2019 Buell Center Fellowship Announcement

2019 Buell Center Fellowship Announcement

The Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture is pleased to announce its annual awards for historical research on the built environment within or between the fields of architecture, urban history, and landscape. Interdisciplinary or comparative work on the Americas is especially encouraged.


Up to four awards, each with a maximum of $5,000, will be given for the purposes of carrying out primary research in conjunction with a masters thesis or PhD dissertation project. Applicants must be full-time GSAPP students in the summer and fall of 2019.


Applicants must submit one PDF collection of the following: curriculum vitae with contact information; a 500-word project proposal outlining their intended area of research and the way in which this award will enhance that research; a project budget; the name, address, and description of at least one potential archive or interviewee relevant to this research; and the names and e-mail addresses of two faculty references. Supporting materials demonstrating the applicant’s skill in handling primary research, in the form of academic papers or previously conducted interviews, must also be included with the application. 


Please submit applications to buellcenter@columbia.edu by Sunday, April 21, 2019. The winners of the awards will be announced in early May.  


For more information, you may contact the Buell Center’s Assistant Director, Jacob Moore, at jrm2031@columbia.edu.