Leon Levy Center for Biography offers fellowships [Worldwide]

Posted on Oct 18, 2021 in Specialized Topics

Writers worldwide who are working on their first biography can apply for a fellowship that offers a US$72,000 stipend.

The Leon Levy Center for Biography at the Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY), is accepting applications for the 2022 - 2023 Biography Fellowship. The resident fellowship funds the research and writing of outstanding biographies.

Fellows receive writing space, full access to research facilities and research assistance. Fellows devote their time to their projects and participate in monthly seminars and the public events of the Leon Levy Center for Biography, including the annual lecture and the annual conference.

The Leon Levy Center is also accepting applications for the Sloan Fellowship that supports the writing of a biography on a figure from science or technology.

The application deadline for both fellowships is Jan. 4, 2022.