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Fellowships & Institutes


Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers Fellowships

Short-Term Research Fellowships

The New York Public Library is pleased to offer Short Term Research Fellowships to support scholars from outside the New York metropolitan area engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, and independent research.Read More ›

Schomburg Center Scholars-in-Residence Program

The Schomburg Center Scholars-in-Residence Program assists those scholars and professionals whose research in the black experience can benefit from extended access to the Center's resources.

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Lapidus Center Fellowships

The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery—funded by a generous $2.5 million gift from Ruth and Sid Lapidus matched by The New York Public Library—is the only facility of its kind based in a public research library.The gift also includes 400 rare items of printed material, making the Schomburg Center home to one of the world’s premier collections of slavery material. The Lapidus Center offers long-term and short-term fellowships.Read More ›

Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute

Martin Duberman Visiting Fellowship

The RSA-Kress New York Public Library Grant

The RSA–Kress New York Public Library Grant supports a one-month residence in New York City by a member of the RSA for the purposes of Art History research in the Special Collections of The New York Public Library. For more information, visit the RSA website.

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The Gilder Lehrman Fellowships in American Civilization

Black History 360°: The Schomburg's Summer Education Institute 2014

NEH Summer Institute for School Teachers 2015

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The Junior Scholars Program

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