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Scholars whose work fits squarely into the proposed research topic are eligible to apply. We welcome applications from faculty at all levels and exceptional graduate students in the last phases of writing their dissertation. Fellowships granted may be for one semester or the full academic year.

All applications must be submitted electronically by November 1, 2015.

The application includes a proposal (750-1000 words), a brief curriculum vitae, and three (3) letters of recommendation.

Letters of recommendation MUST be submitted electronically by the chosen individuals by the deadline of November 1, 2015. Please underscore the importance of this deadline with those who will be writing letters of recommendation for you.

Letters of recommendation may be submitted prior to the submission of your application. Please direct those who will be writing letters to the following web address:

Applicants will get a confirmation note in their e-mail upon the successful submission of applications electronically on our website. Application materials are processed by the staff within 24-48 hours, during normal business hours, which is Monday through Friday [Eastern Standard Time].

Stipend amounts are based on a fellow's academic standing and financial need with a maximum of $60,000 for the academic year. Fellowship recipients will be notified by March 1, 2016.

Further questions may be addressed to Carrie Love at

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