Application Form


Applicants for external Newhouse Faculty Fellowships should submit by Friday, November 15, 2019. Applications can be submitted electronically through the portal or by regular mail to The Newhouse Center for the Humanities, Wellesley College, 106 Central St. Wellesley, MA 02481-8203. Applicants will be notified by end of March or early April 2020 whether they have received a fellowship.

Please include in your application:

  1. A research proposal of no more than 1250 words, describing the project and plan of research for the proposed residency with brief bibliography. Please include a description of the broad theoretical framework of your project and how it contributes to contemporary debates or concerns within the field of humanities today.
  2. A curriculum vitae
  3. The names and contact information of two referees, whom you have asked to submit letters to support your application. We will send the referees a link to submit the letter.
  4. A cover letter that makes clear your reasons for wishing to work at the Newhouse Center; and whether you are willing to be considered for an unstipended as well as a stipended fellowship (up to $50,000/AY).

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Please list all fellowships and grants awarded in the last five years.

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