The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York


October 19 The Lane-Cooper Dissertation Fellowship

CUNY academy

The Lane-Cooper Dissertation Fellowship

This award provides a scholarship grant of up to $15,000 for the 2015-16 academic year to a CUNY undergraduate of superior character, attainments and promise. This student will have completed the sophomore year. The award is meant for a student who aspires to become a college or university professor of the humanities. The donors have specifically mentioned the following priority subject areas:

(a) Greek (b) Latin
(c) English language & literature, especially in the periods of Old & Middle English; and
(d) Philosophy & history, including both ancient and medieval.

Applications and nominations are due at 9 AM on Monday, October 19, 2015, and must be sent via email and email attachments to Email attachments must be in the form of pdf files.

Earlier applications and nominations may be preferred.

The application form, which includes more details about the award, can be downloaded at:

Lane Cooper Application