Fellowships and Research Opportunities

Grants for travel and study in the Rare Book collection are available for researchers at all levels through the Special and Area Studies Collections Department

A woodblock for the printing of a Japanese Mathematical work, Saikoku Kaisanki

For Outside Researchers


Travel to Collections Fellowship

Awards of up to $2500 Applications for 2021-2022 Academic Year

For Graduate Students

Research Opportunity

Graduate Certificate in Digital Humanities

Undertake a digital project in the Rare Book collection as part of this interdisciplinary certificate program.

For Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Fellowship

University Scholarships in Special Collections

This yearlong, competitive fellowship provides support for in-depth research in the collections of SASC.

Undergraduate Fellowship

Discovery Fellowships in Special Collections

These semester-long fellowship allows undergraduates to explore primary research and their own creative interests.

Storied Books at the University of Florida

The dance of death, from a book of hours printed for Simon Vostre in Paris, c1498.

Write your own story

The rare book collections at the University of Florida are home to thousands of unique objects for the study of culture and the history of ideas. This special project provides a forum for the continued research and reinvention taking place around our rare books.