Barra Foundation International Research Fellowships in American History and Culture

The Barra Foundation International Research Fellowships are sponsored by Library Company of Philadelphia and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. These programs are supporting postdoctoral and dissertation research project. Fellows will spend two months living outside the United States for conducting research. The closing date of application is 1 March 2019.

Fellowship Description
The Library Company of Philadelphia and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania each year offer two one-month fellowships to support research in residence in their collections by foreign national scholars of early American history and culture living outside the United States. The fellowships are funded by the Barra Foundation, Inc.
These two independent research libraries, adjacent to each other in Center City Philadelphia, have complementary collections capable of supporting research in a variety of fields and disciplines relating to the history of America and the Atlantic world from the 17th through the 19th centuries, as well as Mid-Atlantic regional history to the present.

Award Value
The stipend is $2,500, plus an allowance for travel expenses.

Level and Area of Studies
Postdoctoral and dissertation research project in American culture and society.

Place of Study
Abroad.

Eligibility and Criteria
The Barra Foundation International Research Fellowships are open those who are willing to undertake postdoctoral program or those are currently completing dissertation in the field of American culture and society.

Applicants’ Nationality
The United States citizens may apply this fellowship.

Application Instruction
Please access the application page at the link below.

Submission Deadline
March 1, 2019.

Website and Application Link

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