Applicants are invited for Cullman Center Fellowships programme. These fellowships are available for academics, independent scholars, journalists, and creative writers.
The aim of these fellowships is to promote dynamic communication about literature and scholarship at the very highest level—within the Center, in public forums throughout the Library, and in the Fellows’ published work.
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- Application Deadline: September 28, 2018
- Course Level: Fellowships are available for academics, independent scholars, journalists, and creative writers.
- Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded in the fields offered by the university.
- Scholarship Award: Fellowships will cover the following:
- A Cullman Center Fellow receives a stipend of up to $70,000, an office, a computer, and full access to the Library’s physical and electronic resources.
- Number of Scholarships: Fifteen fellowships are available
- Nationality:International applicants
- Scholarship can be taken in the USA
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
- Eligible Countries: International applicants are eligible to apply for these fellowships.
- Entrance Requirements:
Successful candidates for this Fellowship will need to work primarily at the Schwarzman Building rather than at other divisions of the Library, such as the Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts; the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture; or the Science, Industry and Business Library. Applications from those working not in English are welcome; however, the applicant must be conversant in English, and the application materials must be in English.
In order to avoid real or apparent conflicts of interest, the Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers does not accept applications from New York Public Library staff members or their partners, or from people active on the Library’s Board of Trustees, Board Advisory Committees, or Library Council.
- English Language Requirements: Applicants must be fluent in English.
How to Apply: Applicants can apply online: