The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is seeking applications for the KHS research fellowship program for the fall 2019 cycle. The program provides funding for academic researchers, including doctoral students, whose projects focus on Kentucky or larger regional-related topics. Time periods are open - researchers have used the Kentucky Historical Society's archival holdings to shed light on a vast array of topics, including resistance and slavery, medical history and addiction, and environmentalism and economic development. Visit https://history.ky.gov/resources/catalogs-research-tools/ for more information on collections.
Fellowship residency at the KHS campus in Frankfort, Kentucky, ranges from one to four weeks. KHS is conveniently located in central Kentucky, within driving distance of numerous universities, archival repositories, and historic sites.
For application instructions and award requirements, visit https://history.ky.gov/for-researchers/research-fellowships/fellowship-guidelines/ to learn more. Fellowship applications must be submitted via email to KHSFellowships@ky.gov by OCTOBER 1, 2019.