The Fellowships are open to candidates who are British citizens and/or holders of a degree from a British university. They must be affiliated to a British university for the period of their Fellowship.
Fellows will not be required to be resident in London but should participate in the activities of the Institute by attendance at - and the presentation of a paper to - an appropriate seminar series and by networking with fellow scholars.
These awards cannot be held in conjunction with any other substantial maintenance grant, but, at the discretion of the Director of the Institute, Fellows may engage in teaching or other paid work for up to six hours per week.
If you have a query about your eligibility to apply for this, please contact the Fellowships Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Economic History Society’s objective in awarding the Fellowships is to further research in economic and/or social history by enabling new researchers to strengthen their research record with a view to following a career which will enable them to undertake high-quality research in the field. The Power and Postan Fellowships are also supported financially by the Power and Postan Fellowships trusts administered by the London School of Economics.
Candidates may be asked at the interview what difference a Fellowship would make to their prospects of sustaining research in economic/social history in future.
Holders of Fellowships should acknowledge the Society’s financial support in publications which result from the
The Society seeks to encourage research across a broad range of economic/social history.