New York Public Library: Short-Term Research Fellowship Program

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Grant amount: US $2,000 - US $4,000

Anticipated deadline: Jan 18, 2020

Applicant type: Graduate Student Postdoctoral Researcher Unaffiliated Researcher

Funding uses: Research, Fellowship

Location of project: New York

Location of residency: United States

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The New York Public Library is pleased to offer Short-Term Research Fellowships to support scholars from outside the New York metropolitan area engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, and independent research.   Individuals needing to conduct on-site research in the Library’s special collections are welcome to apply.

Each fellow is expected to be in residence at the Library for the duration of their fellowship and each fellow will be expected to produce a written summary of his/her experience working with the collections.

Fellowship stipends are $1,000 per week for a minimum of two and maximum of four weeks.  

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


  •  Only U.S. citizens, permanent residents and foreign nationals who have been resident in the United States for the three years as of January 31, 2018 may apply.


  • Preference is given to applications making a strong case for accessing special collections materials.