Dumbarton Oaks 2013-14 Fellowships and Grants

Garden and Landscape Studies                                                                                        

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, in Washington, DC, is an institute of Harvard University dedicated to supporting scholarship internationally in Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, and Pre-Columbian studies.

Junior Fellowships are awarded to degree candidates who at the time of application have fulfilled all preliminary requirements for a Ph.D. or appropriate final degree and plan to work on a dissertation or final project at Dumbarton Oaks under the direction of a faculty member from their own university.

Fellowships are awarded to scholars who hold a Ph.D. or appropriate final degree or have established themselves in their field and wish to pursue their own research.

Summer Fellowships are awarded to Garden and Landscape scholars on any level beyond the first year of graduate (post-baccalaureate) study.

Project Grants support scholarly projects by applicants holding a doctorate or an equivalent terminal degree such as an MLA. Grants can be used for a broad array of projects in heritage conservation, including field research, site analysis, botanical surveys, and restoration planning, with the goal of promoting the understanding and preservation of historic gardens and other significant designed landscapes.

Application Deadline: 011112

Information: http://www.doaks.org/research/fellowships-and-grants/fellowship-terms &