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A nine-month fellowship, which includes a stipend of $45,000, at the C. V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, is given annually to a writer of nonfiction (including creative nonfiction) working on a book that addresses the history or legacy of the American Revolution and the nation's founding ideas. The fellowship also includes health benefits, faculty privileges, and a residency in a restored circa 1735 house in historic Chestertown. The fellowship recipient teaches a one-semester undergraduate seminar and gives one lecture related to his or her work-in-progress. Submit a writing sample, a project description, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references by February 15. There is no entry fee. E-mail or visit the website for complete guidelines.
Washington College, Starr Center, Custom House, 101 South Water Street, Chestertown, MD 21620. Jenifer Emley, Center Coordinator.