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Fellowships in the Humanities at the Newberry Library


Assistance to researchers who wish to use the Newberry Library's collections. Fellowships are residential; no funds are available for tuition. Long-term fellowships are for postdoctoral scholars; 4 to 9 months. Short-term fellowships are for PhD candidates and postdoctoral scholars (mainly from outside the Chicago area) with specific need for Newberry materials; 1 to 2 months. Deadlines: November 15 (long-term) and December 15 (short-term).

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  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
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Office of Research and Academic Programs
Tel: 312-255-3666 Address 60 West Walton Street
Chicago, IL 60610