The description below is for information purposes only. Awardees in the competition will be announced in the spring. Notifications will be sent via email in late March
Notifications will be sent via email in late March The information below is a summary of the program, and details eligibilityapplication requirementsand evaluation criteria for the program.
Please read carefully through the material and accompanying FAQ. The program encourages timely completion of the PhD. Applicants must be prepared to complete their dissertations within the period of their fellowship tenure and no later than August 31, A grant from The Andrew W.
Mellon Foundation supports this program. ACLS will award 65 fellowships in this competition for a one-year term beginning between June and September for the academic year.
These fellowships may not be held concurrently with any other fellowship or grant. In addition to the monetary support that the fellowship offers, Dissertation Completion Fellows may apply to participate in a seminar on preparing for the academic job market.
The seminar takes place over three days in the fall of the fellowship year. This includes time spent earning an MA within that program. Application Requirements Applications must be submitted online and must include: The chapter must be in English, though citations may be in other languages with translations provided.
The person submitting the statement should not be one of the reference letter writers. Note that transcripts are not required. Evaluation Criteria Scholars asked to review applications in this program are instructed to use the following four criteria: The potential of the project to advance the field of study in which it is proposed and make an original and significant contribution to knowledge.
The quality of the proposal with regard to its methodology, scope, theoretical framework, and grounding in the relevant scholarly literature. The feasibility of the project and the likelihood that the applicant will execute the work within the proposed time frame. If you are unsure whether your department or interdisciplinary program qualifies you for this fellowship program, please email fellowships acls.
Also, in special circumstances an applicant who is in her or his seventh year may petition, together with the dissertation advisor, to have this eligibility requirement extended by one year.
Such applicants must present a compelling case for eligibility within their application materials.The Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) offers nine to twelve months of support to graduate students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences who are enrolled in PhD programs in the United States and conducting dissertation research on non-US topics.
Q: What kind of projects does this program fund? Are there some types of projects this fellowship program does not fund? A: Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships support research and writing in the humanities and social sciences for graduate students . ACLS invites applications for Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships, which support a year of research and writing to help advanced graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of PhD dissertation writing.
The program encourages timely completion of the PhD. REEI/Mellon Dissertation Write-Up Fellowship (One Semester) One award of $7, plus tuition fee remission for one academic semester will provide support to an Indiana University graduate student of the Russian East European region near the completion of his or her doctoral program in any field.
Funding Opportunites for Dissertation Writing and Completion.
Mellon Foundation Dissertation Fellowship c. G.J.
Lieberman Fellowship, requires a distinguished record of university teaching Cost of living awards to students in the dissertation write-up stage of their academic career will be awarded at a standardized level (to be.
Type: Dissertation write-up, PhD Eligibility: U.S.
citizenship or permanent residency required, ABD by deadline, have no more than one full year of dissertation work remaining at the start of the fellowship year as certified by his or her dissertation advisor.