Center for the Humanities Mellon Public Humanities Fellowships Now Open

The Center for the Humanities is currently accepting applications for next year’s Mellon Public Humanities Fellowships. The Public Humanities Fellowship provides graduate students in the humanities with professional experience outside of academia, facilitating the reciprocal sharing of resources and expertise of humanities professionals both on and off campus.

Learn more about the program, eligibility, past fellows, and instructions for preparing your application on the Center for Humanities website. There was a virtual information session on February 9; to access a recording, or for all other questions, please contact contact Danielle Weindling, Public Humanities Program Coordinator, at

Applications are due Friday March 3, 2023.

This year Center for the Humanities is thrilled to be partnering with the Dane County League of Women Voters and WORT 89.9 Community Radio (see below for more information on this year’s hosts and access to the full call for applications).