The Jerrold Siegel Fellowships in Intellectual and Cultural History

Every year it is active the Consortium awards up to two summer fellowships, named in honor of Professor Jerrold Seigel, recently retired from New York University, where he is William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of History Emeritus. The awards are open to students at any graduate level of training, in any geographical field or time period, but are currently limited to students enrolled at Consortium member institutions (currently Columbia and New York Universities). The amount of these fellowships is $3,000.

Application: There is no application form. To apply for a fellowship, please send a two-page personal statement explaining how you will make use of the fellowship, along with a curriculum vitae, and ask one of your doctoral advisors to send a letter on your behalf. 

This year, all materials are due by March 10, 2017.

Applications can be submitted by post to the address below, or by e-mail to

Jerrold Seigel Fellowship Competition
c/o Anastasia Skoybedo
Center for European and Mediterranean Studies
285 Mercer Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10003

For more information about the Jerrold Siegel fellowships in intellectual and cultural history, click here.