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American Congregational Association – Boston Athenaeum Fellowship

A single grant award of $1,500 will be awarded for research in American
religious history, involving the collections of the Boston Athenaeum
and the Congregational Library. The grant will support a residence of
twenty days, and is open to advanced scholars, graduate students,
independent scholars, teaching faculty, and professionals in the
humanities, with applications encouraged from teachers and librarians
in secondary public, private, and parochial schools.

Applications are due by April 15, 2007. Candidates will be notified by May 15.
A curriculum vitae and letter of intent describing the proposed project
and citing collections to be consulted are required, along with two
confidential letters of recommendation; for graduate students, one of
these letters must be from their faculty advisor.

Submit to: Research Fellowships, Library of the Boston Athenaeum, 10
½ Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108. For further questions please contact
Stephen Nonack (617-227-0270 x250) or Peggy Bendroth (617-523-0470