Arthur Adkins Summer Research Fellowship

Provides funding for a research paper on the ancient world.

Targeted to third-year undergraduates who are bound for graduate school, this fellowship provides means and opportunity for the writing of a superior research paper on any aspect of the ancient world from the Bronze Age through Late Antiquity. It may be used for travel to classical sites and collections or to other research centers, and/or for living expenses during a summer devoted to research between the third and fourth year. 

Application Process: 

Applicants must submit to the Classics Secretary a transcript, a statement (2-3 pages) outlining their project and its relationship to existing knowledge in the field, a plan of research together with a provisional budget for the summer, and a letter from a faculty supervisor. A written report of what was accomplished during the period of the Fellowship must be submitted to the Director of Undergraduate Studies by the first week of the following Autumn Quarter.

Deadline: April  6, 2020

Find more information through the Classics Department website here: https://classics.uchicago.edu/undergraduate/classical-studies-degree/prizes-and-grants