Tag Archives: predissertation research

Grant and Fellowship Bulletin Board

Series note:  We are pleased to launch the GradFund Grant and Fellowship Bulletin Board.  Each week we will post to our electronic bulletin board the grant and fellowship announcements that have arrived in the GradFund office.  This is a great … Continue reading

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Meet Dr. Catherine Carter With SSRC

Hello everyone! This is Ke (or Coco, if you prefer double syllables :-)) from Guangzhou. I am writing my second post introducing you to my imaginary funder— Dr. Catherine Cater with SSRC.

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Ambassador, Scholar, Fellow

Applicants for nationally competitive fellowships are often focused on the financial benefits of the award, and may overlook the funders’ larger purpose: To nurture a community of scholars devoted to advancing the program’s research goals. To develop that community, funders … Continue reading

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The Power of Small Grants

Nearly every graduate student seeking funding for their dissertation research project starts out focused on finding one award that will pay for all their expenses at one fell swoop (and in one application season). However, there are many reasons to … Continue reading

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SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship 2013 Fields Announced!

The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship provides mentoring and summer research funds for site-specific preliminary dissertation work for students in the humanities and social sciences. The application for this year is now open, with a deadline of … Continue reading

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Upcoming Funding Opportunity: SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship

Are you a pre-qualifying graduate student in a social science or humanities field? Do you need funds to support preliminary, site-specific field research this coming summer? You may be eligible for a Social Science Resarch Council (SSRC) Dissertation Proposal Development … Continue reading

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