The Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) and the Smithsonian Institution (SI) invite fellowship applications for one-year fellowships to support research in residence at Smithsonian Institution facilities. Fellowships carry a stipend of $42,000 (stipends are prorated for periods of less than twelve months). All fields of study that are actively pursued by the museums and research organizations of the Smithsonian Institution are eligible. 

Degree Level: doctoral candidate

Grad Student Status: current

Who can apply: Doctoral candidates apply directly through the SOLAA public access portal.

2023-24 Application due date: November 1, 2022 by 5:00pm EST

For more information, including eligibility requirements and application instructions, please visit the Smithsonian Fellowships website, Program Guide, and Application Guide.

Further Information

For more information about the Smithsonian Fellowship, including the application process, visit the Smithsonian website.  If you have questions, please contact The Graduate School Fellowship Office.