Scholarships and awards
External Award: Yale University Visiting Graduate Student Summer Fellowships
The Yale University Beinecke Library is accepting applications for the Visiting Graduate Student Summer Fellowships for 2017. These fellowships support graduate students who wish to use Beinecke collections as a primary resource for their dissertation research.
To qualify, you must be a doctoral student currently enrolled in a PhD program. Only applicants demonstrating a need for in-depth consultation of Beinecke materials will receive consideration.
Scholarship Award: Granted for one, two, or three months, fellowships must be taken up between June 1 and August 31, 2017. The fellowships pay for travel costs to and from New Haven and a living allowance of $3,000 per month.
Applicants are required to submit the following materials to the Director of the Beinecke Library:
-an online application form
-a curriculum vitae
-a proposal (1200 word maximum) explaining in detail the specific relationship between the Beinecke Collections and the applicant’s research
-a detailed list of specific research materials to be consulted at Beinecke during your fellowship
-two confidential letters of recommendation sent to the Beinecke Director, one of which must come from the principal director of the applicant’s dissertation
-an approved dissertation prospectus/proposal.
To apply fill out an application form and submit application materials by October 18, 2016
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