Please read and follow the online instructions. Applications, to be written in English, must be submitted electronically by November 1, 2014. Junior Fellowship applicants only must have their university registrar send an official transcript of their graduate record directly to Dumbarton Oaks postmarked by November 1, 2014. Three letters of recommendation are required for all applicants. Late applications will not be accepted. Awards will be announced in February 2015 and must be accepted by March 15 of that year. External committees of scholars in the three fields decide the awards. Individuals currently affiliated with Dumbarton Oaks are not eligible for the fellowship program.