The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York


Fellowships at the Center for Jewish History

Research Fellowships at the Center for Jewish History


The Center for Jewish History offers a range of research fellowships that provide access to the collections of the Center’s partners – American Jewish Historical Society, American Sephardi Federation, Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum, and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. While in residence at the Center, fellows participate in a lively academic community, engaging and producing new scholarship in Jewish studies and other fields.


Graduate Research Fellowship

Deadline: February 2, 2017

  • Open to doctoral candidates with ABD status
  • Ten-month fellowship with a stipend of $17,500
  • Additional funding may be available for applicants at universities more than 125 miles from New York City


Prins Foundation Postdoctoral and Early Career Fellowship for Emigrating Scholars

Deadline: January 16, 2017

  • Open to scholars from outside of North America and Israel
  • Ten-month fellowship with a stipend of up to $35,000


Full application guidelines are available at For more information please contact Chris Barthel at

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