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Folger Fellowship Program in USA

Applications for the Folger Fellowship Program are currently being accepted. The award is available for anyone who holds a terminal degree in their field. They must the United States citizens. Varied amount of stipend will be given to the winning fellows. The closing date of application is 1 March 2019.

Fellowship Description
The Folger Institute is providing a unique and amazing opportunity to receive a Folger Fellowship. Anyone who holds a terminal degree in their field is eligible to apply for short term and long term fellowship. The purpose of the Folger is to support research and offering advanced scholarly programs in the humanities.

Award Value

  • Long-term fellowships support scholars in residence for six to nine months with a monthly stipend of $5,555.55 for up to $50,000.
  • Short-term fellowships support scholars in residence for one to three months with a monthly stipend of $2,500.

Level and Area of Studies
Non – degree program in humanity fields.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Artists, archivists, curators, independent scholars and librarians holding appropriate terminal degrees are also eligible to apply.
  • Applicants for long-term NEH fellowships must either be US citizens or foreign nationals who have been in the US for the three years preceding application.
  • Scholars must hold a terminal degree in their field in order to be eligible for a long-term fellowship.
  • Scholars must hold a terminal degree in their field in order to be eligible for a short-term fellowship.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Application Instruction
To apply for a long-term fellowship, please submit the following:

  • A 250-word abstract of your project.
  • 1,500-word description of your project, placing particular emphasis on the proposed topic’s importance, its relevance to the field, and the originality and sophistication of your approach.
  • Two-page CV.
  • One-to-two page list of primary sources, rare materials, or digital assets you wish to consult at the Folger Library.
  • Two letters of recommendation.

To apply for a short-term fellowship, please submit the following:

  • A 250-word abstract of your project.
  • 1,000-word description of your project, placing particular emphasis upon the ways that you intend to work with the Folger’s collections.
  • Two-page CV.
  • One-to-two page list of primary sources, rare materials, or digital assets you wish to consult at the Folger Library.
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Submission Deadline
March 1, 2019.

Website and Application Link

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