The Williams Traveling Fellowship

The Richmond B. Williams Traveling Fellowship

This fellowship supports a student undertaking a summer research project requiring foreign travel.

Who is eligible?
Any Columbia College English major who is currently completing the junior year may apply.

Where can the applications be found?
At the English Department website (click here).

When is the application due?
Friday, February 20th by 2 pm in 602 Philosophy.

What does the application include?
(1) A statement (2 pages) describing the proposed research project
(2) Two faculty recommendations
(3) The signature of a professor who has agreed to sponsor the project


What academic responsibility does the fellowship entail?
Students who are awarded this fellowship write up the results of their research during their senior year, either as a senior essay or as an independent study.

PAST RECIPIENTS and their proposals.