Competitions and Deadlines

Updated descriptions for 2020-21 competitions are available for programs with fall deadlines. The online fellowship and grant administration (OFA) system is now open for applications to these programs. Information and OFA access for programs with later deadlines are forthcoming.

2020-2021 Competitions


December 15, 2020
ACLS Fellowships, which include the following named awards:
September 30, 2020
  • ACLS Barrington Foundation Centennial Fellowships in Classical Studies
  • ACLS Carl and Betty Pforzheimer Fellowships in English and American Literature
  • ACLS Centennial Fellowships in the Dynamics of Place
  • ACLS Frederic E. Wakeman, Jr. Fellowships in Chinese History
  • ACLS H. and T. King Fellowships in Ancient American Art and Culture
  • ACLS/New York Public Library Fellowships
  • ACLS Oscar Handlin Fellowships in American History
  • ACLS Pauline Yu Fellowships in Chinese or Comparative Literature
  • ACLS Susan McClary and Robert Walser Fellowships in Music Studies
ACLS Programs in China Studies: