Posted On November 30, 2020
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Deadline: February 15, 2021

Several fellowships for the full academic year at the School are available to students who plan to stay on or return to the School to pursue independent research, usually for their Ph.D. dissertation*. Please note that some fellowships are designated for specific areas of research. Regular Members and Student Associate Members who wish to stay another year in Athens are encouraged to apply for the following fellowships:
The Samuel H. Kress Fellowship in art and architecture of antiquity (stipend $15,000)
The Gorham Phillips Stevens Fellowship in the history of architecture (stipend $11,500)
The Ione Mylonas Shear Fellowship in Mycenaean archaeology or Athenian architecture and/or archaeology (stipend $11,500)
The Homer A. and Dorothy B. Thompson Fellowship in the study of pottery (stipend $11,500)
The Edward Capps Fellowship, the Doreen Canaday Spitzer Fellowship, and the Eugene Vanderpool Fellowship (unrestricted in area of research) (stipend for each is $11,500)
EligibilityAdvanced graduate students in classical studies, ancient Mediterranean studies, postclassical Greek studies, or related fields who have a specific project that requires extended residence in Greece. *NOTE: For the 2021 competition, the Capps Fellowship is open to postdoctoral scholars whose PhD was awarded no earlier than 2016, as well as to advanced graduate students. All applicants must have completed the Regular Program or one academic year (Sept. – May) as a Student Associate Member.
TermsStipend of $11,500 plus room and board (in Athens) and waiver of fees. The Kress Fellowship specifically provides a stipend of $15,000 plus room and board (in Athens) and waiver of fees. A final report is due at the end of the award period, and the ASCSA expects that copies of all publications that result from research conducted as a Fellow of the ASCSA be contributed to the relevant library of the School. Fellows are required to give a public presentation of their research.