Kluge Fellowships in Digital Studies
Library of Congress

All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
United States

Scholarship Overview

The Library of Congress, Washington invites applications for Kluge Fellowships in Digital Studies from scholars of all disciplines. This fellowship aims to provide an opportunity for scholars to utilize digital methods, curatorial expertise, the Library’s large and varied digital collections and resources, and an emerging community of digital scholarship practitioners. Selected fellows will receive a stipend of USD 5,000 per month up to 11 months.


USD 5,000 per month up to 11 months.


  • A curriculum vitae (maximum 2 pages)
  • A complete project proposal, including:
    • A single-paragraph abstract
    • A statement of proposed research (maximum 3 pages)
    • An explanation of why the Library of Congress is the appropriate venue for your research and what collections you will utilize if any (maximum 1 paragraph)
    • Description of your technical approach and/or methodology (maximum 2 paragraphs)
    • A bibliography of works you have consulted for your proposal
  • Three references with completed reference forms from people who have read the research proposal


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by June2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be a scholar or practitioner worldwide
  • Be a US citizen or foreign national
  • Be a scholar from any discipline
  • Hold a PhD or other advanced terminal degree

How To Apply

Follow the steps below to apply for the scholarship:
Step 1: Click on the link and sign up on the page. 
Step 2: Provide the required details.
Step 3: Upload the necessary documents. 
Step 4: Submit the application form.