PACHS Fellowships for 2009 – 2010

The Philadelphia Area Center for History of Science (PACHS) invites

applications for one- or two- month /*Dissertation Research Fellowships*/ and nine-month /*Dissertation Writing Fellowships*/ for doctoral students in the history of science, technology, and medicine.

Research Fellowships are intended specifically for students who wish to use the collections of two or more institutions in the PACHS consortium. Writing Fellowships are for dissertations in the history of science, technology, or medicine, broadly construed.

The PACHS consortium includes the Academy of Natural Sciences, the American Philosophical Society, the Chemical Heritage Foundation, the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, the Franklin Institute, the Hagley Museum and Library, the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, the Library Company of Philadelphia, Princeton University, the University of Pennsylvania, and the Wagner Free Institute of Science. For descriptions and links to consortium members’ collections, see

The deadline for applications is /*11 February 2009*/. For detailed information and to apply online, go to