John F. Kennedy Library Foundation Grant and Fellowship Programs

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 Deadline: 

Varies according to program
   

Start Date: 

Varies according to program
   

Duration: 

Varies
   

Location: 

Boston, MA
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Scholarships
   

Description: 

The John F. Kennedy Foundation, a private non-profit educational organization, administers and funds programs on behalf of the Kennedy Library and Museum, a presidential library of the National Archives and Records Administration. The successful candidate will develop at least a portion of her or his work from original research in archival materials from the collections of the Kennedy Library. Scholars and students are invited to apply for support of their research and use of the archival, manuscript, and audiovisual holdings of the Library under the following programs:
Marjorie Kovler Fellowship-Preference is given to research in the area of foreign intelligence and the presidency, or a related topic.
Abba Schwartz Fellowship-Preference is given to research on immigration, naturalization, or refugee policy.
Theodore C. Sorensen Fellowship-Preference is given to research on domestic policy, political journalism, polling, or press relations.
   

Benefits: 

Kovler-$2,500 stipend;
Schwartz-$3,100 stipend;
Sorensen-$3,600 stipend;
Schlesinger, Jr.-$5,000

   

Major(s): 

Arts & Humanities
Social Ecology
Social Science

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: Varies by program
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Varies by program
 

Contact: 

Grant and Fellowship Coordinator
Grant and Fellowship Coordinator, John F. Kennedy Library
Columbia Point
Boston, MA 02125-3313
Phone: (866) 535-1960, (617) 514-1600     Fax: (617) 514-1625
Email: kennedy.library@nara.gov

 

Program Website: 

http://www.jfklibrary.org/Research/Research-Grants-and-Fellowships.aspx
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