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Mellon/American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) - Postdoctoral Public Fellows Program

Deadline: Suspended

1/19/21 NOTE: ACLS is conducting a year-long assessment of the initiative. There will be no competition for the fellowships in 2021.

Funded by the Mellon Foundation, the ACLS Public Fellows Program places recent Ph.D.s from the humanities and humanistic social sciences in staff positions at partnering organizations in government and the nonprofit sector. Placements are in the fields of policy, community development, arts and culture, media, conservation, and international affairs. Fellows participate in the substantive work of these organizations and receive professional mentoring. The fellowship offers two years of support.

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American Council of Learned Societies
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Categories: Annual stipend of at least $10,000; Social Sciences; Humanities; US Citizens, Nationals, or Permanent Residents; Postdoctoral/Post-graduate; Fellowship/Grant; Unrestricted

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