THE FRIENDS OF THE SECULAR YIDDISH SCHOOLS
IN NORTH AMERICA COLLECTION
At Stanford University Libraries, Department of Special Collections
is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for its
Annual Research Fellowship 2007-2008
The sum of $3-4,000 to be awarded to the applicant who will commit to at least a 2 month in-residence period (of choice) using the impressive multilingual resources (Yiddish, English and Hebrew) of the extensive SYSNA Archival Collection. Fluency in reading Yiddish is required. A substantive publishable paper or project in any of the three languages is one of the goals of this fellowship.
A distinguished panel of scholars in Jewish/Yiddish Studies, Education, Bilingualism and Ethnicity will review all applications.
The deadline for submission of applications (in triplicate) is May 15, 2007.
Notification of award will be no later than June 15, 2007.
For further information contact: Joshua A. Fishman firstname.lastname@example.org
Mailing address: 3616 Henry Hudson Parkway #7B-N
Riverdale, NY 10463