Smithsonian National Postal Museum -- Postal History Research Scholarships

Funding Agency:
Smithsonian Institution

The Smithsonian National Postal Museum is pleased to announce funding for the research of philatelic or postal topics leading to publication. The funds are available to PhDs, doctoral students, and other specialists. They enable their recipients to spend an uninterrupted block of time doing research on their projects in NPM and other appropriate Washington DC collections and discussing their work with specialists. Research can include any topic supported by the NPM collections.

Applications are accepted throughout the year.

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Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students
Post Doctoral Fellows


Social Sciences