Mellon/ACLS Fellows Program

Applications Due March 22 for the Mellon/ACLS Fellows Program

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 14:00

The Mellon / American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Public Fellows Program is a career-building fellowship initiative designed to expand the reach of doctoral education in the humanities. In 2017, the Public Fellows Program will place up to twenty-two recent PhDs from the humanities and humanistic social sciences in two-year staff positions at partnering organizations in government and the nonprofit sector. Fellows will participate in the substantive work of these organizations and will receive professional mentoring; an annual stipend of $67,500; and health insurance. 

The application deadline for the Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Program is March 22, 2017 (8 p.m. EDT).

The Public Fellows Program is offered by ACLS with generous funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Please direct all inquiries about the fellowship program to ACLS.