Deadline:

1 October 2019 (for January 2020).

2 December 2019 (for  March 2020).

Location:

USA.

(Partially Funded)

Description

The American Philosophical SocietyFranklin Research Grants 2020

The Franklin program is particularly designed to help meet the costs of travel to libraries and archives for research purposes; the purchase of microfilm, photocopies, or equivalent research materials; the costs associated with fieldwork; or laboratory research expenses.

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Foreign nationals not affiliated with a U.S. institution must use their Franklin awards for research in the United States.
Special Programs within the Franklin Research Grants:

  • APS/British Academy Fellowship for Research.
  • APS/Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities Fellowship for Research.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

  • For a minimum of one and a maximum of two months. (APS/British Academy Fellowship for Research in London).
  • Between two and four months. (APS/Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities Fellowship for Research in Edinburgh).

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants are expected to have a doctorate or to have published work of doctoral character and quality.
  • Ph.D. candidates are not eligible to apply, but the Society is particularly interested in supporting the work of young scholars who have recently received the doctorate.
  •  Independent scholars and faculty members at all four-year and two-year research and non-research institutions are welcome to apply provided that all eligibility guidelines are met.
  •  American citizens and residents of the United States may use their Franklin awards at home or abroad.
  • Foreign nationals not affiliated with a U.S. institution must use their Franklin awards for research in the United States.
  • Applicants who have previously received a Franklin grant may reapply after an interval of two years.
  • Foreign nationals not affiliated with a U.S. institution are eligible to apply for projects to be carried out in the United States.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Funding is offered up to a maximum of $6,000. Grants are not retroactive.
  • They are not intended to meet the expenses of attending conferences or the costs of publication.
  • The Society does not pay overhead or indirect costs to any institution, and grant funds are not to be used to pay income tax on the award.
  • Grants will not be made to replace salary during a leave of absence or earnings from summer teaching; pay living expenses while working at home; cover the costs of consultants or research assistants; or purchase permanent equipment such as computers, cameras, tape recorders, or laboratory apparatus.

How to Apply

First Step: Register a new online account from here

Second Step: You will need to answer some questions related to the program from here to be eligible to apply for funding.

Third Step: You will verify that all materials: including the required two letters of support, and then submit it.

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