Texas State Library and Archives Commission Research Fellowship in Texas History

Award Amount: $2,000


2021 Texas State Library and Archives Commission Research Fellowship in Texas History

The Texas State Library and Archives Commission Research Fellowship in Texas History is awarded for the best research proposal utilizing collections of the State Archives in Austin.  This award is judged by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC).

The application, which should be no longer than two pages, must specify the purpose of the research, collections of interest, need for the money, and a description of the end product (article, book, or exhibition, etc.) that will result from the research. TSLAC may ask the Fellowship Awardee to make a presentation of the results of their research at a TSLAC event. Please include a complete vita with the application. The award will be announced at the Association's Annual Meeting in March 2021. Judges may withhold the award at their discretion.

Individuals wishing to apply should submit an application form (and attach the proposal and a curriculum vita) by November 15, 2020. Only electronic copies submitted through the link below and received by the deadline will be considered.

If you have trouble submitting the form electronically, please email us at: amawards@tshaonline.org or call 512-471-2600.

Mail-in application form: TSHA-Fellowship-Submission-Form.pdf