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Fellowship and Funding Opportunities

Each year, the Penn Humanities Forum provides fellowships for Penn students, Penn and regional faculty, and postdoctoral scholars interested in conducting research related to the Forum's theme. As part of their research, all fellows participate in the Forum's rich program of interdisciplinary seminars (biweekly for students, weekly for faculty and postdoctoral scholars), as well as cultural events and other programs.


Penn Undergraduate Fellowships

Nine awards of $1500, two of $1750, and one of $2000 are available for full-time Penn undergraduates wishing to conduct independent research outside their academic coursework.
Call for Applications, 2015-16 Forum on Sex
Application Deadline: March 20, 2015


Penn Faculty Fellowships

$5000 salary stipends for junior faculty and $10,000 course offsets for senior faculty are available to Penn scholars in the humanities and allied fields.
Call for Applications, 2015-16 Forum on Sex
Application Deadline: March 20, 2015


Regional Faculty Fellowships

Seven $5000 awards are open to humanities faculty from Philadelphia-area colleges and universities, as well as directors and curators of cultural organizations.
Call for Applications, 2015-16 Forum on Sex
Application Deadline: March 20, 2015


Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships
Five Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities carry a stipend of $46,500 plus other benefits. Scholars spend one year in residence at Penn and teach one undergraduate course in addition to conducting research.
Call for Applications Closed, 2015-16 Forum on Sex
Application Deadline: October 15, 2014

PHF Research Assistantship

The Forum offers one Research Assistantship to a Penn dissertation-level (ABD) student in the humanities each academic year. The RAship provides full support (tuition plus stipend) and is awarded competitively.
Call for Applications, 2015-16 Forum on Sex
Application Deadline: March 20, 2015