosophy of Science Visiting Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, sciences
Due: mid-December

University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI)

Institute for Research on Poverty Visiting Scholars Program
Who may apply: minority groups, all ranks
Category: social sciences

Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)

Robert Penn Warren Center for the Humanities Visiting Faculty Fellowship (2018-2019 Theme: The World of Print(s): Multiples and Meanings in Early Modern Europe and North America)
Who may apply: mid career, senior faculty
Category: humanities
Due: mid-Janurary

Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (Charlottesville, VA)

Fellowship Program
Who may enter: all ranks
Category: humanities
Due: late November

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC)

Residential Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: late September

Yaddo (Saratoga Springs, NY)

Artists in Residence Program
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts
Due: January 1, August 1

Yale University (New Haven, CT)

Institute of Sacred Music Short-term Collections-based Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts, humanities, social sciences, sciences
Due: mid-November
Institute of Sacred Music Long-term Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: arts
Due: late October
MacMillan Center Agrarian Studies Program Fellowship
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences, sciences
Due: late December
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library Visiting Scholar Fellowships
Who may apply: all ranks
Category: humanities, social sciences
Due: mid-December