Newberry Library Lester J. Cappon Fellowship in Documentary Editing

The Lester J. Cappon Fellowship The Newberry Library is now accepting fellowship applications for the 2018-19 academic year! Newberry Library Fellowships provide support to researchers who wish to use our collection. We promise you intriguing and often rare materials; a lively, interdisciplinary community of researchers; individual consultations on your research […]

Webinar Announced for FY2018 Publishing Historical Records in Documentary Editions Program

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) of the National Archives supports projects that promote access to America’s historical records to encourage understanding of our democracy, history, and culture. Potential applicants to the NHPRC’s Publishing Historical Records in Documentary Editions program are invited to attend an upcoming webinar on the program […]

Penn State Special Collections Travel Grants Announced

Building on the success of the last two years, Special Collections announces four travel awards of $1,500 this year for researchers whose work would benefit from access to the collections held at Penn State. The 2014 travel grants include: •             One award for research using any of the Special Collections […]


The February issue of the NHPRC News is now online at — with stories on our recent grants, new Commission members, and grant opportunities, as well as news from the Stanton-Anthony Papers, the St. George Tucker Papers, Digital Stewardship at Simmons, and the Environmental Design Archives. Annotation, the annual report of the […]

Robert P. Forbes awarded NEH Fellowship

The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded a year-long fellowship to Robert P. Forbes of the University of Connecticut to prepare an annotated digital edition of Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on the State of Virginia. This will be the first edition to be published from Jefferson’s original manuscript, in the […]

Lapidus–OIEAHC Fellowship for Graduate Research in Early American Print Culture

The Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture offers up to four $500 fellowships annually to support advanced graduate student research related to Early American and transatlantic print culture, including authorship, production, circulation, and reception. Applicants should submit an electronic file with a 500-word description of their dissertation project, […]