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Recipients of NEH Fellowships at Independent Research Institutions for 2015-16

June 7, 2015 | By NEH Staff

FPIRI grants support fellowship programs at independent centers for advanced study, libraries, and museums in the United States, American overseas research centers, and other organizations that have expertise in promoting research on foreign cultures. Individual scholars apply directly to the institutions for fellowships. Sixty NEH-supported fellows from 20 U.S. states and 2 countries were selected for the 2015-16 academic year.

A list of currently funded institutions, including links to their fellowship program pages, can be found here. Application deadlines are updated as soon as they are announced by the institutions.

Congratulations to all 2015-16 FPIRI fellows!

Albright Institute of Archeological Research, Jerusalem, Israel
Erin Darby, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Aaron Koller, Yeshiva University, New York, NY
S. Rebecca Martin, Boston University, Boston, MA

American Academy in Rome, Italy
Eva von Dassow, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Lauren Jacobi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA
Colleen Glenney Boggs, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Christine DeLucia, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
Amy Hughes, Brooklyn College (CUNY), Brooklyn, NY
Christen Mucher, Smith College, Northampton, MA
Wendy Roberts, University at Albany, SUNY, Albany, NY

American Center of Oriental Research, Amman, Jordan
Aseel Sawalha, Fordham University, Bronx, NY

American Council of Learned Societies Program in China Studies, New York, NY
Emily Baum, University of California, Irvine, CA
Maura Dykstra, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Christine Ho, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

American Institute of Indian Studies, New Delhi, India
Jonathan Anjaria, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Amy Allocco, Elon University, Elon, NC
Catherine Adcock, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
Indira Peterson, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley MA

American Research Institute in Turkey, Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey
Melis Hafez, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Greece
Hallie Franks, New York University, New York, NY
Sarah James, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
Barbara Kowalzig, New York University, New York, NY
Joanne Murphy, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

Center for Jewish History, New York, NY
Elissa Bemporad, City University of New York, New York, NY

Consortium for History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Joseph Malherek, Unaffiliated Independent Scholar, Washington, DC

Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC
Paul Dover, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA
Thomas Fulton, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA
Patrick Crowley, University of Chicago, IL
Caroline Fowler, Unaffiliated Independent Scholar, Washington, DC

Huntington Library, San Marino, CA
Juliana Barr, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Daniel Immerwahr, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Tawny Paul, Northumbria University, United Kingdom
Martha Rust, New York University, New York, NY

John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI
Rachel O’Toole, University of California, Irvine, CA
Dan Zborover, University of California, San Diego, CA

Library Company of Philadelphia, PA
Christopher Bonner, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Laura Igoe, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Christopher Phillips, Lafayette College, Easton, PA

Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA
Christine Desan, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Wendy Roberts, University at Albany, SUNY, Albany, NY

National Humanities Center, Research Triangle Park, NC
Judith Farquhar, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Annegret Fauser, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Colleen Lye, University of California, Berkeley, CA
Paul Otto, George Fox University, Newberg, OR
Grant Ramsey, Unaffiliated Independent Scholar, South Bend, IN

Newberry Library, Chicago, IL
William Brooks, University of York, United Kingdom
Katarzyna Lecky, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR
Suparna Roychoudhury, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
Miriam Thaggert, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Cynthia Wall, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

New-York Historical Society, New York, NY
Trenton Cole Jones, Unaffiliated Independent Scholar, Worcester, MA

Omohundro Institute for Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, VA
Deborah Hamer, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Palestinian American Research Center, Ramallah, Palestine
Lori Allen, University of London/SOAS, United Kingdom
Kirsten Scheid, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture /New York Public Library, New York, NY
Sylvia Chan-Malik, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers, NJ
Soyica Colbert, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
C. Riley Snorton, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Society for Classical Studies/ Thesaurus Linguae Latinae, Munich, Germany
Samuel Beckelhymer, University of Exeter, United Kingdom

Winterthur Museum & Country Estate, DE
Laura Igoe, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Andrea Pappas, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA