Princeton University - Fellowship Competition in US
Princeton University
Deadline:  03rd August

Humanities,Social Sciences
All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
United States

Scholarship Overview

Princeton University - Fellowship Competition in US 2022-25 is offered for Post Doc degree in the field of Humanities and Social sciences. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 03 Aug 2021. This scholarship is provided by Princeton University and the value of this scholarship is Full Funding, Salary and other benefits . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationals.

  • Degree: Post Doc
  • Provided by: Princeton University
  • Deadline: 03 Aug 2021
  • Scholarship value: Full Funding, Salary and other benefits

The Princeton Society of Fellows, an interdisciplinary group of scholars in the humanities, social sciences, and selected natural sciences, calls for fellowship applications annually. Three to five postdoctoral fellows are appointed each year for three-year terms in residence to pursue research and teach half-time in their academic host department, the Program in Humanistic Studies, or other university programs. The fellowships carry with them an appointment as lecturer in a fellow's academic host department.`


  • Applicants already holding the Ph.D. degree at the time of their application must have received their degree between January 1, 2019 and August 4, 2020. Priority will be given to applicants who have received no more than one year of research-only funding past the Ph.D. degree.
  • Those who received their Ph.D., Ed.D, doctorates of Jurisprudence from Princeton University are not eligible.
  • If you have already applied to the Princeton Society of Fellows, you may not apply a second time.

How To Apply

For the 2021-24 fellowship competition, now closed, applicants were asked to upload the documents listed below, along with the online application form, to the application portal by the application deadline August 4, 2020. Updates to the information below for the 2021 fellowship competition will be posted in early June 2021.

1. Cover Letter: 1½ pages maximum, single-spaced, addressed to the Search Committee. The letter should include a brief overview of your application.

2. Curriculum Vitae

3. Dissertation Abstract: no more than one page, single-spaced.

4. Writing Sample: one chapter of the dissertation or one published/forthcoming article related to your dissertation topic that best represents your intellectual interests. No more than 25 double-spaced pages (endnotes/bibliography/illustrations may be included in addition). If the text portion of the sample you wish to submit is longer than 25 pages, please edit for length and summarize the deleted portions.