Special Issue Information of Cemeteries and Churchyards
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Native American Scholars Initiative (NASI) Undergraduate Summer Internship provides an opportunity for three talented undergraduates to conduct research, to explore career possibilities in archives and special collections, and to learn about advanced training in Native American and Indigenous Studies and related fields.
The American Philosophical Society Library is pleased to offer the following funding opportunites for scholars working on projects in the digital humanities in all fields. Additional opportunities are also available for those working on digital projects with Native communities. The deadline for applications is March 2, 2018. See below for additional details and instructions on how to apply.
Digital Humanities Fellowship
Call for Book Chapter Submissions: In Authentic America: Heritage, identity, performance and commemoration in the United States
Indigenous Communities and “Civilizing” Institutions in the Colonial and Postcolonial World
I am seeking two to three participants for a panel at Ethnohistory in October 2018 (Oaxaca, Mexico).
The St. George Tucker Society, an interdisciplinary scholarly organization dedicated to the study of the American South, is proud to announce its annual M. E. Bradford Dissertation Prize. The award recognizes the best dissertation focused on the South, any time period and any discipline. The prize carries a $1,000 award and travel assistance may be available to the recipient to discuss the project at the Society’s annual meeting. Attendance at the July 26-28, 2018 meeting in Jackson, Mississippi is mandatory for receipt of the prize.
The American Philosophical Society Library is now accepting applications for long and short-term research fellowships for scholars working in the fields of history of science, technology, and medicine; early American history; and Native American and Indigenous studies. Applicants whose research subjects overlap any other APS Library fellowship programs may also submit applications to other pertinent programs, though only one fellowship can be awarded to an individual.
The National Endowment for the Humanities invites applicants to "Hoover Dam and the Shaping of the American West," a two week summer institute on the Hoover Dam and its myriad impacts on American society. Throughout the program, leading scholars will guide a variety of sessions that center on three central themes: technology, environment, and human communities.