Ahmanson-Getty Postdoctoral Fellowships in 17th & 18th Century Studies

"Contested Foundations: Commemorating the Red Letter Year of 1619"


The Center administers a number of programs for senior and postdoctoral scholars.

Applications are considered once each year. Applications for appointments to be held anytime during a given fiscal year (from 1 July to 30 June) must be received in the preceding fiscal year, by 1 February.

To apply to any of the fellowships listed below, please use our Combined Fellowship Application Form.

Fellowship inquires may be directed to Myrna Ortiz at ortiz@humnet.ucla.edu or 310-206-8552.

Ahmanson-Getty Postdoctoral Fellowships

The theme-based resident fellowship program, established with the support of the Ahmanson Foundation and the J. Paul Getty Trust, is designed to promote the participation of junior scholars in the Center’s yearlong core program. Awards are for three consecutive quarters in residence at the Clark. Scholars must have received their doctorates in the last six years, and their research should pertain to the announced theme. Fellows are expected to make a substantive contribution to the Center’s workshops and seminars. Read more about the Core Program 2023–24.

Please note that Ahmanson-Getty Postdoctoral Fellowship applicants may be asked for a writing sample during the fellowship review process which is typically February though April of each year. This sample is in addition to the standard application materials.

Stipend: $54,540 for the three-quarter period including paid medical benefits for scholar and dependents.

Browse list of Ahmanson-Getty Fellows.

Date de candidature
9 months
Sciences sociales : Sciences de l'information et de la communication