Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library announces its Research Fellowship Program for 2012–13, consisting of short- and long-term fellowships open to academic, independent, and museum scholars, to support advanced study of American art, culture, and history. Fellowships include National Endowment for the Humanities fellowships, dissertation fellowships, and short-term fellowships of 1-3 months.
Fellows have full access to library collections of more than 87,000 volumes and one-half million manuscripts and images, searchable online at winterthur.org. Fellows may conduct object-based research in the museum’s collections of 85,000 artifacts and artworks made or used in America to 1860. Applications are due 15 January, 2012. For more details and to apply, visit http://winterthur.org/?p=418 or e-mail Rosemary Krill at firstname.lastname@example.org.