This article gives a sampling of organizations offering fellowships, research, or travel funding in the areas of political science, sociology, criminology, public policy, foreign relations, and social justice.
Below is a sampling of organizations offering fellowships, research or travel funding in the areas of political science, sociology, criminology, public policy, foreign relations, and social justice. Hopefully this serves as a starting point and can lead to other ideas or connections for funding.
American Political Science Association (APSA)
- Grants Fellowships and Funding in the Discipline http://www.apsanet.org/grants
- Outside of APSA - http://www.apsanet.org/grants/other
Glasgow Human Rights Network - join their listserv to get current info and funding announcements
Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship - to promote responsible journalism
Point Foundation National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund - Undergraduate and Graduate
von Humboldt Foundation Research Fellowship Program - research in Germany
Charles Koch Foundation Requests for Proposals - Rolling Deadlines
- Foundation of Well-Being
- Corporate Welfare Reform
- Toleration & Free Speech
- Foreign Policy
- Criminal Justice & Policing Reform
- Technology & Innovation
- Economic Freedom
Open Society Foundation Fellowship - March deadline
The Aspen Institute Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation - Program on Philanthropy and Social Enterprise
Institute for Humane Studies Travel Grant - for presenting on research related to "advancing the principles of freedom"
National Urban Fellows Program - to support change agents in the public and non-profit sectors, with a strong commitment to social justice and equity
The Humanity in Action Fellowship - to explore national histories of discrimination and resistance
Bridging the Gap Project Fellowship Programs - policy-relevant research and theoretically grounded policy work
Congressional Hunger Center - Social Justice Training and Field Experience in fighting hunger and poverty
The College Board Professional Fellowship Program - for equity, excellence and achievement in education
CONFLICT RESOLUTION ORGANIZATIONS
Pact World Org - improve the lives of those who are poor and marginalized; all people exercise their voice, build their own solutions and take ownership of their future
Association for the Development for Civic and European Initiatives - considers mobility as a way to integrate, mix and promote people, enabling them to acquire social, professional and intercultural competences.
OTHER LISTS OR CENTERS
UNIGO Hispanic Scholarships Directory - For Graduate Students