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Deadline
November 15
Amount
$6,500 plus housing
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  • Offered by
    Hagley Museum and Library
    Center for the History of Business, Technology and Society
    P.O. Box 3630
    Wilmington, DE 19807-0630
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be doctoral students who have completed all course work and are performing dissertation research. Research topics should involve historical questions and should relate to the collections in the Hagley Library. Fellows will receive housing, office space, a computer and Internet access. A presentation is required at the end of the residence period.
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    Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association
    P.O. Box 696
    West Branch, IA 52358
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current graduate students, post-doctoral scholars or independent researchers. Applicants must also ensure that the library's contents will meet their research needs before applying.
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$2,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    Illuminating Engineering Society of North America
    1514 Gibbons Drive
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time junior, senior or graduate students in an accredited four-year college in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington who plan to pursue illumination as a career. The application, statement of purpose and at least three letters of recommendation are required. Students should review the IESNA Lighting Handbook to see the available fields of study.
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Amount
$5,000 stipend + travel and housing allowance
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    No
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    Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University
    3301 N. Fairfax Drive
    Suite 440
    Arlington, VA 22201
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate students in areas related to the classical liberal tradition and should be focusing on a discrete writing project. Selection is based on resume, GRE or LSAT scores and graduate transcripts, writing sample and research proposal and bibliography for thesis chapter or publishable paper.
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