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External Award: Yale University Visiting Graduate Student Summer Fellowships

May 20, 2016
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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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