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Henry Belin du Pont Dissertation Fellowship
Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
Center for the History of Business, Technology and Society
298 Buck Road
Wilmington, DE 19807
Eligibility: Applicants must be doctoral students who have completed all course work and are performing dissertation research. Research topics should involve historical questions and should relate to the collections in the Hagley Library. Fellows will receive housing, office space, a computer and Internet access. A presentation is required at the end of the residence period.

Amount: $6,500 plus housing
Deadline: March 31, June 30, October 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. For more information contact Dr. Roger Horowitz at

Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association Travel Grant Program
Sponsor: Hoover Presidential Foundation
P.O. Box 696
West Branch, IA 52358
Eligibility: Applicants must be current graduate students, post-doctoral scholars or independent researchers. Applicants must also ensure that the library's contents will meet their research needs before applying.

Amount: $500-$1,500
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Language Grants
Sponsor: Blakemore Foundation
701 Fifth Avenue
Suite 4200
Seattle, WA 98104
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes. Students must have received (at minimum) a bachelor's degree.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarships
Sponsor: Thunen Scholarship Committee
IES San Francisco Section
Mary-Jane Lawless
1201 Park Avenue, Suite 100
Emeryville, CA 94608
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time junior, senior or graduate students in an accredited four-year college in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington who plan to pursue illumination as a career. The application, statement of purpose and at least three letters of recommendation are required. Students should review the IES Lighting Handbook to see the available fields of study.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available by mail and email.

Summer Graduate Research Fellowships
Sponsor: Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University
3434 Washington Boulevard
MS 1C5
Arlington, VA 22201
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students in areas related to the classical liberal tradition and should be focusing on a discrete writing project. Selection is by invitation-only for graduate student alumni of the other IHS programs, Humane Studies Fellowship and Summer Seminars.

Amount: $5,000 stipend + travel and housing allowance
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.