Category: Professional Opportunities

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) NEA Arts Research Labs Program Apps Open: April 6, 2023

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has released a notice inviting applications (NIA) for the NEA Arts Research Labs Program (NEA Research Labs) for fiscal year (FY) 2024.  Through this program, NEA seeks to “support a series of transdisciplinary research partnerships, grounded in the social and behavioral sciences, to produce and report empirical insights […]

Amharic speakers are invited to participate in a research study in the Linguistics Department.

A PhD student in the BU Linguistics Department is conducting a study in the Spring, and is looking for participants who are fluent, native speakers of Amharic, and also can read the Ge’ez script. Participation will take place during scheduled times at the beginning of the Spring semester, likely in January and February (specific dates to […]

BU Center for Humanities is now accepting applications for PhD summer internships | Deadline: February 15, 2023

The Office of the Associate Provost for Graduate Affairs and the BU Center for the Humanities are pleased to announce the sixth year of our stipend-supported summer internships aimed at introducing PhD students in humanities fields to career opportunities at institutions beyond academia. These internships receive generous support from the Demir Sabanci (CAS’ 93) Experiential […]

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture is now accepting internship applications | Deadline: February 15, 2023

Internships at the National Museum of African American History and Culture offer college and graduate students and recent graduates opportunities to work closely with professionals and scholars in the museum field. The museum provides a dynamic learning environment and access to supportive mentors that help interns reach their educational and professional goals. Interns can gain […]

Bored Awards and Boren Fellowships are now accepting applications

Boren Scholarships for Undergraduate Students The 2023-2024 Boren Scholarship application cycle is open. You can access the Boren Scholarship application here. The application deadline for the Boren Scholarship is Feb. 1, 2023 at 5pm ET. Boren Fellowships for Graduate Students  The 2023-2024 Boren Fellowship application cycle is open. You can access the Boren Fellowship application here. The application deadline […]

Call for Papers for the University of Pittsburgh Center for African Studies Spring Conference | Deadline: February 20, 2023

Africa in the Classroom: Pedagogy, Community, Decolonization University of Pittsburgh Center for African Studies Spring Conference May 5-6, 2023 Chérie N. Rivers (UNC-Chapel Hill), keynote speaker Proposal Submission date: February 20, 2023 Submission portal found here:   The Programming Committee cordially invites proposals for the annual Spring Conference of the Center for African Studies, to […]

LACMA Art & Tech Lab Call for Applications | Deadline: 2/22

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) Art + Technology Lab Program: Call for Artist Proposals Purpose: The program supports projects that explore artistic applications of emerging technologies and ideas related to technology and culture. Preference is given to: (i) projects that explore emerging technologies; (ii) proposals that include some aspect of public demonstration and […]

BU Initiative on Cities announce call for Summer Fellowship applications | Deadline: January 30th at 5pm

BU Initiative on Cities Summer Fellowship: Boston Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics Pay: $7,056 for an 8-week summer fellowship (35 hours/week) Application Deadline: January 30th at 5pm Open to BU graduate students from any academic discipline! Click here to learn more and apply! The fellow will have the opportunity to explore an interest in public […]

BU Initiative on Cities Call for 2023 Spring Early-Stage Research Award Proposals | Deadline March 5, 2021

Initiative on Cities (IOC) to share that our 2023 Spring Request for Proposals for our Early-Stage Research Awards is now live! Please relay this information to your colleagues or students interested in working on this award opportunity! We encourage all faculty whose current research relates to our Urban H themes (Heat, Housing, and Health) to […]

ASC Program Administrator Natasha Patel holds three-part internship application workshop.

ASC Program Administrator Natasha Patel is running a series of information sessions and workshops in September for undergraduate students looking to apply for internships. In its latest round of Title VI funding, the African Studies Center included a program that provides three $1500 stipends a year to undergraduate students with unpaid internships in African studies […]