IHR Fellowships and Fellows
The Fellows of the IHR are an essential part of the Institute’s vibrant research community. The IHR runs an extensive and prestigious programme of Fellowships, including those for Junior and Senior scholars, as well as offering a number of Prizes and bursaries to undertake historical research. Details of all IHR Fellowships, prizes and bursaries, and how and when to apply, are available in the left-hand panel of this page.
The IHR’s 21 Junior Fellows are specialists in British and world history, ancient to modern. Junior Fellowships enable holders to complete doctorates or undertake post-doctoral research, with fellowships available for between 6 months and 2 years.
The IHR’s 29 Senior Research Fellows have a distinguished record of scholarly achievement in historical research and the promotion of history as a discipline.
Apply for a fellowship
Applications for 2017-18 will open soon.
Please get in touch with our Fellowships Officer Vanessa Rockel for details of competition opening dates, or with any other questions.
Prizes and bursaries
The IHR awards prizes and bursaries for research, travel, picture research, and to acknowledge excellence in publishing.
We invite applications for the following IHR prizes and bursaries:
South Asia in 1947: Broadening Perspectives
IHR Junior Research Fellow Power and Postan Colloquium
Organised by Aashique Iqbal and Radha Kapuria
Monday, 12 June
Institute of Historical Research, Senate House
Keynote: Dr Yasmin Khan (Oxford) - 'South Asia's Partition in A Global Perspective'