John Carter Brown Library Fellowships, 2014-2015
The John Carter Brown Library, an independently funded institution for advanced research in the history and culture of the Americas at Brown University, will award forty residential fellowships for the year July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015. The Library contains primary materials related to the discovery, exploration, and settlement of the New World, to 1825. Fellowships are open to scholars working on all aspects of the Americas in the early modern period. Short-term Fellowships are two to four months; monthly stipend, $2,100. Open to U.S. and foreign citizens engaged in pre- or post-doctoral, or independent, research. Graduate students must have passed their preliminary or general examinations by December 15. Long-Term Fellowships are five to ten months; monthly stipend, $4,200. For NEH Fellowships, an applicant must be a U.S. citizen or have lived in the U.S. for three years preceding the application deadline. Other long-term fellowships are open to all nationalities. Graduate students cannot hold Long-Term Fellowships. PhD candidates can apply if all degree requirements, including a successful defense, meet the December 15 deadline. Awardees must relocate to Providence and be in continuous residence for the award term. The deadline for both short- and long-term fellowships is December 15, 2013.
Posted: October 21, 2013