This fellowship provides support for research in early modern British literature and history and other areas where the two libraries have common strengths; eligible projects include textual scholarship, analytical/descriptive bibliography, history of printing and/or publishers, and related fields.
Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship
Phi Kappa Phi awards fifty-one Fellowships of $5,000 each and six at $15,000 each to members entering the first year of graduate or professional study. Applicants must be members of the honor society, and nominated through their local chapter.
Year Abroad Program at the Jagiellonian University
This scholarship supports year long Polish language studies at the Center of Polish Language and Culture at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow. The scholarship includes tuition, a Ministry stipend of 1,600 zloty/month for living expenses, and $900/semester.
Short Term Fellowships
The Library Company of Philadelphia and The Historical Society of Pennsylvania will jointly award approximately twenty one-month fellowships for research in residence in either or both collections. Candidates are strongly encouraged to inquire about the appropriateness of the proposed topic.
NWSA Graduate Scholarship Award
NWSA will award $1,000 to a student who, in the fall of the year of the award, will be engaged in the research or writing stages of a Master’s Thesis or Ph.D. on women. Dissertation in the interdisciplinary field of women’s studies. Applicants must be members of NWSA.
NWSA Women of Color Caucus-Frontiers Student Essay Award
The purpose of the Women of Color Caucus-Frontiers Student Essay Award is to promote the intellectual development of emerging women scholars who engage in critical theoretical discussions and/or analyses about feminist/womanist issues concerning women of color in the US and the diaspora.
Lemelson Center Fellowship
The Lemelson Center Fellowship Program supports projects that present creative approaches to the study of invention and innovation in American society. Fellows are expected to reside in the D.C. area, to participate in the Center’s activities, and to make a presentation their work. $575-$870/week.
National Air and Space Museum (NASM) Guggenheim Fellowship
The Guggenheim Fellowship is a 3-12 month residential fellowship for pre or postdoctoral research in aviation and space history. A stipend of $30,000 for predoctoral candidates and $45,000 for postdoctoral candidates will be awarded.
MCEAS Barra Dissertation Fellowship Program
MCEAS Barra Dissertation Fellowships are open to candidates from any discipline working on any relevant topic for nine-month stays in residence at the McNeil Center.
Gerald E. and Corinne L. Parsons Fund Award
The purpose of the fund is to make the collections of primary ethnographic materials housed anywhere at the Library of Congress available to the needs and uses of those in the private sector. Funding varies from $800-$3000.