Interdisciplinary Fellowships at Yale University

Yale Institute of Sacred Music
New Haven, Connecticut
Aug 26, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

For Senior Fellows and Postdoctoral Associates

Application Deadline: November 1

Each year, the Yale Institute of Sacred Music (ISM) brings a group of Fellows from around the world to join its interdisciplinary community, normally for a one-year term. The ISM Fellows are scholars and practitioners at all career stages whose work revolves around the sacred, whether sacred music, ritual studies, or religion and the arts.

The work of the ISM touches a broad array of disciplines, including
• Anthropology
• History of Art and Architecture
• Cultural Studies
• Creative Writing
• Ethnomusicology
• Film Studies
• Liturgical Studies
• Musicology
• Religious Studies
• Ritual Studies
• Religion and Literature
• Theatre Studies
• Theology
• Visual Arts
• World Religions
and more.

Fellows have the opportunity to pursue their scholarly or artistic projects with access to Yale unparalleled resources. In addition to a competitive stipend, fellows may qualify for research funds, subsidized housing, and relocation costs. Fellows may also have the option to teach.

In addition, collections-based short-term fellowships are now offered.

More information and application at For questions, please contact the ISM Fellows Coordinator at [email protected]