Cornell University - Dean's Fellowship in the History of Home Economics
The College of Human Ecology at Cornell University is accepting applications for the 2018 Dean's Fellowship in the History of Home Economics. We invite faculty members, research scholars, and advanced graduate students (must be eligible to work in the United States) with demonstrated background and experience in historical studies to apply for this post-graduate opportunity. The fellowship provides a summer or sabbatical residency of approximately six weeks to use the unique resources available from the College and the Cornell University Library system in pursuit of scholarly research in the history of Home Economics and its impact on American society.
Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History - Fellowships
The Gilder Lehrman Institute offers annual short-term research fellowships to doctoral candidates, college and university faculty, and independent scholars working in American history. International scholars are eligible to apply. The fellowships support research at archives in New York City. At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. Drawing on the 65,000 documents in the Gilder Lehrman Collection and an extensive network of eminent historians, the Institute provides teachers, students, and the general public with direct access to unique primary source materials.
University of New Mexico - Latin American and Iberian Institute (LAII) - Richard E. Greenleaf Visiting Library Scholar
The Richard E. Greenleaf Visiting Library Scholar award provides individuals the opportunity to work as visiting researchers with the University of New Mexico's Latin American library collections, one of the largest and most complete Latin or Spanish American collections in the country. International and independent scholars as well as junior faculty and graduate students at US institutions who specialize in Latin America and Iberia are invited to apply.
Library Company of Philadelphia (LCP) - Mellon Scholars Program at the Program in African American History
The Mellon Scholars Fellowship Program aims to promote research in the collections of the Library Company and to 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. Fellows must be in residence for the entire term of the award.
Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) - Balch Institute Fellowships
Prior to its merger with the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, The Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies maintained an active fellowship program. This legacy of support for scholarship in ethnic and immigrant studies has been continued at HSP with the Balch Institute Fellowships. Each year, two or three fellows are awarded a stipend to support one month of residency in Philadelphia to enable them to research on topics related to the ethnic and immigrant experience in the United States and/or American cultural, social, political, or economic history post-1875. Past Balch fellows have done research on immigrant children, Italian American fascism, German Americans in the Civil War, Pan-Americanism, African American women's political activism, and much more.
Boston Athenaeum - American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Fellowship
This fellowship is offered in conjunction with the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies to use the Boston Athenæum's holdings relevant to the 18th century.
Boston Athenaeum - Mary Catherine Mooney Fellowship
The Boston Athenæum offers this short-term fellowship to support the use of Athenæum collections for research, publication, curriculum and program development, or other creative projects. The collections comprise over half a million volumes, with particular strengths in Boston history, New England state and local history, biography, English and American literature, and the fine and decorative arts.
Boston Athenaeum - American Congregational Association-Boston Athenaeum Fellowship
This fellowship is for research into American religious history involving the collections of the Boston Athenæum and the Congregational Library.
Institute of Current World Affairs (ICWA) - ICWA Fellowships
An Institute of Current World Affairs (ICWA) Fellowship represents a generous investment in the future of a Fellow. The ultimate aim of the ICWA Fellowship program is to cultivate deep expertise in foreign countries and cultures. The ICWA achieves this by supporting a Fellow over a two year period, during which she or he carries out an immersive program of self-designed, independent study abroad.
Vatican Film Library - Saint Louis University - Mellon Fellowship
Research fellowships are available for periods between two and eight weeks in length for projects utilizing the collections of the Vatican Film Library. Applications must demonstrate need to consult the manuscript resources of the library. Topics may include history, philosophy, theology, literature, art, science, etc., in addition to paleography, codicology, illumination, text editing, library history, and other subjects. Fellowships are open (regardless of nationality) to post-doctoral scholars and to doctoral candidates formally admitted to a PhD program working on their dissertations.