2018-19 Newberry Library Long-Term Fellowships

The Newberry Library

Job Type: Fellowship

Application Deadline: November 15, 2017

The Newberry’s long-standing fellowship program provides outstanding scholars with the time, space, and community required to pursue innovative and ground-breaking scholarship. Fellows have access to the Newberry’s wide-ranging and rare archival materials as well as to a lively, interdisciplinary community of researchers, curators, and librarians. We expect recipients to advance scholarship in various fields, develop new interpretations, and expand our understandings of the past.

Detailed information on available fellowships may be found by following the links below. For more information about the application process, visit How to Apply.

Long-Term Fellowships are available for 4 to 9 months; applications must be submitted by 11:59 PM CST on November 15. These fellowships are generally available without regard to an applicant’s place of residence and are intended to support significant works of scholarship that draw on the strengths of the Newberry’s collection. Long-term fellowship residencies must take place primarily during the academic year (September through May).

Funding for Newberry Fellowships is provided by:

  • Frances C. Allen Fund
  • American Musicological Society
  • American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
  • American Society for Environmental History
  • Anonymous Donors
  • Associated Colleges of the Midwest / Great Lakes Colleges Association, Inc.
  • Lester J. Cappon Fund
  • Jack Conroy Memorial Fund
  • École Nationale des Chartes
  • Hanna Gray
  • David and Celia Hilliard
  • Arthur and Janet Holzheimer
  • Institute for the International Education of Students
  • Lloyd Lewis Memorial Fund
  • Dr. Audrey Lumsden-Kouvel Fund
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Midwest Modern Language Association
  • Jack Miller Center
  • Monticello College Foundation
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Newberry Consortium in American Indian Studies
  • Newberry Library Center for Renaissance Studies Consortium
  • Newberry Library Trustees Fellowship Fund
  • Northwestern University
  • Susan Kelly Power and Helen Hornbeck Tanner Fund
  • The Renaissance Society of America
  • The John Rylands Library
  • Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Illinois
  • Arthur and Lila Weinberg Fellowship Endowment Fund
  • Roger W. Weiss and Howard Mayer Brown Fund
  • Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel

Posted: September 15, 2017