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J. Franklin Jameson Fellowship in American History

About this Fellowship

The J. Franklin Jameson Fellowship in American History is offered annually by the Library of Congress and the American Historical Association External to support significant scholarly research for one semester in the collections of the Library of Congress. The fellowship is named in honor of J. Franklin Jameson, a founder of the Association, longtime managing editor of the American Historical Review, formerly Chief of the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress, and the first incumbent of the Library’s Chair of American History. It is designed to assist historians early in their careers.

Program Details

Research Areas

Scholarly research in American History in the collections of the Library of Congress.

Eligibility

Open to scholars who hold the PhD or equivalent within the past seven years.

Stipend

$5,000 (includes travel expenses, and is paid by the AHA during your period of residence).

Application Deadline

April 1 - Apply Online External

For More Information

Jameson Fellowship External
American Historical Association
400 A Street, S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20003
Phone: (202) 544-2422

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