Deadline: Mon. Jan. 9, 2023.
Lewis Walpole Library Visiting Fellowships and Journey Grants Program 2023-24 Worldwide
The Lewis Walpole Library is delighted to announce the resumption of its Visiting Fellowships and Journey Grants Program following a one-year suspension as a result of Covid pandemic.
The 2023-24 fellowship 12 months will run June 1, 2023 by way of Might 31, 2024.
The Lewis Walpole Library funds four-week visiting fellowships, together with the Lewis Walpole Library/American Society for Eighteenth-Century Research residential fellowship, and two-week journey grants to help analysis within the library’s wealthy collections of supplies from the British world of the lengthy eighteenth-century.
Fellowship and Journey Grant Award recipients even have entry to further assets at Yale, together with these within the Sterling Memorial Library, the Beinecke Uncommon Guide and Manuscript Library, and the Yale Heart for British Artwork.
ELIGIBILITY: who’s invited to use
Students pursuing postdoctoral or superior analysis or
Doctoral candidates at work on a dissertation
EXPECTATIONS: all Fellowship and Journey Grant Award recipients are anticipated to
full fellowships inside the fellowship 12 months (June 1 by way of Might 31).
be in residence on the library
be freed from different important skilled obligations throughout their keep
take their fellowship in a single uninterrupted interval
focus analysis considerably on the Lewis Walpole Library’s collections
AWARD FUNDING INFORMATION:
Visiting fellowships and Journey grants
the round-trip price of journey between the Lewis Walpole Library and the recipient’s residence establishment or residence
reimbursement of the price of a rental automobile or native journey bills
lodging for 4 weeks (fellowships) or two weeks (journey grants) in an eighteenth-century home on the Library’s campus
a per diem residing allowance to cowl residing bills for four-week Fellows and two-week Journey Grant Recipients*. The per diem is calculated utilizing the US Common Companies Administration’s present per diem charges (M & IE portion) for the Hartford, CT space.
*Worldwide Fellows who count on to return to Yale for different funded analysis throughout the identical calendar 12 months could also be required to obtain a stipend in lieu of per diem cost. Please be aware that federal rules require taxes to be withheld from the stipend. Contact Senior Administrative Assistant Michelle Privée ([email protected]) for particulars.
An utility type accomplished on-line
A curriculum vitae, together with academic background, skilled expertise and publications (3 pages most)
A quick define of the analysis proposal (1200 phrases most) that features
an in depth clarification of how the Lewis Walpole Library’s collections will help the analysis mission
the worth of your mission to your discipline
An in depth checklist of Lewis Walpole Library assortment supplies to be examined throughout your fellowship or journey grant, together with titles (from Orbis), assortment names (from Archives at Yale), name numbers, and some other related figuring out particulars.
Two confidential letters of advice. Letters ought to particularly deal with the deserves of the candidate’s mission and its relevance to the collections obtainable on the Lewis Walpole Library. Common letters of advice or file letters is not going to be thought-about. The net utility features a hyperlink to request letters of advice and which the recommenders use to add letters instantly.
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