Note: The Mellon-CES dissertation completion fellowship is no longer available since the grant has ended in 2022.
Winners of the Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowships received a $27,500 stipend, paid in six (6) bi-monthly installments over the course of the fellowship year, as well as assistance in securing reimbursements or waivers in eligible health insurance and candidacy fees. Winners participated in a number of activities organized by the Council for European Studies, which were designed to support early career development. These activities included: presenting at the International Conference of Europeanists, hosted by the Council for European Studies; publishing in and working as an editorial fellow for CES’ online journal, EuropeNow; and participating in several digital and in-person career development seminars and/or workshops.
The Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowships were funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.