Jamestowne Society Fellowships
Cheryl Adams Rychkov
Jamestowne Society offers an Annual Fellowship in the amount of $2000 to support
completion of a graduate thesis or essay on the history and culture of Virginia
before 1700. Applicants may be candidates for graduate degrees in any relevant
discipline such as History, American Studies, Literature, Archaeology,
Anthropology, Fine Arts, et cetera, if their research is devoted either
exclusively or very substantially to Colonial Virginia prior to 1700.
(1) a brief resume,
Also required are
three references. two of whom should have taught the Applicant at
graduate level, and all three of whom shall provide letters of reference
for the Applicant. The application deadline is April 15.
The Fellowship Committee requires that Fellowship recipients submit a final project, which will be retained by the Society and become the property of the Jamestowne Society.
Recipients shall adhere to the following schedule in prpeparing and completing their projects:
May: Announcement of Award
September 15: Bibliography & Project Outline Due
January 15: First Draft of Project Due
April 15: Final Project Due
Applications shall be sent to:
Dr. Anne Tyler
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