Curtis Gates Lloyd Research Fellowship

Lloyd Library and Museum

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Grant amount: Up to US $7,500

Deadline: Nov 1, 2020

Applicant type: Research Scientist Postdoctoral Researcher Graduate Student Faculty

Funding uses: Fellowship

Location of project: United States

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

Location of citizenship: United States

Must travel to: Hamilton County, Ohio

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About this funder:

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Overview:

The Lloyd Library and Museum is a world renowned independent research library and exhibit space devoted to bringing science, art and history to life.

Mission Statement: The Lloyd Library and Museum advocates for education in plant-based science, medicine, conservation, art and history. We provide resources to engage visitors and researchers from the community and around the globe. Seeking to grow, connect, sustain and impact our community the Lloyd Library and Museum has developed a Strategic Plan.

The Curtis Gates Lloyd Fellowship

The Curtis Gates Lloyd Fellowship provides funds for research at the Lloyd Library & Museum. On-site use of the Library's collections is required. Fellowships are given in one-month increments ranging from one to three months.

Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Botany
  • Medicinal botany
  • Ethnobotany
  • Natural history
  • Conservation
  • Early travel and exploration
  • History of science, medicine, or pharmacy

Fellowship stipend: Successful applicants from the local region will receive a $1,750 monthly stipend. Successful applicants from outside the region will receive a $2,500 monthly stipend. Any expenses incurred beyond the amount of the fellowship are the responsibility of the Fellow.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Requirements:
    • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent. Advanced degree preferred.
    • Conduct research related work at the Library at least 20 hours per week during their fellowship.
    • Applicants must be citizens of the United States or lawful permanent residents of the United States.
    • Fellowship must be completed within the period from January 2021 to December 2021.