The Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute, held at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture of The New York Public Library, encourages minority students and others with an interest in African American and African Diasporan Studies to pursue graduate degrees, especially PhDs, in the humanities.
The program, June 9 to July 18, 2014, is open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents. It offers a six-week session for 10 rising seniors.
The Institute, with the help of renowned scholars, will develop and nurture the studentsí interest in the appropriate disciplines, and provide them with the requisite intellectual challenges and orientations needed to pursue humanities careers and to reach their full potential.
For more information and an application form: http://www.nypl.org/locations/tid/64/node/29386
Sylviane A. Diouf, Ph.D.
Curator of Digital Collections
Director of The Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Institute
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
The New York Public Library
515 Malcolm X Blvd. - New York, NY 10037
T: (212) 491 2054 - F: (212) 491 6760 Email: email@example.com Visit the website at http://www.nypl.org/locations/tid/64/node/29386
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