Massachusetts Historical Society Fellowships
The Massachusetts Historical Society in Boston will offer more than three dozen research fellowships for the academic year 2015-2016, including two MHS-NEH Long-term Fellowships made possible by an award from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Their stipend, governed by an NEH formula, will be $4,200 per month for a minimum of four months and a maximum of twelve months. MHS Short-term Fellowships carry a stipend of $2,000 to support four or more weeks of research in the Society's collections.
The Boston Athenaeum and the MHS will offer one Suzanne and Caleb Loring Fellowship on the Civil War, its Origins, and Consequences for at least four weeks at each institution. This fellowship carries a stipend of $4,000. The Society also participates in the New England Regional Fellowship Consortium of twenty-one organizations. These grants provide a stipend of $5,000 for eight or more weeks of research at participating institutions.
- MHS-NEH application deadline: January 15, 2015.
- New England Regional Fellowship Consortium deadline: February 1, 2015.
- Suzanne and Caleb Loring Fellowship deadline: February 15, 2015. MHS Short-term Fellowship deadline: March 1, 2015.
With questions, email fellowships@masshist. org or phone 617-646-0568.
For more information: https://www.masshist.org/research/fellowships/
Posted: October 28, 2014