Applications for the Exploratory Research Grant are now invited. Eligible candidates should be living more than 50 miles from Hagley. The winning scholars will receive a stipend of $400. To apply, all required documents must be received no later than March 31, June 30 and October 31 on annual basis.
These grants support one-week visits by scholars who believe that their project will benefit from Hagley research collections, but need the opportunity to explore them on-site to determine if a Henry Belin du Pont research grant application is warranted. Priority will be given to junior scholars with innovative projects that seek to expand on existing scholarship. Proposals must demonstrate which Hagley collections might be pertinent to the project.
Level and Area of Studies
Research program in any field.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Those are selected will receive stipend of $400. Low-cost accommodations on Hagley’s grounds are available on first-come, first serve basis. Researchers who use this housing are strongly encouraged to have a car available for transportation during their residency.
International students are welcome to apply
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, Applicants should reside more than 50 miles from Hagley.
How To Apply
Each candidate will be asked to provide the materials as follow:
- Project abstract (maximum length: 150 words)
- Curriculum Vitae
- Project description indicating the scope of your research and the existing scholarship with which you engage (maximum length: 1000 words).
- Summary of the Hagley research materials that you plan to consult during your residency and how you believe that they may be pertinent to your project (maximum length: 500 words).
March 31, June 30 and October 31 each year.