Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities at Stanford University

ANDREW W. MELLON POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS IN THE HUMANITIES AT STANFORD UNIVERSITY: Up to five fellowships will be awarded for a two-year term (with the possibility of a third). Eligible fields for the 2016 competition (for fellowships beginning autumn 2017):

  • Comparative Literature
  • Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity
  • French and Italian
  • German Studies
  • Iberian and Latin American Cultures
  • Religious Studies
  • Slavic Languages and Literatures

The stipend is $77,000, and compensation will include additional support for computer equipment, research, and relocation expenses, depending on the needs of individual fellows. Applications must be submitted by 11:59 PM PT on 15 November 2016. For more information, visit or e-mail