Below is a list of research funding sources for Ph.D. students studying South Asia. I’ll keep updating it over time. If there are any resources I have missed, please feel free to e-mail me and I’d be happy to add them.
For additional sources, check out UCLA’s excellent Graduate Education database and NYU’s Social Science guide for grants and proposals.
General Grants with deadline cycles
Grants for University of California System
- UCHRI: (1) Graduate Student Dissertation Support grant for ABD students who have finished at least one chapter of their candidacy (2) Medicine & Humanities grant for ABD students in the social sciences working on a medicine-focused dissertation project
- Data Acquisition and Access Program: for UC Berkeley students only to acquire datasets that can be made public; fall
- IIS’s pre-dissertation and dissertation grants: for UC Berkeley students only, spring