CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 2016 PHYLLIS RACKIN FELLOWSHIP
PHYLLIS RACKIN GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP FOR FEMINIST SCHOLARSHIP IN THE HUMANITIES
The Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Program and the Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality, and Women invite applications for the Phyllis Rackin Fellowship. The fellowship was created in honor of Phyllis Rackin, a pioneering feminist scholar and former faculty member in the English Department here at Penn. The fellowship will provide up to $4,000 in research or travel funding to a graduate student in the School of Arts and Sciences whose research creates or promotes new scholarship on women, gender, and/or sexuality in the humanities. Priority will be given to students who have earned a Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Graduate Certificate (or who are currently enrolled in the program), and to projects leading to the completion of a doctoral dissertation.
To apply, please submit the following in electronic form to Luz Marin, firstname.lastname@example.org, subject line "Phyllis Rackin Fellowship Application."
Deadline: Friday, March 25th, 2016, 5:00pm