2018-19 Academic Fellowships at the American Antiquarian Society

Event Details

End: January 15, 2018
Contact: nwolverton@mwa.org
More Info: http://www.americanantiquarian.org/fellowships

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 1876, 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.
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, 2018 to May 31, 2019Short-term research fellowships are tenable for periods of one to two months' residence at the Society, with a monthly stipend of $1850. 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, 2018.
Further information about the fellowships, along with application materials, is available on the AAS website, at http://www.americanantiquarian.org/fellowships.htm.
Any questions about the fellowship may be directed to:
Nan Wolverton, Director of Fellowships and the Center for Historical Visual American Culture, at nwolverton@mwa.org.