American Philosophical Society Fellowship

Through its Franklin Research Grants program, the American Philosophical Society sponsors one Fellowship per year at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, for research in Edinburgh.  The Fellowship is for 2-4 months and is for research in any aspect of the humanities and social sciences. The award includes return travel expenses from the US and a monthly subsistence payment. The deadline for applications is 1 October and full details are available on the APS website at

Previous holders of the Fellowship:

  • Dr Benjamin Morgan (English Literature, University of Chicago), 2013
  • Dr James Delle (Anthropology and Archaeology, Kutztown University, Pennsylvania), 2014
  • Dr Carla Manfredi (English, University of Winnipeg), 2017