Division of Social Sciences

Research Funding Opportunities

Financial support for research is available to undergraduates, graduate students and faculty at Brandeis University. Internal grants are those Brandeis University supports.

Please click below to see the funds available. External grants are those supported by public and private organizations including state and federal governments, private foundations, corporations and philanthropists. Follow the links below to locate external funding and the staff on campus who can assist.

If you are only going to read one thing about writing proposals, read "On the Art of Writing Proposals," from the Social Science Research Council.

Internal Grants and Fellowships

To learn more about sources of internal grant support, please contact Margaret Lynch for undergraduates, Alyssa Canelli if you are a graduate student and Ed Hackett if you are a faculty member. 

External Grants and Fellowships

Below are the external grant and fellowship opportunities gathered and publicized by the University. To learn more about sources of external grant support, please contact Meredith Monaghan if you are an undergraduate, Alyssa Canelli if you are a graduate student and Judy Appel if you are a faculty member.