Mellon and CIC fellowships


· This fellowship supports a year of research and writing to help advanced graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of Ph.D. dissertation writing.

· The total award of up to $33,000 includes a stipend plus additional funds for university fees and research support.

· Deadline: October 24, 2012 at 9p.m. EST

· See attached announcement for more details.

CLIR Mellon Fellowship for Dissertation Research in Original Sources

· This fellowship is designed to help junior scholars in the humanities and related social science fields gain skill and creativity in developing knowledge from original sources. It enables dissertation writers to do research using original sources in libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, and related repositories in the U.S. and abroad.

· A stipend of $2,000 per month for periods ranging from 9-12 months. Each fellow will receive an additional $1,000 upon participating in a symposium on research in original sources and submitting a report acceptable to CLIR on the research experience. The maximum award will be $25,000.

· Deadline: November 14, 2012 at 5p.m. EST

· See attached announcement for more details.

SSRC International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) Program

· The Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) offers nine to twelve months of support to graduate students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences who are enrolled in PhD programs in the United States and conducting dissertation research on non-US topics.

· Fellowship amounts vary depending on the research plan, with a per-fellowship average of $20,000.

· Deadline: November 7, 2012

· See attached announcement for more details.

CIC/Smithsonian Institute Fellowship

· The Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) and the Smithsonian Institution invite applications for one-year fellowships to support research in residence at Smithsonian Institution facilities. All fields of study that are actively pursued by the museums and research organizations of the Smithsonian Institution are eligible.

· The stipend is $30,000 for one year, and fellows are eligible for tuition and health insurance benefits in accordance with their university policy. Fellows are eligible to receive allowances for related expenses and for temporary relocation to the Smithsonian.

· Deadline: October 31, 2012.

· NOTE: The CIC website will be updated on October 1 with current program description and application instructions, including web link to application. You will receive an official announcement at that time.

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