A Record Six Graduate Center Ph.D. Candidates Awarded ACLS Dissertation Fellowships, With More Than $35,000 in Funding Each

Top (L-R): Jack Crawford, Jessica Larson, China Sajadian; Bottom: Amir Reicher, Yasemin Ozer, Kyong Mazzaro

Two Graduate Center Ph.D. candidates in Art History were awarded 2021 Luce/ACLS (American Council of Learned Societies) Dissertation Fellowships in American Art, and four Ph.D. candidates were awarded Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships. The fellowships provide stipends of $38,000 and $35,000 respectively for the academic year beginning this summer, as well as funds for research costs and university fees. 

The total of six winners is a record for The Graduate Center in the last decade. This year’s fellows span the fields of art history, politics, and anthropology.

Winners of the Luce/ACLS Dissertation Fellowships in American Art 2021:

Winners of the Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships 2021:

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Submitted on: MAY 12, 2021

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