Dept. Fellowships & Grants

Department Administered Fellowships

Artemas Ward Fellowship
The Artemas Ward Fellowship is awarded to students who plan to complete their dissertation during the year in which they receive the fellowship. It is open to students in the History Department and the Program in American Studies who study early United States History or the American Revolution.

Clive Fellowship
The Clive Fellowship is open to History Department students who will travel to England or Australia to conduct research.

History Department Travel and Research Grants
These grants are open only to students in the History Department, and are generally used for short-term research projects during the summer or during the academic year.

To apply for the Artemas Ward Fellowship, Clive Fellowship, or Department Travel and Research Grants, please complete the application by logging in to CARAT. A complete application includes:

  • completed common application form
  • letter of reference from the student’s advisor
  • statement of purpose which provides a detailed description of the research project
  • budget
  • travel itinerary