Applications are now open for the 2023 fellowship. Applications are due by February 17, 2023.
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Dr. John Money established Scholars of Sexology Fellowship in 2002. The fellowship supports graduate students whose scholarly work would benefit from the use of library and archival materials at the Kinsey Institute. Fellows are also expected to contribute to the organization, preservation, and/or accessibility of Kinsey Institute collections. Examples include, but are not limited to the creation of:
Each recipient of the Scholars of Sexology Fellowship will receive $5,000 in two payments ($2,500 at the start and end of the fellowship). The fellowship must be used to cover travel, lodging, and research expenses associated with the stated purpose. We may select two to three Fellows each year if there is a strong pool of candidates.
Research at the Kinsey Institute
The graduate fellow may stay between four to eight weeks at the Kinsey Institute during the calendar year of the award. Research for a thesis or dissertation will be acceptable.
Application deadline is February 17, 2023.
Fellowship winner selection and announcement: March 24, 2023.
Project due: December 15th, 2023.
Applications are encouraged from students from any academic discipline who are enrolled in a graduate program in the United States and whose research interests concern the history, politics, and methodology of sexology and sexuality studies.
Applications must include the following:
Please submit application materials by email to Liana Zhou at email@example.com
Please note: there were no Fellows for 2020 and 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sexuality and intimate relationships are essential to our individual and collective well-being. Your support will help the Kinsey Institute advance research and education in the science of love, sexuality, gender, and sexual health, and give our diverse field of researchers the resources they need to make new discoveries.
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