Application for Joseph Skinner Fellowship in History
The bequest of Joseph Skinner, a nineteenth-century industrialist who was a Trustee and Benefactor of the College. The Skinner Fellowship in History is awarded to a graduate of Mount Holyoke College who is pursuing graduate study on a full-time basis in a program that leads to a PhD degree in history. Previous recipients have worked on a range of periods and subjects. The fellowship is intended to assist graduate students in the completion of their degrees. Preference is therefore given to applicants who are completing their dissertations.
Please complete the form below. In addition to your contact information and a brief summary of your project, you will be asked to upload several other documents to complete your application: transcripts, an essay, and budget; see more details below.