Cynthia A. Kierner

Professor of History

Director, Ph.D. Program in History

George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia 22030

From: Kathryn E Agoston
Sent: Thursday, February 6, 2014 5:04 PM
To: Cynthia A Kierner
Subject: Smithsonian - Penick Resident Scholar Fellowship (Postdoc or Outstanding Predoc)
Smithsonian Institution - Penick Resident Scholar Program for Research on Early American History

Deadline: 3/15/2014

The Margaret Henry Dabney Penick Resident Scholar Program supports scholarly research into the legacy of Patrick Henry and his political circle, the early political history of Virginia, the history of the American Revolution, founding era ideas and policy-making, as well as science, technology, and culture in colonial America and the Early National Period. The duration of this long-term fellowship is nine consecutive months.

Eligibility: Applicants in their postdoctoral phase or, with outstanding achievements, in their predoctoral phase, may be considered for the fellowship.

Award amount: $45,000.

Lilla Vekerdy, Head of Special Collections
SIL Resident Scholar Programs
P.O. Box 37012
NMAH 1041 MRC 672
Washington, DC 20013-7012
Tel: 202.633.3870

Kathryn E. Ágoston, PhD
Director of Graduate Fellowships
Office of the Provost
George Mason University
4400 University Drive, MS 3A2
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703-993-3131
Twitter:  @GradFellowsGMU