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Current Call for Fellowship Applications:

The Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania is taking applications for 2024 Fellowships and Research Awards. Interested individuals are encouraged to apply. 

  • The Karen Buhler-Wilkerson Faculty Research Fellowship provides up to $5,000 of support to faculty from all disciplines from colleges and universities, based on evidence of preparation and/or productivity in historical research and/or teaching related to nursing.
  • The Lillian Sholtis Brunner Fellowship for Historical Research in Nursing offers up to $5,000 to support pre- and post-doctoral students studying the history of nursing.
  • The Alice Fisher Society Fellowship offers up to $5,000 to support scholarship in the history of nursing. The Fisher Fellowship is open to those with masters’ and doctoral level preparation.

The deadline to receive applications is February 1, 2024. Please visit the Center's fellowship page or contact the Center at historyfellowships@nursing.upenn.edu if you have any questions regarding the application process.

Future Grant Cycles:

The Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies offers many fellowships for visiting researchers and graduate students. Learn more about Schoenberg Institute fellowship programs.

The Lorraine Beitler Collection of the Dreyfus Affair inaugurated a new fellowship program in 2022. Learn more about the Lorraine Beitler Fellowship.

Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies supports an international fellowship program that annually brings together individual scholars around a shared interest in a particular topic or theme. Learn more about the Katz Center fellowships.