December 20, 2018 | Academic Affairs

By Stasia PaselaWilliam P. Kelly, 2013

The University Dean for Faculty Affairs,  Annemarie Nicols-Grinenko,  announces two  fellowship opportunities:

  1. Applications are now being accepted for 2019-20 William P. Kelly Research Fellowships to advance the research, scholarship and creative work of CUNY’s outstanding community college faculty.  Each fellowship comes with two three-credit courses of released time.  Up to 20 fellowships will be awarded.  Tenured (at the time of application), full-time community college faculty who have demonstrated an ongoing commitment to research, scholarship and/or creative work are eligible to apply.   Applications must be submitted on the program website ( by February 4, 2019.
    Note that the past Kelly Research Fellows are listed on the CUNY website, linked above, and among them are several of your colleagues who have served on the UFS and as governance leaders.
  2. The Italian Diaspora Studies Summer Seminar in Rome from June 17-July 5, 2019.   Is a three-week summer research program and a collaboration between the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute and Roma Tre University.  The program will accept 20 participants, the fellowship provides $1,500.  Please see the Calandra Italian American Institute for more information.  Applications are due February 22, 2019.

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Image: S. Pasela, 2013