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  • Amy Louise Hunter Fellowship
    $2,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: Wisconsin Historical Society

    Eligibility: Applicants must be applying on behalf of themselves only and not an organization. Any applicant whose project involves the culture or history of Wisconsin may apply. You must include a complete book proposal, cover letter and resume.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    816 State Street
    Madison, WI 53706-1482

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  • Dr. Aura-Lee A. and James Hobbs Pittenger American History Scholarship
    $2,000
    February 15
    Sponsor: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college undergraduates planning to major in American history and American government. A minimum 3.25 GPA is required. The award is up to $2,000 each year for up to four years. All applicants must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. However, affiliation with DAR is not required.

    How to apply: Applications are available by written request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

    Committee Services Office
    Attn.: Scholarships
    1776 D Street NW
    Washington, DC 20006-5303

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  • Early American Economy and Society Fellowship
    $2,000-$20,000
    March 1
    Sponsor: Library Company of Philadelphia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students and residents of Philadelphia who conduct research about global connections to the American economy in the area for the duration of the award. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1314 Locust Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19107

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  • Huntington Fellowships
    $3,000
    November 16
    Sponsor: Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent or be doctoral candidates at the dissertation stage. Cover sheets, project descriptions, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation are required.

    How to apply: Application materials are described online.

    1151 Oxford Road
    San Marino, CA 91108

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  • Huntington-British Academy Fellowships for Study in Great Britain
    Varies
    November 16
    Sponsor: Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent. Applicants must submit cover sheets, project descriptions, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: There is no application form, and application materials are described online.

    1151 Oxford Road
    San Marino, CA 91108

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  • J. Franklin Jameson Fellowship in American History
    $5,000
    May 1
    Sponsor: American Historical Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent, must have earned the degree within the past seven years and may not have published a book-length historical work. Projects should focus on American history.

    How to apply: Application instructions are available online.

    400 A Street SE
    Washington, DC 20003

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  • Robert Trennert and Peter Iverson Scholarship
    $500
    July 15
    Sponsor: Western History Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be master's or Ph.D. students. The award includes registration to the conference and tickets to the welcoming reception, the Presidential luncheon and the graduate student reception. Students must send a vita, letter of interest and letter from their faculty advisor to members of the scholarship committee. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    University of Alaska Fairbanks
    605 Gruening Building
    Fairbanks, AK 99775

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  • Sarah Jackson Award
    500
    June 15
    Sponsor: Western History Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must send their application, vita, a summary of their research project and a letter from their faculty advisor to the members of the scholarship committee. Minority and African American students are given preference. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    University of Alaska Fairbanks
    605 Gruening Building
    Fairbanks, AK 99775

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  • Walter Rundell Award
    $1,500
    June 15
    Sponsor: Western History Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be doctoral candidates who have taken examinations on the subject of their dissertations. Students must send a summary of their project, a vita and a letter of recommendation from their graduate advisor to the scholarship committee. Applicants must also specify in which library or collection the research for the award would be completed. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    University of Alaska Fairbanks
    605 Gruening Building
    Fairbanks, AK 99775

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  • Winterthur Research Fellowship Program
    $1,750-$16,800
    January 15
    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students who have completed their Ph.D. or doctoral candidates conducting research or writing their dissertation. Areas of study include material culture studies, social and cultural history, art history. literary studies, American studies, design history, the decorative arts, landscape architecture and design, consumer culture, and conservation studies. Selection is based on the research project's suitability to Winterthur's collections and the strength of the overall application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Research Fellows Application
    Academic Programs
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Winterthur, DE 19735

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