Student Funding Opportunities

Check out all Brandeis Undergraduate Funding opportunities — from research fellowships to grants and more!


March 15, 2022

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation have created the Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute to encourage minority students and others with an interest in African-American, African and African Diaspora Studies to pursue PhDs in the humanities.

Deadline: March 15, 2022

April 15, 2022

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is offering grant opportunities in conjunction with its 15th Annual Conference taking place in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 5-7, 2022.

  • Research Grant — Grants of up to $2,500 will be awarded to support topics in Middle East and African Studies that deserve greater attention. Deadline April 15.
  • Travel Grant — Grants of up to $750 will be awarded to assist in the costs associated with attending the Annual Conference. Deadline April 15.

In addition, general Call for Papers and Panels and Call for Undergraduate Poster Proposals. Deadlines May 1.

May 17, 2022

The Brandeis Library's Research Excellence Prize recognizes students who apply sophisticated information literacy skills to the selection, evaluation and synthesis of sources for a research project.