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  • Amy Louise Hunter Fellowship
    $2,000
    Rolling
    Sponsor: Wisconsin Historical Society

    Eligibility: Applicants must be applying on behalf of themselves only and not an organization. Any applicant whose project involves the culture or history of Wisconsin may apply. You must include a complete book proposal, cover letter and resume.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    816 State Street
    Madison, WI 53706-1482

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  • BSA Research Fellowship
    $3,000-$6,000
    October 1
    Sponsor: Bibliographical Society of America

    Eligibility: Applicants must submit proposals for studying books as historical evidence or an examination of the history of book trades or publishing history.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 1537
    Lenox Hill Station
    New York, NY 10021

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  • Doris (Chancey) Hale and Fred Hale Memorial Scholarship
    $1,250
    March 23
    Sponsor: Bixby Educational Endowment Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a Bixby High School student for at least two years, rank in the top 25% of the senior class and have a minimum 3.5 GPA. Students must also be a U.S. citizen, plan to attend an accredited college or university and plan to enroll as a full-time college student pursuing a degree in fine arts, history, literature or education. Applicants must supply a detailed description of high school activities and honors and community services, two letters of recommendation, an official transcript, a cover letter and an application form.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    109 N. Armstrong
    Bixby, OK 74008

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  • Enid Hall Griswold Memorial Scholarship
    $5,000
    January 31
    Sponsor: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

    Eligibility: Applicants must be college juniors or seniors majoring in political science, history, government or economics. All applicants must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. However, affiliation with DAR is not required.

    How to apply: Applications are available by written request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

    Committee Services Office
    Attn.: Scholarships
    1776 D Street NW
    Washington, DC 20006-5303

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  • Junior Fellowships
    Up to $21,000
    November 1
    Sponsor: Dumbarton Oaks

    Eligibility: Applicants at the time of application should have fulfilled all preliminary requirements for a Ph.D. and be willing to work on a dissertation or final project at Dumbarton Oaks under the direction of a faculty member at their own university. The fellowships are in the following areas: Byzantine Studies (including related aspects of late Roman, early Christian, western medieval, Slavic and Near Eastern Studies), Pre-Columbian Studies (of Mexico, Central America and Andean South America) and garden and landscape studies. Fellowships are based on demonstrated scholarly ability and preparation of the candidate (including knowledge of the required languages) and value of the study or project and its relevance to Dumbarton Oaks.

    How to apply: Applicants must submit ten complete, collated sets of: application letter, proposal and personal and professional data. They must also submit an official transcript and three recommendation letters, with one from the faculty advisor.

    1703 32nd Street NW
    Washington, DC 20007

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  • Pat Barnhard Memorial Scholarship
    $500
    February 1
    Sponsor: Truman Heartland Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from William Chrisman High School who plan to pursue a degree in political science, business or history at an accredited junior college, college or university. Students must have participated in history, political science or business extracurricular activities for at least two years. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be active in community service.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    c/o Blue Ridge Bank Financial Center
    4200 Little Blue Parkway
    Suite 340
    Independence, MO 64057

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  • Predoctoral Fellowships for Historians of American Art to Travel Abroad
    Up to $6,000
    November 15
    Sponsor: National Gallery of Art

    Eligibility: Applicants must be nominated by the chair of a graduate department of art history or other appropriate department. Each department may support two candidates. Applicants should submit proposals, itineraries, a curriculum vitae, two letters of support from professors and an additional letter of nomination from the chair. The fellowship is for a period of six to eight weeks of continuous travel abroad in areas such as Africa, Asia, South America or Europe to sites of historical and cultural interest. The travel fellowship is intended to encourage art-historical experience beyond the applicant’s major field not for the advancement of a dissertation. Preference is given to those who have had little opportunity for professional travel abroad.

    How to apply: Application materials are described online.

    2000B South Club Drive
    Landover, MD 20785

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  • Richard C. Maguire Scholarship
    $1,000
    May 15
    Sponsor: Rock Island Arsenal Museum

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a citizen of the United States, have been accepted into an accredited college or university postgraduate course of study in history or a related field and intend to complete and earn a master’s degree or doctorate.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Richard C. Maguire Scholarship Committee
    Attn: SIORI-CFM, Rock Island Arsenal
    Rock Island, IL 61299

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  • Susan Knott Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $500
    February
    Sponsor: Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate financial need and be graduating high school seniors from Jefferson High School who have at least a 2.5 GPA and plan to major in either history or political science at a West Virginia college or university. Special consideration will be given to those unlikely to benefit from the West Virginia PROMISE program.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    229 East Martin Street, Suite 4
    Martinsburg, WV 25401

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  • William G. Saletic Scholarship
    $1,250
    March
    Sponsor: Independent Colleges of Washington

    Eligibility: Applicants must be juniors or seniors who are studying or majoring in politics or history. Students attending Gonzaga University, Heritage University, Pacific Lutheran University, Saint Martin's University, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle University, University of Puget Sound, Walla Walla University, Whitman College or Whitworth University are eligible.

    How to apply: Applications are available online or from your school's financial aid office.

    600 Stewart Street
    Suite 600
    Seattle, WA 98101

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