The John Rylands Research Institute at the University of Manchester is pleased to offer a fully funded PhD scholarship to postgraduate researchers wishing to pursue archival research using the University of Manchester Library’s Special Collections.
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The John Rylands Research Institute is pleased to support applications to the Leverhulme Trust’s Early Career Fellowships (ECFs) for research projects linked to the rich Special Collections of the University of Manchester Library and to other research being carried out at the University of Manchester. ECFs are tenable on a full-time basis for a period of three years, and offer exceptional career development opportunities for those who are at a relatively early stage of their academic careers, but who have a proven record of research.
Fellows are expected to undertake a significant piece of publishable work during the period of their award. As such, research proposals submitted to this scheme should not be a reworking or mere extension of the candidate’s doctoral research project.
Informal queries may be directed to the JRRI Grant-writer, Aaron McGaughey: email@example.com.
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- Read more about Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships
- The Leverhulme Trust’s eligibility criteria
- Internal deadlines and selection process
- Expressions - completed expressions of interest should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: 15 December 2019
The Newberry-Rylands Exchange Fellowship supports one fellow from each institution to apply for a one-month fellowship at the partner institution. Former Newberry fellows, at any career stage, will apply to the Newberry for a one month residency at the John Rylands Library in Manchester, England. Current University of Manchester researchers, at any career stage, will apply to the Newberry Library in Chicago for a one month residency at the Newberry.
All application materials should be submitted to the Newberry, but applications will be reviewed by each institution. The stipend will be $2,500 USD, or the equivalent in GBP.
For more information, including application guidelines and additional fellowship opportunities, please visit the Newberry's fellowship page. Questions about the application process should be addressed to email@example.com.
Deadline: 13 January 2020, 5pm (GMT)
The University of Manchester and the Manchester Wesley Research Centre are pleased to welcome applications to their Joint Visiting Fellowship programme. The aim of the fellowship is to promote research in the Methodist and Wesleyan traditions by facilitating scholarly access to the internationally renowned Methodist Archives held at the John Rylands Library in Manchester and the MWRC and Nazarene Theological College (NTC) library. One Visiting Fellowship will be awarded per annum.
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