Joyce A. Tracy Fellowship

Scholarship Description

AAS Short-Term Fellowships provide support for one-to two months’ residence in the Society’s library at stipends of $1,850 per month (an increase from past levels).  Taken as a whole, AAS Short-Term Fellowships are open to individuals, including foreign nationals and persons at work on doctoral dissertations who are engaged in scholarly research and writing in any field of American history and culture through 1876.  This fellowship is for research on newspapers and magazines or for projects using these resources as primary documentation.  The award derives from an endowment established in memory of the Society’s longtime curator of newspapers and periodicals. Doctoral candidates may apply.

Year of Need: 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad,


Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: 1,850 month

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2019-12-31


Sponsoring Organization American Antiquarian Society
185 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609-1634

Contact Person: Cheryl McRell, Program Administrator at AAS, at

Phone: 508-755-5221

Fax: 508-753-3311