Note: The call for applications for the current fellowship cycle has ended.
Pre-Prospectus Summer Fellowships grant one-month awards to doctoral students to determine how the Cuban Heritage Collection may serve their research needs as they prepare the dissertation prospectus/ research proposal. These are exploratory fellowships to determine if research resources in the CHC will support a dissertation.
Fellowships of $1,500 will be granted for one month in residence between June 1 and August 31 of award year.
Research Fellowships will support doctoral candidates who wish to use the Cuban Heritage Collection as a primary resource for a dissertation. Doctoral candidates applying for these fellowships will have completed their course work and passed their qualifying examinations (ABD status). They will be prepared to pursue research based on an approved prospectus.
Fellowships of $3,000 per month will be granted for periods of one to three months. These fellowships will take place between June 1 of award year and May 31 of the following year.
All award recipients must be in residence during the course of the fellowship and may not hold concurrent teaching positions.
Applications will be evaluated by a panel of Cuban Studies scholars based on:
All application materials must be submitted electronically using Interfolio. Fellowship applicants must submit the following:
Questions about the fellowships program or application instructions should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.