Humanities scholarships

If you’re in a graduate degree program in the humanities at Northern Arizona University, these scholarships may interest you.

American Council of Learned Societies Fellowships

ACLS offers fellowships and grants in more than a dozen programs for research across the humanities and related social sciences at the doctoral and postdoctoral levels.

Applied Linguistics Ph.D. Program at NAU

The Ph.D. program in Applied Linguistics at Northern Arizona University has several funding opportunities for qualified applicants.

Gustave O. Arlt Award in the Humanities

This award goes to a scholar-teacher in the humanities who has earned a doctorate within the last seven years and has written a book of scholarly importance.

Boren Fellowships

Boren Fellowships provide U.S. graduate students an important international and language component to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency.

The Craft Research Fund

The mission of the Craft Research Fund Graduate Research Grants is to encourage, expand and support graduate research in United States Craft (contemporary and decorative arts).

Jacob K. Javits Fellowships Program

This program provides fellowships to students of superior academic ability—selected on the basis of demonstrated achievement, financial need, and exceptional promise—to undertake study at the doctoral and Master of Fine Arts level in selected fields of arts, humanities, and social sciences.

Phi Beta Kappa Society Fellowships

Phi Beta Kappa fosters continuing education through two foreign study fellowships. The Mary Isabel Sibley Fellowship is awarded annually to young women who wish to study Greek or French language and literature. The Walter J. Jensen Fellowship is awarded annually for six months of study in France.

Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation (PSI)

PSI seeks to introduce a diverse group of students to issues and challenges affecting philanthropy, social enterprise, nonprofit organizations, and other actors in the social sector. The fellowship is open to both undergraduate and graduate students of color.