Villa I Tatti, The Harvard Center for Italian Renaissance Studies offers up to fifteen I Tatti Fellowships each academic year. These fellowships are available for pursuing postdoctoral research in any aspect of the Italian renaissance.
Villa I Tatti, The Harvard Center for Italian Renaissance Studies is a center for advanced research in the humanities located in Florence, Italy, and belongs to Harvard University. It also houses a library and an art collection, and it is the site of Italian and English gardens.
Applicants must hold a PhD, research doctorate, or an equivalent degree and be conversant in either English or Italian and able to understand both languages.
Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing postdoctoral research at Villa I Tatti, The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies in Italy.
Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded in any aspect of the Italian Renaissance.
Scholarship Award: Fellows are offered a study, use of the Biblioteca Berenson, lunches on weekdays, and various other privileges. The stipend is $50,000, plus a supplement towards relocation expenses. There are several apartments on I Tatti property, rent free, but with charges for utilities. A housing subsidy is made available for Fellows who cannot be accommodated within the I Tatti Estate. If the candidate receives partial salary or outside grants, this must be explained on the application or in subsequent correspondence with the Director.
Scholarship can be taken in Italy
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following guidelines:
Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible for these postdoctoral research fellowships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must hold a PhD, research doctorate, or an equivalent degree.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: Applicants must be conversant in either English or Italian and able to understand both languages.
How to Apply: Applications for the I Tatti Fellowship are accepted exclusively online.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 22, 2016.