The applications for Pearsall Fellowship are now accepted. Scholars from all nationals are welcome to apply. The fellowship supports fellows doing research in the area of Naval and Maritime History. The selected fellows will receive up to £23,500.
The Pearsall Fellowship is a one year postdoctoral Fellowship in Naval and Maritime History. Applications are encouraged for work on any aspect of Naval and Maritime History, in the broadest sense, anywhere in the world, from the fall of the Roman Empire in the West up to the present day.
Each of the successful fellows may expect to receive £23,500.
Level and Area of Studies
Research program in Naval and Maritime History in any period from the fall of the Roman Empire in the West until the 21st century.
Place of Study
The research can be taken worldwide.
Eligibility and Criteria
- Applicants may be of any nationality, and their PhD (or equivalent) may have been awarded in any country.
- Applicants must already have submitted their doctoral thesis for examination, or be prepared to do so by 1 October of the academic year in which the award is to be held. Applicants who already hold doctorates must have been awarded them in the five years.
- This Fellowship is intended as a first academic post for recent doctoral graduates. Those who have previously held another postdoctoral research Fellowship will not be eligible.
There is no nationality restriction
Please download the application form and the application guidelines at the website link below.
29 March 2019.