Houghton Library of Harvard College offers Fellowships for Research Studies in library Collections, Cambridge , Massachusetts, 2013 2014
Scholarship Program: Houghton Library Visiting Fellowships
Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality:Open for U.S. Citizens.
Employer: Houghton Library of Harvard College presents Fellowships.
Level of Study: Research studies in library Collections.
Subject(s): Fellowships are available in the following areas: European, English, American, and South American literature, including the country’s pre-eminent collection of American literary manuscripts; philosophy; religion; history of science; music; printing and graphic arts; dance; and theatre.
Duration: The Fellowships are available for 1 Academic year of 2013 2014.
Number of Awards: Number of Awards are not specified.
Am I Eligible? Preference is given to scholars whose research is closely based on materials in Houghton collections.
What does it cover? The stipend for each fellowship is $3,000.
How do I Apply? Send applications by post before the deadline.
Scholarship Description: Preference is given to scholars whose research is closely based on materials in Houghton collections, especially when those materials are unique; fellowships are normally not granted to scholars who live within commuting distance of the library. Each fellow is expected to be in residence at Houghton for at least four weeks during the period from July 2013 through June 2014 (these do not have to be consecutive weeks), and each fellow is expected to produce a written summary of your experience working with the collection
Application closing date: Applications must be submitted by 11 January, 2013.