Competitions and Deadlines

Updated program descriptions for 2019-20 competitions, and information on new programs and initiatives, will be provided on the website starting in the summer. The online fellowship and grant administration (OFA) system will open for applications to many programs in late July.

2019-2020 Competitions


ACLS Fellowships, which include the following named awards:
September 25, 2019
  • ACLS Barrington Foundation Centennial Fellowships in Classical Studies
  • ACLS Carl and Betty Pforzheimer Fellowships in English and American Literature
  • ACLS Centennial Fellowships in the Dynamics of Place
  • ACLS Donald J. Munro Centennial Fellowships in Chinese Arts and Letters
  • ACLS Frederic E. Wakeman, Jr. Fellowships in Chinese History
  • ACLS H. and T. King Fellowships in Pre-Columbian Art History
  • ACLS/New York Public Library Fellowships
  • ACLS Oscar Handlin Fellowships in American History
  • ACLS Pauline Yu Fellowships in Chinese or Comparative Literature
  • ACLS Susan McClary and Robert Walser Fellowships in Music Studies
  • ACLS Yvette and William Kirby Centennial Fellowships in Chinese Studies
ACLS Programs in China Studies:
Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Program (pending renewal of funding):