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Fellowships at the New-York Historical Society

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships in Women’s History The two recipients of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship in Women's History should have a strong interest in the fields of women’s and public history. This unusual part-time fellowship introduces young scholars to work outside the academy in public history and may not directly correspond with their dissertation research. They must be currently enrolled students in good standing in a relevant PhD program in the humanities. The Predoctoral Fellows will be in residence part time at the New-York Historical Society for one academic year, between September 5, 2019 and June 29, 2020, with a stipend of $15,000 per year. This position is not full time and will not receive full benefits. Application deadline: January 11, 2019. To apply click the following link: <http://apply.interfolio.com/56744> National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship One fellowship for the length of a single academic year is supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities. The fellowship is available to individuals who have completed their formal professional training and have a strong record of accomplishment within their field. There is no restriction relating to age or academic status of applicants. Foreign nationals are eligible to apply if they have lived in the United States for at least three years immediately preceding the application deadline. The ten-month residency will carry a stipend of $42,000, plus benefits. This fellowship will begin September 5, 2019 and will end June 29, 2020. Application deadline: January 11, 2019. To apply click the following link: <http://apply.interfolio.com/56736 > Bernard and Irene Schwartz Fellowships Offered jointly with the Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at the New School, two Bernard and Irene Schwartz Fellowships are open to scholars who will have completed their PhD in History or American Studies before the end of the 2016-2017 academic year. Fellows will teach one course per semester at Eugene Lang College in addition to conducting focused research in residence at the New-York Historical Society. These fellows carry a stipend of $60,000, plus benefits. The fellowship will begin September 5, 2019 and will end June 29, 2020. Application deadline: January 11, 2019. To apply click the following link: <http://apply.interfolio.com/56442 > Helen and Robert Appel Fellowship in History and Technology The fellowship will be awarded to a candidate who has earned their Ph.D. within the last three to five years. Research projects should be based on the collections of New-York Historical and explore the impact of technology on history. The fellowship will carry a stipend of $60,000, plus benefits; it begins September 5, 2019 and lasts through June 29, 2020. Application deadline: January 11, 2019. To apply click the following link: <http://apply.interfolio.com/56741> Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation / Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship This fellowship will be awarded a candidate who has earned their Ph.D. within the last three to five years. Research projects should expand public understanding of New York State history and should include research based on the collections and resources of New-York Historical. This ten-month residency will carry a stipend of $60,000, plus benefits; it begins September 5, 2019 and lasts through June 29, 2020. Application deadline: January 11, 2019. To apply click the following link: <http://apply.interfolio.com/56707> Short-Term Fellowships A variety of Short-Term Fellowships will be awarded to scholars at any academic level. Fellows will conduct research in the library collections of the New-York Historical Society for two to four weeks at a time, and will receive a stipend of $2,000. These fellowships will begin and end between July 1, 2019 and June 29, 2020. Application deadline: January 11, 2019. To apply click the following link: <http://apply.interfolio.com/56740 > Fellowships at the New-York Historical Society are made possible through the generous endowment of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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