Awards and Fellowships

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

2018-2019

External

American Philosophical Society Digital Humanities Fellowship (Michael Mortimer)

Social Sciences Research Council Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (Renzo Aroni)

Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) at the Library Company of Philadelphia (Sean Gallagher)

Hoover Presidential Foundation Travel Grant (Ashley Serpa-Flack)

Dirksen Congressional Center Congressional Research Grant (Ashley Serpa-Flack)

Bancroft Summer Research Grant (Carrie Alexander)

Frederick Douglass Scholars Fellowship, Indiana University of Pennsylvania (Griselda Wille)

Internal

Russell J. and Dorothy S. Bilinski Educational Foundation Dissertation Writing Fellowship (Michael Mortimer)

Provost's Dissertation Year Fellowship in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (Renzo Aroni)

UC Davis Dissertation Year Fellowship (Marco Rosales)

Mellon Public Scholars Fellowship (Carrie Alexander and Dmitri Brown)

Feminist Research Institute Graduate Research Fellowship (Nina Farnia, Genesis Lara, and Miguel Novoa)

Humanities Summer Fellowship (Genesis Lara)

 

2016–2017

External

Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Mellon Dissertation Fellowship in the Humanities

American Philosophical Society Pre-Doctoral Fellowship

MIT Program in Science, Technology, and Science and History Pre-Doctoral Fellowship

Posen Society of Fellows Dissertation Fellowship

George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award

American Institute of Afghanistan Studies, John F. Richards Research Fellowship

Winterthur Dissertation Research Fellowship

American Institute of Pakistan Studies Fellowship

Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) at the Library Company of Philadelphia

UC Consortium for Black Studies in California Fellowship

CUNY Dominican Studies Institute Fellowship

UC Humanities Research Institute Graduate Student Dissertation Support Program

Sallie Enders Simons Fellowship, Charleston Heritage Symposium

Internal

Russell J. and Dorothy S. Bilinski Educational Foundation Dissertation Writing Fellowship

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

Eugene Cota Robles Fellowship

Mellon Public Scholars Fellowship

UC Davis and Humanities Graduate Research Award

Tinker Foundation Summer Field Research Award

All-UC Group in Economic History Summer Research Travel Grant

Division of Social Sciences Doctoral Excellence Award

Graduate Student Association Conference Travel Awards

 

2015–2016

External

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

Internal

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

 

2014–2015

External

Mabelle McLeod Lewis Dissertation Year Fellowship

National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Award

Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation Fellowship

American Institute of Indian Studies Dissertation Research Fellowship

Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, Samuel Flagg Bemis Dissertation Research Grant

Newberry Library and National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute

UC Humanities Research Institute Graduate Student Travel Award

Gilder-Lehrman Institute of American History Fellowship

William Nelson Cromwell Foundation Research Fellowship

Bancroft Library Study Award

Society of the Cincinnati Library Fellowship

Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies

Internal

Davis Humanities Institute Dissertation Year Fellowship

National Science Foundation Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) in Climate Change, Water and Society

UC Davis and Humanities Graduate Research Award

Division of Social Sciences Doctoral Excellence Award

Suad Joseph Graduate Research Award

Office of Graduate Studies Travel Award

East Asian Studies Graduate Travel Award

Hemispheric Institute of the Americas Graduate Travel Award