Each of the more than 850 fellows who have been in residence at the Radcliffe Institute has pursued an independent project, but the collaborative experience unites all of them. Scholars, scientists, and artists work on individual projects, or in clusters, to generate new research, publications, art, and more.  

Applications in all academic disciplines, professions, and creative arts are encouraged, and there are a few areas of special interest:

The Institute seeks to build a community of fellows that is diverse in every way.


THE DEADLINE FOR APPLYING HAS PASSED. Applicants will be notified of the results in March. If you receive an offer of another fellowship before hearing from us, please contact us at fellowships@radcliffe.harvard.edu before accepting.

For information on applying as part of a group during the next application cycle, please check this page in March 2018. For information on applying as an individual during the next cycle, check this page in spring 2018.