What, when & where
The American Antiquarian Society offers both short-term and long-term research fellowships, tenable for periods of one to twelve months during the period June 1, 2020 to May 31, 2021.
- The Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship provides a scholar who is within three years of receiving a Ph.D. twelve months in residence to add to and revise the dissertation for publication. The stipend for the Hench Fellowship is $35,000; the deadline for application is October 15, 2019.
- Short-term research fellowships are tenable for periods of one to two months’ residence at the Society, with a monthly stipend of $1850. The application deadline for these fellowships is January 15, 2020.
- Long-term fellowships, supported by funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, support periods of four to twelve months’ residence at the Society. The application deadline for these fellowships is January 15, 2020.
The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) is the leading archive in the United States for research in pre-twentieth-century U.S. history, literature, and culture. In addition to unsurpassed resources focused on the history and culture of the United States, AAS holds rich collections of materials dealing with Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean. AAS collections focus on all aspects of American life from contact to 1900, and provide rich source material for projects across the spectrum of early American studies. We invite you to discover these resources as a visiting academic research fellow.
Other info, Links & conditions
Further information about the fellowships, along with application materials, is available on the AAS website, http://www.americanantiquarian.org/fellowships.htm