One- to two-month fellowships are available for Ph.D. candidates, holders of the Ph.D., and degreed independent scholars, within any field of study that requires using the collections of the APS Library.
Fellowships support scholars from outside the New York metropolitan area engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, and independent research. Fellowship stipends are $1,000 per week for a minimum of two and maximum of four weeks.
Library Research Fellowship Program – Tsakopoulos Hellenic Collection
The Library Research Fellowship Program support the use of the Tsakopoulos Hellenic Collection by fellows for scholarly research in Hellenic studies while in residence in Sacramento. The Program provides a limited number of fellowships ranging from $1,000 to $4,000.
The M. Louise Carpenter Gloeckner, M.D. Summer Research Fellowship is offered annually by the Legacy Center at Drexel University College of Medicine. A $4,000 stipend is awarded to one applicant for self-directed research using the Center's Women in Medicine Collection.
Duke University’s Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library and its research centers provide travel grants of up to $1,000 for researchers whose work would benefit from access to the collections held at Duke. Currently, travel grants are available for the following research centers: Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture, John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American History and Culture, John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History, History of Medicine, Human Rights Archive.
The Schlesinger Library invites scholars and other serious researchers at any career stage beyond graduate school to apply for support for their work in our collections. Grants of up to $3,000 will be given on a competitive basis.
The Department of Rare Books and Special Collections and the Friends of the Princeton University Library offer several short-term research grants and prizes and awards, which have a value of up to $4,000 plus transporations costs
Competitive fellowships for graduate students or postdoctoral scholars who need to use these collections for graduate-level or postdoctoral independent research. Recipients receive a stipend of $2,500/month for fellowships lasting up to three months.
Each academic year, the library awards five grants to assist researchers who wish to come use our collections in person ranging from $1,000 - 1,200 dollars. They include the John Eugene and Barbara Hilton Cay Visiting Scholar Grant ($1,000) to support projects examining the literary culture or traditions of the American South, The Guion Griffis Johnson Visiting Scholar Grant ($1,000) for projects examining women in the American South, The Parker-Dooley Visiting Scholar Grant ($1,000) to support projects examining North Carolina’s history, the Carlyle Sitterson Visiting Scholar Grant ($1,000) for projects examining the Antebellum American South.The Joel Williamson Visiting Scholar Grant ($1,200) supporting projects examining African Americans or race relations in the American South
A collaboration of 25 major cultural agencies, that offers at least 20 awards in 2018–2019. Each grant will provide a stipend of $5,000 for a minimum of eight weeks of research at participating institutions.