Call for Applications: 2022 Joseph R. Dunlap Memorial Fellowship

The William Morris Society in the United States calls for applications for the 2022 Joseph R. Dunlap Memorial Fellowship.

The deadline is December 15, 2021. Applications are judged by committee, and the decision will be announced by January 15, 2022.

The Dunlap Fellowship supports scholarly and creative work about William Morris. The fellowship offers funding of $1000 or more for research and other expenses, including travel to conferences and libraries. Projects may deal with any subject – biographical, literary, historical, social, artistic, political, typographical – relating to Morris. The Society also encourages translations of Morris’s works and the production of teaching materials (lesson plans and course materials) suitable for use at the elementary, secondary, college, or adult- education level. Applications are sought particularly from those at the beginning of their careers. Recipients may be from any country and need not have an academic or institutional appointment, nor must recipients hold a Ph.D.

Applicants should send a two-page description of their projects, a separate budget page, a c.v., and at least one letter of recommendation. For a translation project, please submit an additional letter from a recognized authority able to certify the applicant’s competence in both languages. For teaching materials, we ask also for a cover letter describing the ways in which the materials might be used in learning situations.

Further details can be found on the Society’s website.

Send applications by email (with the subject line “Application for the 2022 Dunlap Award”) to: williammorrissocietyus@gmail.com