The Dibner History of Science Program offers historians of science and technology the opportunity to study in the Burndy Library and the other history of science and technology resources at the Huntington.


Short-Term Awards

Eligibility:  PhD or equivalent; or doctoral candidate at the dissertation stage.
Tenure of fellowship:  One to five months.
Amount of award:  $2,500 per month.


Long-Term Awards

Eligibility:  PhD or equivalent.  Applicants must have received the PhD by June of 2011.
Tenure of fellowship:  Nine to twelve months.
Amount of award:  $50,000.
Applicants may either be conducting research in the collections; or already be at the writing stage and require access only to reference materials.

The deadline for submitting an application is December 15, 2011For more details and instructions on how to apply, visit our website at