Grants, Fellowships & CFPs


Reese Fellowship in the Print Culture of the Americas

Event Date: Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Sponsored by: Clements Library, University of Michigan

Only Recent PhDs and Faculty are eligible for this grant, fellowship, or residency.

Award Amount: $5,000 for one-month residence

About: Funded by the William Reese Company, this fellowship encourages research in the history of the book and other print formats, bibliography, and other aspects of print culture in America, including publishing and marketing, from the sixteenth century to 1900. Projects may investigate any printed genre (e.g. books, prints, newspapers, magazines, pamphlets, published photographs, broadsides, maps, etc.). Support for work in manuscript collections will be limited to projects related to printed materials (e.g. annotations in books, publishers’ business archives, etc.). The Reese Fellowship provides $5,000 to support one month of in-residence study in the Clements Library collections. This is a post-doctoral fellowship requiring a completed Ph.D. or equivalent qualifications at time of application.

All applications must include the following items:

  • Online application form
  • Curriculum vitae of no more than six pages
  • Brief, two-page summary of the project, including the current status of your research. Please identify what Clements Library material you wish to consult
  • Two letters of recommendation, to be sent directly to the Clements Library, from individuals who are familiar with your scholarly work

Curriculum vitae, project summary, and letters of recommendation may be submitted by surface mail or via email as one attachment. Please do not include images within the attachment.
Please send completed hard-copy application materials to:

Research Fellowships
Clements Library
University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1190
For more information please contact: clements-fellowships@umich.edu


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