Apply Now: Spring and Summer 2020 funded opportunities for research at Dumbarton Oaks

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Summer Program
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Languages, Social Sciences, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Digital Humanities

spring and summer 2020: funded opportunities for research at Dumbarton Oaks

Dumbarton Oaks is a Harvard University research institute, library, museum, and garden located in Washington, DC. Since 1940 it has supported scholarship in the Humanities through its fellowships and grants, library and special collections, and publications. More than 2,000 awarded researchers have advanced their projects in the areas of study supported by its founders Robert Woods Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss: Byzantine Studies, including related aspects of late Roman, early Christian, western Medieval, Slavic, and Near Eastern Studies; Pre-Columbian Studies of Mexico, Central America, and Andean South America; and Garden and Landscape Studies, including garden history, landscape architecture, urban landscape design, and Plant Humanities.

Dumbarton Oaks is currently accepting applications from scholars around the world and at all career stages to a variety of opportunities this spring and summer. Please visit our website to learn more.


Applications due


January 31

Symposium Travel Awards for Students (Byzantine Studies Symposium)

February 1

Byzantine Greek Summer School

February 15

Syriac and Armenian Summer School

February 28

Plant Humanities Summer Program

March 1

One-Month Research Awards in Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, and Pre-Columbian Studies

March 15

Garden and Landscape Studies Graduate Workshop

March 15

Symposium Travel Awards for Students (Garden and Landscape Studies Symposium)

April 6

Faculty Residencies in Plant Humanities

Contact Info: 

Emily Gulick Jacobs

Manager of Academic Programs

Dumbarton Oaks

1703 32nd Street NW

Washington, D.C. 20007

Phone: (202) 339-6413

Fax: (202) 339-6416