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D.W. Smith Fellowship Application Details


Sponsor: Canadian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies

Value: $3,000.00 (awarded annually)


Eligibility: Graduate doctoral students (from their third year onwards), postdoctoral researchers, part-time professors or instructors, full-time non-tenure-track professors, and independent researchers.


Purpose: To fund research into any aspect of eighteenth-century studies.


Deadline: 30 April (awards announced in late May)


Language: Applications may be submitted in either English or French.

To apply for a D. W. Smith Fellowship, you must submit the following documentation:

  • the application form (docx)

  • a curriculum vitae (maximum of 2 pages)

  • a description of your research proposal (maximum of 1,000 words, single-spaced). Your proposal must include a provisional budget, with a justification of proposed expenditures.


Contact address

Please send your application package to Joël Castonguay-Bélanger, CSECS President ( who will forward it to the Fellowship Committee.

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