The Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History offers Research Fellowships for post-doctoral scholars at every faculty rank, Dissertation Fellowships for doctoral candidates who have completed exams and begun dissertation reading and writing, and Research Fellowships for journalists and independent scholars. The Gilder Lehrman Fellowships support work in one of five archives: the Gilder Lehrman Collection; the Library of the New-York Historical Society; the Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library; the New York Public Library Humanities and Social Sciences Library; and the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. Fellowships last from a week to two months. Stipends range from $1,500 to $4,000. Application deadlines are annually the 1st of December and May. Visit the webpage Gilder Lehrman Institute’s Short-Term Grants for more information.