15/07/2020 – Grants: Bando per i premi Lombardo-Gullì

Per commemorare la figura del grande studioso scomparso, l’AISNA (Associazione Italiana di Studi Nord-Americani) bandisce il Premio Agostino Lombardo, assegnato alla migliore tesi di laurea di argomento americanistico discussa nel corso dell’anno precedente in un’università italiana. Leggi tutto “15/07/2020 – Grants: Bando per i premi Lombardo-Gullì”

15/03/2020 – Conference Travel Grants and EAAS PG Travel Grants Annoucement

EAAS and the EAAS 2020 Warsaw conference organizers have established a fund to support broad participation at the Warsaw conference by offering a number of small conference travel grants. Leggi tutto “15/03/2020 – Conference Travel Grants and EAAS PG Travel Grants Annoucement”

EAAS Postgraduate Travel grant + Warsaw conference grant

EAAS 2020 CONFERENCE TRAVEL GRANTS

EAAS and the EAAS 2020 Warsaw conference organizers have established a fund to support broad participation at the Warsaw conference by offering a number of small conference travel grants. The eligibility for these grants will be restricted to early career scholars and/or scholars from countries with a nominal GDP of less than 30,000 USD per capita (according to the most recent IMF list). Please review the following points before applying:
•applications must be submitted electronically to EAAS Vice-‐President, Professor Zuzanna Ladyga (z.ladyga@uw.edu.pl; vice‐president@eaas.eu), by March 15, 2020;
•applicants can apply for a maximum of 200 EUR, to cover travel and/or accommodation and/or meals;
•applications presenting a brief budget covering the planned attendance(travel, meals, accommodation), and indicating other anticipated sources of support to attend the conference, should only be made after receiving confirmation of acceptance onto the conference program;
•applicants should indicate whether they are full-‐time or part-‐time post-‐graduate students, how their degree studies are funded, and whether they are in academic employment;
•successful applicants will be notified by March 20, 2020 and should then promptly confirm their attendance;
•successful applicants should submit a personal receipt outlining the expenses covered by the grant to EAAS Treasurer, Professor Adina Ciugureanu (treasurer@eaas.eu),within two months of the conference travel (by June 30, 2020).

2020 EAAS TRAVEL GRANT APPLICATION FORM

The deadline for receipt of this application is 28March 2020. All documents need to be submitted electronically to Prof. ZuzannaLadyga at vice-president@eaas.euand cc-ed to z.ladyga@uw.edu.pl. See the PDF attached.

15/03/2020 – GRANTS: 2 Start-up Grants for PhD in Literary Studies

Start-up Grants of the Doctoral Program in Literary Studies

The Doctoral Program in Literary Studies of the University of Basel calls for applications for two one-year start-up grants of CHF 30,000 (duration: 1 October 2020 – 30 September 2021, in two installments, with evaluation), starting 1 October 2020. These grants are designed to make a contribution to the successful applicants’ cost of living while they develop a PhD project in the area of literary studies. We particularly encourage projects that intersect with the thematic foci (“Basis- und Profilbereiche”) of the Doctoral Program. Furthermore, we strongly encourage all applicants to contact potential supervisors at the University of Basel before submitting their application. Leggi tutto “15/03/2020 – GRANTS: 2 Start-up Grants for PhD in Literary Studies”

Various deadlines – 2020-2021 Long-term and short-term Fellowships, American Philosophical Society.

Leggi tutto “Various deadlines – 2020-2021 Long-term and short-term Fellowships, American Philosophical Society.”

17/01/2020 – ECCLES Grants for British Library’s North American collections

Leggi tutto “17/01/2020 – ECCLES Grants for British Library’s North American collections”

02/12/2019 – 4 research grants BAAS for american studies

What, when & where

The awards are offered to scholars in the UK who need to travel to conduct research, or who have been invited to read papers at conferences on American Studies topics. It is intended that the grants be awarded for the study of subjects where the principle aim is the study of American history, politics, society, literature, art, culture, etc., and not subjects with other aims, the data for which happen to be located in the USA.

Up to four awards of £1000 are available. Although there is no specific time limit for the duration of the awards, and it is recognised that awards under the scheme may need to be supplemented, it is not intended that they should be used to supplement or extend much longer-term awards.
British Association for American Studies, BAAS Founders’ Research Travel Awards

The duration of the award would typically expect to be twelve weeks. Applications are invited from persons normally resident in the UK, and from scholars currently working at UK universities and institutions of higher education.

BAAS is committed to promoting best practice in matters of equality and diversity, and will be attentive to issues of equality and diversity when judging applications.

Deadline & how to apply

The closing date for applications is Monday 2 December 2019. Travel must take place between 1 April 2020 and 31 March 2021. Awards for travel will not be made retrospectively.

The application form can be downloaded here.

You can view the Submission Guidelines here.

Other info, Links & conditions

Successful candidates are required to provide a brief report of their research trip for publication in American Studies in Britain, and they are requested to acknowledge the assistance of BAAS in any other publication that results from research carried out during the tenure of the award. Membership of BAAS is mandatory in order to be eligible to receive one of these awards. Applicants will need to supply their membership number, which can be found by logging into the BAAS website and navigating to Member-BAAS Community-Profile.

_____________

see more job opportunities.

31/10/2019 – CFG: Seminario di Letteratura Storia e Cultura Americana @ Centro Studi Americani 11-13 Novembre 2019

Condividiamo il programma, il bando e il modulo di iscrizione relativi al prossimo Seminario di Letteratura Storia e Cultura Americana che si svolgerà presso il Centro Studi Americani di Roma dal 11-13 novembre 2019. Leggi tutto “31/10/2019 – CFG: Seminario di Letteratura Storia e Cultura Americana @ Centro Studi Americani 11-13 Novembre 2019”