FELLOWS ARE REQUIRED TO

  • Complete their research within a year of notification of the award
  • Visit the Gilder Lehrman Institute in New York City to meet the Fellowship Coordinator 
  • Submit a paragraph documenting the archival collections consulted during the fellowship

TO APPLY, CANDIDATES MUST SUBMIT

  • A project proposal (2–5 pages) including current contact information, a list of primary sources to be consulted, and an anticipated budget. This year, three of the ten awards will be granted with special attention to Cold War topics, so preference will be given to applicants in that field.
  • A curriculum vitae (of any length)
  • Two letters of recommendation from established scholars

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Applications must be postmarked or submitted via email by Friday, July 31, 2020. All applicants will be notified by Friday, August 14, 2020.

Click here to apply online.

PLEASE SEND APPLICATION MATERIALS TO

The Gilder Lehrman Scholarly Fellowship Program
49 West 45th Street, Second Floor
New York, New York 10036

Email: fellowships@gilderlehrman.org
Phone: (646) 366-9666, ext. 129
Fax: (646) 366-9669