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Short-Term Research Fellowships

The New York Public Library is pleased to offer Short-Term Research Fellowships to support scholars, based outside the New York metropolitan area, engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, and independent research in the arts and humanities. This fellowship is intended to support projects that would significantly benefit from research conducted on-site at one of our three research centers, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, and the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, drawing from collections unique to The New York Public Library.

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

Applicants can direct inquiries about conducting research at the NYPL research centers and our collections to the research division with holdings in their area of interest.

Eligibility: U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and foreign nationals who have been in residence in the United States for at minimum three years as of the application closing date.

Key Dates:
January 31, 2022 -- Application closing date
May 3, 2022 -- Applicant notification date
July 1, 2022 - May 31, 2023 -- Award period

For more information and to apply please visit the external link below.


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