Thursday, November 6, 2008

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Scholars-in-Residence Program

The Schomburg Center Scholars-in-Residence Program assists those scholars and professionals whose research in the black experience can benefit from extended access to the Center's resources. Fellowships funded by the Center will allow recipients to spend six months or a year in residence with access to resources at the Schomburg Center and other centers of The New York Public Library. The program encourages research and writing on black history and culture, and encompasses projects in African, Afro-American, and Afro-Caribbean history and culture. Maximum stipends of $30,000 for six months and $60,000 for twelve months. Open to scholars in the humanities studying black history and culture. Studies in the other fields are eligible if they utilize a humanistic approach.

Due December 12, 2008

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