MDAH is proud to offer emerging scholars the opportunity to work in the most extensive collection of Mississippi-related materials, including the Eudora Welty Collection and the Medgar and Myrlie Evers Collection. Learn more about the Eudora Welty Research Fellowship and the Medgar and Myrlie Evers Research Scholars Program.
Eudora Welty Fellowship
MDAH is now accepting applications for the 2021 Eudora Welty Research Fellowship. Offered in partnership with the Eudora Welty Foundation, this annual fellowship awards a $5,000 stipend to one graduate student to conduct research using the Eudora Welty Collection at MDAH for two weeks during the summer. The deadline is March 26, 2021. Download the promotional flier here.
Submit the application packet electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to April Blevins, Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Eudora Welty Research Fellowship, P. O. Box 571, 200 North Street, Jackson, MS 39205-0571.