Eudora Welty Research Fellowship at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History

The Eudora Welty Foundation and the Mississippi Department of Archives and History are pleased to announce the 2021 Eudora Welty Research Fellowship, to encourage and support research use of the Eudora Welty Collection and related materials at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History by graduate students.

This competitive fellowship of $5,000 will be offered for research conducted in summer 2021. The stipend may be used to cover travel, housing, and other expenses during the recipient’s two-week stay in Jackson, Mississippi.

The deadline for applications is March 26, 2021. Additional information, including the application form and a link to the Eudora Welty Collection description in our online catalog, are available at https://www.mdah.ms.gov/careers-volunteering/fellowship-opportunites.