Application Deadline is February 26, 2021 at 5:00 pm
The Center for the Humanities at Tufts Dean’s Dissertation Awards provide support in the dissertation research of two doctoral students working in the humanities and the arts within the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Graduate students nominated by the following departments eligible are: Theater, Dance and Performance Studies, English, and History. Each fellowship offers a stipend of $1,350 per month for 9-12 months, with up to an additional $1,800 if the research is presented at conferences, and upon submission of a final report. Each Fellow is required to submit this report to the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences on the research completed during the fellowship. The maximum award will be $18,000. Nominations and applications must be submitted electronically by departments.
Applications, consisting of a cover letter, CV, a 1500-word research proposal, and a letter of support from the applicant’s department or program chair, should be submitted by February 26, 2021 to Courtney McDermott at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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