Hench Post-Dissertation (Visting Research) Fellowship

Funding Agency:
American Antiquarian Society

The American Antiquarian Society offers long-term visiting academic research fellowships tenable for four to twelve months each year. All awards are for a period of residence to use the AAS library's resources for research and writing.

Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship: The purpose of the fellowship is to provide the recipient with time and resources to extend research and/or to revise the dissertation for publication. Established as the Mellon Post-Dissertation Fellowship in 1998, the fellowship has been renamed in honor of John B. Hench, who retires as vice president for collections and programs after thirty-three years on the staff of the American Antiquarian Society. The Society welcomes applications from those who have advance book contracts, as well as those who have not yet made contact with a publisher. The twelve-month stipend for this fellowship is $35,000.

Deadline: Oct. 15, 2019

Agency Website

Areas of Interest

Applicants may come from such fields as history, literature, American studies, political science, art history, music history, and others relating to America in the period of the Society's coverage. The Society welcomes applications from those who have advance book contracts, as well as those who have not yet made contact with a publisher.

Amount

$35,000

Funding Type

Fellowship

Eligibility

Grad/Prof Students
Post Doctoral Fellows

Category

Arts & Humanities

External Deadline

October 15, 2019