Fellowship Opportunities

The Department of History is in the process of developing a line of fellowships of its own to support talented and ambitious graduate students. We expect applications to open in the academic year 2017/18 and will add information to this page as soon as it becomes available. At this stage, the department expects to implement awards and grants of a considerable variety:

Applications for the 2018/2019 fellowships are due Dec 7, 2018. Please note that the Voegtle Fellowship has already been awarded for this cycle; we will not accept new application for that award until 2019/2020.

Digital-Online Graduate Fellowship Instituted to support the writing of a graduate paper presented in the digital format by majors in the department. Preference shall be given to projects involving the use of collections in the FIU museums. Awarded annually to subsidize the acquisition or reproduction of archival materials, library or archival research trips, and/or the revision and copy editing of outstanding paper drafts. Click here

Darden Pyron American Cultural History Fellowship Instituted to support undergraduate or graduate research by members of the department. Preference shall be given to projects involving American / Southern History, Queer History, and/or Biography. Awarded annually to subsidize travel to archives, museums, and libraries (including for an internship); or the acquisition or reproduction of archival materials. Up to $350. Click here

Noble David Cook Colonial Atlantic History Fellowship Instituted to support the writing of a graduate paper by majors in the department addressing issues in colonial Atlantic History. Preference shall be given to projects involving demographic history in the Atlantic, the history of Atlantic diseases, and/or Andean Ethnohistory. Awarded annually to subsidize the acquisition or reproduction of archival materials, library or archival research trips, and/or the revision and copy editing of outstanding paper drafts. For more information, click here

Henry J. Voegtle Fellowship on the History of Florida or Southern U.S.Instituted as part of the Henry J. Voegtle History Endowment to support undergraduate or graduate research by members of the department addressing issues in the history of Florida or Southern U.S. History. The fellowship is awarded annually to subsidize library or archival research trips (including for an internship) or the acquisition or reproduction of archival materials. Up to $1000. Click here