Applications for the 2016-2018 Postdoctoral Fellowships are open until January 4, 2016.

Candidates must apply via Interfolio – go to or click on “Apply here!”. No paper applications will be accepted. Application to the 2016-2018 fellowships are open from October 1, 2015 to January 4, 2016. All application materials must be received by January 4, 2016 at 11:59PM Eastern Time. A complete application will consist of:

  • a cover letter explaining how you fit the eligibility criteria for the fellowship and identifying the departments/programs that you are interested in at each school (you may indicate more than one school, and multiple departments/programs);
  • a full curriculum vitae;
  • a brief statement of your teaching and future research interests (max 3 pages);
  • an official graduate school transcript
    (instructions on how to request an official transcript to be sent to Interfolio can be found here)
  • three confidential letters of recommendation
    (instructions on how to request letters from your referees through Interfolio can be found here)
  • a writing sample (article, chapter, etc., max. 30 pages)
  • a timetable for completion of your degree or a copy of your doctoral diploma.

If you have additional questions regarding the C3 Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, please use the contact us page or contact your university representative.


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