PROGRAM IN EARLY AMERICAN ECONOMY AND SOCIETY: Dissertation Fellowships

Funding Agency:
Library Company of Philadelphia

Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellowship supports dissertation research in residence at the Library Company on any subject relevant to its collections. The term of the fellowship is from September 1, 2020 to May 31, 2021, with a stipend of $20,000. The award may be divided between two applicants, each of whom would receive $10,000 for the period September 1, 2020 to January 15, 2021 or January 15, 2021 to May 31, 2021.

Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES)

The Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) dissertation-level fellowship, carrying a stipend of $20,000, is tenable for the period September 1, 2020 to May 31, 2021. It may be divided between two scholars, who would each receive $10,000 for the period September 1, 2020 to January 15, 2021 or January 15, 2021 to May 31, 2021.

Program in African American History Mellon Scholar Dissertation Fellowship

The Program in African American History Mellon Scholar Dissertation Fellowship is designed to increase the participation of scholars from underrepresented backgrounds and others in the field of African American history prior to 1900. The fellowships promote research in residence in the collections of the Library Company and enhance the production of scholarly work in African American history of the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. Fellows are expected to conduct the majority of their research in the Library Company’s collections but may also use the collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Applicants must be in the later stages of research or writing. The term of the fellowship is from September 1, 2020 to May 31, 2021 with a stipend of $25,000. The award may be divided between two applicants, each of whom would receive $12,500 for the period September 1, 2020 to January 15, 2021 or January 15, 2021 to May 31, 2021.

Deadline: March 1, 2020

Eligibility

Grad/Prof Students
Minorities encouraged

Category

Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences

External Deadline

March 1, 2020