Awards and Fellowships

Department of History graduate students are recognized within UC Davis and beyond for their excellence in research and scholarship.







Ford Foundation Dissertation Year Fellowship

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad

James C. Rees Fellowship on the Leadership of George Washington at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington

UC MEXUS Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

Israel Institute Doctoral Fellowship

McNeil Center for Early American Studies Dissertation Fellowship

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Fellowship

Organization of American Historians Huggins-Quarles Award

Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts Summer Institute

Newberry Library-Jack Miller Center Research Fellowship

Newberry Library Society of Mayflower Descendents in the State of Illinois Fellowship

American Historical Association Littleton-Griswold Research Grant

Huntington Library Mayers Fellowship

University of Chicago Robert L. Platzman Memorial Fellowship

Northern California Association of Phi Beta Kappa Graduate Scholarship

Jacob M. Price Visiting Research Fellowship, Clements Library, University of Michigan

Global South Research Fellowship, The New Orleans Center for the Study of the Gulf South

Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi, Southern Foodways Alliance 2015 Oral History Workshop

Bancroft Library Study Award


Bilinski Fellowship

UC Davis Dissertation Year Fellowship

Provost's Dissertation Year Fellowship in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Eugene Cota Robles Fellowship

UCD Humanities Institute Social Justice Initiative Graduate Summer Research Fellowship

Suad Joseph Graduate Research Award

East Asian Studies Graduate Travel Award

Hemispheric Institute of the Americas Graduate Travel Award