Mellon Scholars Internship/Workshop Application

Instructions for Submitting your Application

The deadline for applications for the Mellon Scholars Internship and Summer Workshop Programs is March 1, 2022.  A decision will be reached by April 15, 2022.

Create a SINGLE PDF DOCUMENT including the following elements and upload it below: your resumé, a 500-750-word personal statement, and a one-to-two-page description of the proposed research using Library Company of Philadelphia’s collections, describing future goals and how the internship or workshop would further those goals.

One letter of recommendation from a faculty member familiar with the applicant’s academic work should be sent to

In addition, official undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) school transcripts should be mailed to: Library Company of Philadelphia, Attn: Mellon Scholars Internship and Workshop Committee, 1314 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107.

Application Coversheet