NEH-Hagley Postdoctoral Fellowship in Business, Culture and Society welcomes applications from USA citizens and foreign nationals who want to pursue a postdoctoral degree program in the United States.
Hagley is the gunpower works founded by E.I du Pont in 1802. Hagley is located on 235 acres along the banks of the Brandywine in Wilmington, Delaware.
Application Deadline: February 15, 2019
Degree Level: Postdoctoral fellowship
Fields: Business, Culture and Society
Value: The fellowship provides a monthly stipend of $5000 and complimentary lodging in housing on Hagley’s property.
Place of Study: USA
Nationality: Fellowships are restricted to United States citizens or to foreign nationals who have been living in the United States for at least three years
Number of Scholarships: Two postdoctoral fellowships: one for four months and the other for eight months.
The NEH-Hagley Fellowship on Business, Culture, and Society supports residencies at the Hagley Library in Wilmington, Delaware for junior and senior scholars whose projects make use of Hagley’s substantial research collections.
Scholars must have completed all requirements for their doctoral degrees by the February 15 application deadline.
In accordance with NEH requirements, these fellowships are restricted to United States citizens or to foreign nationals who have been living in the United States for at least three years.
Requirements for application:
- Current curriculum vitae.
- A 3,000-word explanation of the project and its contributions to pertinent scholarship.
- A statement of no more than 500 words explaining how residency at Hagley would advance the project, particularly the relevance of our research collections.
- A statement indicating the preferred duration of the fellowship.
Applicants also should arrange for two letters of recommendation to arrive separately by the application deadline. These should be sent directly to Carol Lockman, clockman@Hagley.org