Short-Term and/or Dissertation Fellowship Application

Instructions for Submitting your Application

The deadline for short-term and dissertation fellowships is March 1, 2020.  A decision will be reached by April 15, 2020. PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DEADLINE FOR NEH AND PEAES POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS in November 1, 2019.

Submit an application for a Mellon Scholars Post-Doctoral Fellowship, by following this link

The deadline for short-term and dissertation fellowships is March 1, 2019.  A decision will be reached by April 15, 2019. Submit an application for a Mellon Scholars Post-Doctoral Fellowship, by following this link

Dissertation Applicants: Upload a single PDF containing a brief résumé, a description of the proposed research no more than 5 pages in length, and a writing sample of about 25 pages. Two letters of recommendation should be submitted on your behalf online in PDF format.

Short-Term Applicants: Upload a single PDF containing a brief résumé and a 2-4 page description of the proposed research. One letter of recommendation should be submitted on your behalf online in PDF format.

Be sure the file is named in the following format: LastName_FirstName.pdf (example: Smith_Jane.pdf)

If you are applying for multiple fellowships, you only need to submit one application.

Application Coversheet