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Job Posting: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Fellowship

September 18, 2017

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC is inviting applications for their Visiting Fellowship Programme. Fellowships are awarded to support significant research and writing about the Holocaust.

Fellowships would occur between September 2018 - August 2019, with stipends ranging up to $3,700 per month for the purpose of defraying local housing and other miscellaneous living expenses. 

Fellowships-in-residence may be awarded to candidates working on their dissertations (ABD), postdoctoral researchers within five years of receiving their Ph.D., and scholars more than five years beyond the receipt of their Ph.D. as well as senior scholars.  Applicants must be affiliated with an academic and/or research institution when applying for a fellowship. 

Admission Requirements:

  • Applicants must have a previous degree
  • Domestic and international scholars are eligible to apply
  • All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language

To apply, please submit online application form, project proposal, CV and references via the online application portal by November 15, 2017. Two signed letters of recommendation must also be submitted by this deadline. Directions on how to submit letters of recommendation will be emailed to the references after the application is submitted. 

For more information, please visit the Fellowship Competition website

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