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The John Rylands Research Institute

Visiting Research Fellow Call 2016

Visiting Research Fellowship funding (call 5)

The John Rylands Research Institute Visiting Research Fellowships are an annual call available to all academics and scholars external to The University of Manchester.

This Fellowship gives the applicant the opportunity to visit The University of Manchester and experience first-hand the Library’s unique collections which count among the foremost repositories of primary sources in the UK, offering research potential across an exceptionally broad array of disciplines, chronologies and geographical areas.

The applicant can apply for a grant of a maximum of £1,500 a month for up to 3 months to research into the Library's unique collections.

The application and proposed research must be focused on the holdings of the Special Collections in The University of Manchester Library.

Further information can be found in the application guide along with link to the application form.

Application for Visiting Research Fellowship funding is now closed.