- Fund Type: Fellowship. Residential: No. Eligibility: See Full Program Announcement; Junior Fellowships are for degree candidates who at the time of application have fulfilled all preliminary requirements for a Ph.D. (or appropriate final degree) and will be working on a dissertation or final project at Dumbarton Oaks under the direction of a faculty member at their own university.
Fellowships are for scholars who hold a doctorate (or appropriate final degree) or have established themselves in their field and wish to pursue their own research. Applications will also be accepted from graduate students who expect to have the Ph.D. in hand prior to taking up residence at Dumbarton Oaks.
- Award: Fellowship awards range from an equivalent of approximately $27,000 for an unmarried Junior Fellow to a maximum of $47,000; lunch on weekdays; and the health insurance contribution from Dumbarton Oaks.
- Deadline: 11/1/2009
- Details: Fellowships and Junior Fellowships are normally awarded for the academic year (September 13, 2010 - May 13, 2011). During this time, recipients are expected to be in residence at Dumbarton Oaks and to devote full time to their study projects without undertaking any other major activities. Awards may also be made for a single term (either September 13, 2010 - January 7, 2011 or January 17 - May 13, 2011).
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