Grants, Fellowships & CFPs

Brian Leigh Dunnigan Fellowship in the History of Cartography

Application Deadline: Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Sponsored by: Clements Library, University of Michigan

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

Award Amount: $1,000

About: Established in honor of Brian Leigh Dunnigan, Map Curator and Associate Director of the Clements Library, this fellowship is open to graduate students, faculty, and independent researchers working on any topic supported by the cartographic collections. The fellowship provides $1,000 for a project requiring a minimum visit of one week. 

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
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