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Grant of the Week: 2013-2014 Fellowships at the Huntington

Vanessa Varin | Oct 12, 2012


The Huntington is an independent research center with extensive holdings in British and American history, literature, art history, and the history of science and medicine, with the collections ranging chronologically from the eleventh century to the present. The Huntington will award to scholars over one hundred fellowships for the academic year 2013-2014. These fellowships derive from a variety of funding sources and have different terms. Recipients of all fellowships are expected to be in continuous residence at the Huntington and to participate in and make a contribution to its intellectual life.

National Endowment of Humanities (NEH) Fellowships offer stipends of $50,400 for nine to twelve months. Barbara Thom Postdoctoral Fellowships are intended to support a non-tenured faculty member who is revising a manuscript for publication, carrying a stipend of $50,000 for nine to twelve months.

The Mellon Fellowship is for nine to twelve months with a stipend of $50,000.

The Dana and David Dornsife Fellowship is for nine to twelve months with a stipend of $50,000.

Huntington Research Awards are for one to five months and carry monthly stipends of $3,000.

The deadline for submitting an application is November 30, 2012. (Please note this is an earlier deadline than in past years.)

For information on other grants and prizes in history, see the “Awards and Fellowships” section of the AHA Calendar.

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