Elaine Combs-Schilling Memorial Fellowship

The Elaine Combs-Schilling Memorial Fellowship, established to honor the memory of Elaine Combs-Schilling (1949-2016), Professor of Anthropology and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, gives IRWGS graduate students an opportunity to pursue summer archival research and travel in support of their doctoral work with a stipend of $2,000. Funding for the fellowship comes from the Elaine Combs-Schilling Memorial Fund.

For more information about the fellowship, please email irwgs@columbia.edu.

2021 Elaine Combs-Schilling Memorial Fellowship

The application cycle for the 2021 Fellowship is currently open; the deadline for applications is Friday April 16, 2021.

Previous Recipients

Benjamin Liberatore, PhD candidate in Sociocultural Anthropology

Liz Bowen, PhD candidate in English and Comparative Literature

Luciana Chamorro Elizondo, PhD candidate in Anthropology