Grants for Researchers
With the support of Charlotte I. Hall (VC '54), the Vassar College Archives & Special Collections Library is pleased to offer grants for researchers who would like to use our collections on-site.
The grants are available to undergraduate and graduate students, independent scholars, and faculty attached to academic institutions.
Amount and Duration
Grants are available in amounts up to $3,000, for stays up to 3 weeks. Funds can support travel, lodging, and meals.
Applications are due March 15, 2017. The grants can be used between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018. If a grant is awarded, scheduling must be done in cooperation with the Archives & Special Collections Library.
Applicants should send the following materials to Ronald Patkus, Associate Director of the Libraries for Special Collections (firstname.lastname@example.org):
- Letter describing the research project, and how the collections at Vassar will be used to support it. Not to exceed two pages.
- Curriculum Vitae, with names and contact information of two references. Not to exceed two pages.
- Budget, detailing amount of funds requested, and how they will be used. Not to exceed one page.