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McColl Dissertation Year Fellowship in Southern Studies The McColl Dissertation Year Fellowship provides one academic year’s funding for a UNC-CH Ph.D. Candidate to complete a doctoral dissertation on a topic related to the southern United States.

Summer Research Grants The Summer Research Grants provide financial support for summer research by UNC-CH graduate students.

Wilson Special Collections Library Doctoral Fellowships Available through the University Libraries, these awards support research in Southern studies making significant use of the rich and deep research resources available in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s special collections. Pre-dissertation prospectus and dissertation research awards are available.

Jacquelyn Dowd Hall Grant  The Southern Oral History Program invites applications for their Summer Graduate Research Fellowship made possible by the Jacquelyn Dowd Hall Fund, in honor of the founding Director of the SOHP. UNC-CH graduate students who have previously taken the Introduction to Oral History class (History 670) or who can demonstrate competency and experience with oral history methods may apply for funding to support oral history research. Learn how to apply via the Southern Oral History Program.

Graduate Student Travel Grants The Center offers UNC-CH graduate students grant support for travel expenses to scholarly conferences.

Graduate Research GrantsThe Center offers UNC-CH graduate students support for research-related expenses.