National Fellowships

Gilder Lehrman History Scholars Program

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The program, based in New York City, provides undergraduates who have demonstrated superb research and writing skills in the field of American history with an opportunity to engage in discussions with eminent scholars and in primary-source research.

The program provides 15 scholarships that include a six-week, all-expenses-paid, scholarly research program, including a stipend of $2,200, along with room, board, and a $600 travel allowance for a five-week program in New York City. Scholars conduct primary-source research to prepare historical materials for publication. Up to 50 runners-up will be named Finalists and invited to an all-expenses-paid, one-week program.

Applications open October 1, 2014.

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