The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York


April 17 deadline – CJH Lapidus Summer Fellowship Program

Lapidus Summer Fellowship Program

June 15 – July 24, 2015

Application deadline: April 17, 2015

  • Six-week program for doctoral candidates and recent PhDs (having received PhD within two years of the program start date)
  • Candidates working in any field are encouraged to apply; preference will be given to those using the collections of the American Jewish Historical Society and focusing on 18th and 19th-century topics
  • $6,000 stipend and up to $1,500 funding for transportation/moving costs for those more than 125 miles from New York City


Taube/Koret Early Career Scholars Program

Fall 2015 / Spring 2016

Application deadlines: April 30, 2015 (fall semester 2015) / August 3, 2015 (spring semester 2016)

  • Five-month fellowship for researchers who have completed the PhD within the last six years
  • $23,500 stipend


Graduate Student Workshop in Modern Jewish History

October 11-13, 2015

Application deadline: May 15, 2015

  • Three-day workshop for graduate students in Modern European and Modern American Jewish history
  • Meals and $500 stipend provided


For full program descriptions and application guidelines, please visit


Questions may be directed to

Christopher Barthel, PhD
Senior Manager for Academic and Public Programs
Center for Jewish History