Lynn and Maude White Fellowship

The Lynn and Maude White Fellowship is awarded every other year to an outstanding UCLA graduate student in Medieval and Renaissance Studies who has advanced to PhD candidacy. Established in 1988 and named for its donors, the Center’s founding director Professor Lynn White and his wife Maude, the fellowship provides a $15,000 stipend to support dissertation research. The student is expected to engage in full-time dissertation research and writing during the fellowship year.

Students interested in applying for the fellowship must submit:

  • a cover letter applying for The Lynn and Maude White Fellowship;
  • a curriculum vitae (CV);
  • a five-page research proposal outlining the applicant’s dissertation project;
  • three letters of recommendation from faculty or scholars familiar with the applicant’s work, one of which should be from the applicant’s dissertation adviser.

Application deadline: April 16, 2018

Send the application materials to:

UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Attention: Lynn and Maude White Fellowship Coordinator
302 Royce Hall
10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1485

Application materials may also be submitted by email to cmrs@humnet.ucla.edu. Please include “Lynn White Fellowship” on the subject line.