Fellowships & Support

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives are pleased to offer competitive fellowships and support of up to $5,000 to support research based on our collections. The deadline to apply for fellowships is November 7, 2019.  Recipients of fellowships are expected to complete their research at Hoover Library & Archives between February and August of 2020, spending a minimum of ten days in the Library & Archives. Decision announcements will be sent to applicants by November 25, 2019.

Award Descriptions

  • Silas Palmer Research Fellowship

Available to US undergraduate and graduate students, this fellowship provides an award of up to $5,000 to support research based on our collections

  • Scholar Research Support

Available to US faculty, postdocs, independent scholars, and non-US faculty who hold a SSN or ITIN.* This support provides an award of up to $5,000 to support research based on our collections.

*International scholars subject to up to 37% tax


Application Requirements

All applicants are required to submit their applications online with the following:

  • Contact information
  • Resume or CV
  • A proposal of fewer than 750 words describing your research project, including the names of Hoover collections you plan to consult and why they are necessary for your project
  • The names and email addresses of two individuals who will complete recommendation forms

Application deadline: November 7, 2019


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