The Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship a year of research and writing to help advanced graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of Ph.D. dissertation writing. The program encourages timely completion of the Ph.D. Applicants must be prepared to complete their dissertations within the period of their fellowship tenure and no later than August 31, 2020. A grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation supports this program.
Fellows will receive a $30,000 stipend plus research support up to $3,000 and payment of university fees up to $5,000.
ACLS will award 65 fellowships in this competition for a one-year term beginning between June and September 2019 for the 2019–2020 academic year. The fellowship may be carried out in residence at the fellow’s home institution, abroad, or at another appropriate site for the research. These fellowships may not be held concurrently with any other fellowship or grant.
Applications are due October 24, 2018. For more information and the application, visit the Mellon/ACLS website.