Grants

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Pam Laird Research Grant 2017

The Mercurians once again is offering the Pam Laird Research Grant (US$1,000) to defray the cost of travel and housing to use a research collection to pursue research in the history of communication technologies. We have added this new initiative to encourage and reward high-caliber research in the history of communication technologies, broadly defined. One [...]

By | March 30th, 2017|Grants, News|Comments Off on Pam Laird Research Grant 2017

Applications for travel grants for the International Congress of the History of Science and Technology

The BSHS is accepting applications for grants of £750 to support travel to attend the International Congress of the History of Science and Technology (ICHST) in Rio in July 2017. To apply for a travel grant, you must be a BSHS member and send a brief email to the Executive Secretary, [email protected], by March 17 2017, [...]

By | January 29th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, Grants, News|Comments Off on Applications for travel grants for the International Congress of the History of Science and Technology

Travel Grants for the International Congress in Rio

Has your paper been accepted at the 25th International Congress of the History of Science and Technology in Rio? Are you a BSHS member? The BSHS will be providing a limited number of travel grants for society members who are presenting in Rio. The grants will be a maximum of £750 each and require full documentation. More [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, Grants, News|Comments Off on Travel Grants for the International Congress in Rio

Time Measurement Research Funding

**Deadline 2 September 2016** The Antiquarian Horological Society (AHS) has far wider interests than its name might suggest, and  is not bound by centuries or particular approaches. Its journal Antiquarian Horology is equally at home covering the Antikythera mechanism, late twentieth-century watch production or the cultural implication of different approaches towards time & its measurement. [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Grants, History of Technology, News, Science|Comments Off on Time Measurement Research Funding

Travel Grants to Edmonton: Deadline Extended

The BSHS has already awarded many travel grants for the 3-Societies Meeting in Edmonton in June 2016, but is prepared to consider making additional awards. To apply for a travel grant, please send a brief email to the Executive Secretary, [email protected], by Friday 5 February, with the subject heading "3-Societies Grant Application."  In the body [...]

By | January 28th, 2016|Grants, News|Comments Off on Travel Grants to Edmonton: Deadline Extended

Announcement: Support for Research at The Bakken: Research Travel Grant and Visiting Research Fellowship

The Bakken (Minneapolis, MN) awards short-term fellowships and travel grants to scholars and artists to support research using The Bakken’s library and artifact collections. The subject of the collections is the history of electricity and magnetism (with a focus on their roles in the life sciences and medicine) and include approximately 11,000 books, journals, and [...]

By | October 1st, 2014|Grants, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Physics|Comments Off on Announcement: Support for Research at The Bakken: Research Travel Grant and Visiting Research Fellowship

BSHS Master’s Bursaries

The BSHS is very pleased to announce a competition for up to 4 bursaries of £4,000 each to support students taking a master’s degree in the history of science, technology or medicine. This round of awards will be available to those who have been accepted on a master’s programme for the academic year 2014-15. Applicants [...]

By | June 9th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, Grants, News|Comments Off on BSHS Master’s Bursaries

BSHS Undergraduate Archive Grants

Are you an undergraduate student writing a dissertation on a topic in the history of science, technology and medicine who would benefit from consulting archives? Or are you a supervisor who feels that your dissertation student(s) would make the most of the opportunity to include relevant primary archival material? If so, then why not apply for one of the [...]

By | December 19th, 2013|BSHS Announcements, Grants|Comments Off on BSHS Undergraduate Archive Grants

2014-2015 Lemelson Center Fellowships and Travel Grants – final call for applications

Research Opportunities at the Smithsonian's Lemelson Center Application Deadline: January 15, 2014 The Lemelson Center Fellowship and Travel Award programs support projects that present creative approaches to the study of invention and innovation in American society. These include, but are not limited to, historical research and documentation projects resulting in dissertations, theses, publications, exhibitions, educational [...]

By | December 17th, 2013|Grants, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships|Comments Off on 2014-2015 Lemelson Center Fellowships and Travel Grants – final call for applications

St Andrews to sponsor Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship applicants

The School of History and the University of St Andrews is pleased to announce that it will sponsor outstanding researchers who are eligible and wish to apply for a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship. This scheme enables early career researchers to undertake a significant piece of publishable work. Applicants must have a track record of research, [...]

By | December 5th, 2013|Grants, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships|Comments Off on St Andrews to sponsor Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship applicants