Conference & Research Grants for Early Career Historians

22 September 2022

Each year, the Royal Historical Society awards more than £50,000 in grants to early career historians, covering a wide range of activities. Full details of all grants offered, and their deadlines are available here.

The next deadline for applications for grants is 1 November 2022. This round includes applications of up to £750 for:

Submissions for both grant programmes is via the Society’s online applications portal.

Please note: to be eligible for either of these awards, applicants must be Postgraduate Members or Associate Fellows of the Royal Historical Society.

Other RHS grants offered to early career historians

In addition to conference and research grants, the Society provides support in the form of Doctoral Fellowships, Early Career Fellowships, Masters’ Scholarships and Scholarships to support research on African history.

The next closing dates for these particular grant awards (now 2023) are available from the website. Applications are welcome from researchers who are Postgraduate Members or Associate Fellows of the Royal Historical Society.

Forthcoming deadlines in 2022 and 2023 to apply to join the Society are available here.