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ACLS Fellowship

Sponsored by: American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, have held the Ph.D. for at least two years, and have not had a supported research leave for at least three years. Award is for postdoctoral research in all disciplines of the humanities and humanities-related social sciences. Applications must be submitted through the ACLS Online Fellowship Application system (OFA). OFA is accessible through the Fellowship and Grant Programs section of the web site.


Application Deadline September 28
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Fellowship
Number of Applications 1027
Required areas of study humanities
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no



Max $65,000
Average $45,000
Min $35,000


Min 60

Contact Information

Office of Fellowships and Grants
American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
New York, NY 10017-6795 United States

Phone: (212) 697-1505
Fax: (212) 949-8058

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