CFP: Eudora Welty Foundation and the Mississippi Department of Archives and History (Deadline: 3.4.2022)

The Eudora Welty Foundation and the Mississippi Department of Archives and History are delighted to announce the 2022 Eudora Welty Research Fellowship, to encourage and support research use of the Eudora Welty Collection and related materials at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History by graduate students. 

This competitive fellowship of $5,000 will be offered for research conducted in summer 2022. The stipend may be used to cover travel, housing, and other expenses during the recipient’s two-week stay in Jackson, Mississippi. The deadline for applications is March 4, 2022.

Additional information, including the application form and a link to the Eudora Welty Collection description in our online catalog, are available here  

Thank you very much for your interest and assistance. If you have any questions, please contact Forrest Galey at fgaley@mdah.ms.gov.  

You can download a copy of the application –

Sincerely, David M. Pilcher

Director, Archives and Record Services

Mississippi Department of Archives and History