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Mellon-Wisconsin Semester or Summer Term Fellowship

This document provides general information the Mellon-Wisconsin Semester Summer Fellowships. Background:The Mellon Foundation in partnership with the State of Wisconsin provides funding to the College of Letters and Science for this initiative.The funds represent an on-going commitment to support graduate students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. Because the purpose of the fellowship is to allow students to focus full-time on their dissertation preparation, additional campus employment during the fellowship period will not be permitted. Application Timeline: Beginning Academic Year 18-19 the Mellon Wisconsin Fellowship will run as a year-round competition.

Amount: $1500
Stanford Humanities

The Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in the Humanities brings outstanding younger scholars to Stanford on two-year fellowships The Fellowship invites major figures in the humanities to present public lectures and participate in small group sessions with the fellows, and the fellows gather throughout the year, to present their research to one another and for professional development workshops devoted to pedagogy, publishing, and mentoring. Stanford departments have hosted Mellon Fellows for over thirty years, based on a generous grant from the Andrew W. Stanford students submit one application to be considered for one or both of these fellowships. The Humanities Center is pleased to announce the sixth year of awarding Hume Humanities Honors Fellowships. Each year, eight seniors are selected for the Hume Humanities Honors fellowship.

Amount: $53000
Society for the Humanities Cornell Arts Sciences

Each fellowship offers a stipend of $53,000 year. While in residence at Cornell, Mellon Fellows hold department affiliations and joint appointments with the Society for the Humanities, have limited teaching duties, and the opportunity for scholarly work. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships are available in two areas of specialization: Linguistics and Science Technology Studies. The fellowship offers a stipend of $53,000 year.

Amount: $30000
Doctoral Student Receives Prestigious Fellowship

External fellowships such as this also reflect on the high quality of the university graduate programs and contribute to the stature of the university. Only 65 fellowship awards are given out annually, and recipients receive a $30,000 stipend, as well as funds for research costs of up to $3,000 and for university fees of up to $5,000. The Mellon ACLS scholarship is, by far, one of the most prestigious dissertation fellowships offered to graduate students in the the students.S., and quite possibly the world, Batra said. This fellowship rewards groundbreaking and meticulous research, and Kerry research is groundbreaking. The award rate for this fellowship is probably less than 5 percent. Manzo hopes this recognition will encourage others to for fellowships like the Mellon ACLS one.

Amount: $27500
Dissertation Completion

Each fellowship includes a $27,500 stipend, paid in six bi-monthly installments over the course of the fellowship year, as well as assistance in securing reimbursements or waivers in eligible health insurance and candidacy fees. The Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowships are funded by the Andrew W. Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowships are intended to facilitate the timely completion of the doctoral degree by late-stage graduate students in the humanities.

Amount: $80000
Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in the Humanities Stanford Humanities

The Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in the Humanities program is a unique opportunity for the best recent PhD recipients in the humanities to develop as scholars and teachers. Up to four fellowships will be awarded for a two-year term Program admissions focus on selected fields of scholarship in each application year The university invite applicants to apply for fellowships in fields where their work has demonstrable relevance to teaching and research in the designated Stanford department. The Mellon Fellowship provides postdoctoral fellowships in Stanford's fifteen humanities departments. Applicants to the Mellon Fellowship cannot hold PhDs from Stanford University.

Amount: $57528
Leslie Center for the Humanities

October 1: Interfolio Application for Mellon Fellowship due. Mellon Foundation, Dartmouth is pleased to accept applications for two postdoctoral fellowships in the humanities and humanistic social sciences from Fall 2020 to the end of Spring 2022.

Cogut Institute for the Humanities

Mellon Foundation funds the recruitment of two postdoctoral fellows annually. Postdoctoral Fellowships in International Humanities may also be defined in one of these ways. Individuals may not Cogut Institute for postdoctoral fellowships: the Institute does not recruit postdoctoral fellows directly. The Institute calls for departmental applications every year for the Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships and every other year for the Postdoctoral Fellowships in International Humanities.

Amount: $68000
Cornell Postdoctoral Fellowship Programs

Cornell University’s Laboratory of Atomic and Solid State Physics is soliciting applications for the Bethe KIC Postdoctoral Fellowship. This prize fellowship will provide an outstanding theoretical physicist the opportunity to work with theorists and experimentalists in Cornell’s physics department. The Society for the Humanities will sponsor two postdoctoral teaching-research fellowships in the humanities, each awarded for a two-year period beginning in July. While in residence at Cornell, Mellon Fellows hold department affiliations and have limited teaching duties and the opportunity for scholarly work. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships are available in two areas of specialization each year. The Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies will offer two postdoctoral fellowships in global affairs with a likely emphasis on security studies.


A fellowship provides to graduate students to pursue graduate studies without associated teaching or research responsibilities Fellowships are generally merit-based internal or external awards to support a student in a full-time course of study. UCLA’s fellowship database also offers an extensive list of external fellowship opportunities to consider. Approximately 20 percent of the university doctoral students studying on campus receive Cornell University Fellowships These fellowships typically include full tuition, a nine-month stipend, and Cornell individual student health insurance. SUNY Graduate Diversity Fellowship—for recruitment of new research degree students in graduate fields within contract colleges. The fellowship includes a nine-month stipend full tuition, and Cornell individual student health insurance.