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Mellon Summer Institute in Spanish Paleography

Harry Ransom Center
June 6–24, 2011


Application Instructions and Materials

Please include the following materials with your application:

1)  Applicant Information Form (PDF)

2)  A brief essay of no more than 500 words describing:
          a)  how the training you will receive at the Institute pertains to your scholarly and teaching interests;
          b)  your past experience and training in the use of primary source materials;
          and
          c)  the level of your knowledge of Spanish.

3)  A curriculum vitae.

4)  Recommendation Form (PDF)

Please arrange for 2 letters of reference to be mailed to the following address:

Anna Chen
Mellon Summer Institute in Spanish Paleography
Harry Ransom Center
The University of Texas at Austin
P.O. Box 7219
Austin, TX 78713-7219

Electronic and faxed letters will not be accepted.

5)  Graduate students should include a letter from an instructor evaluating their proficiency in Spanish. This evaluation can be included as part of one of the letters of reference.

ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS MUST BE RECEIVED BY MARCH 1, 2011.

Please mail the completed application to:

Anna Chen
Mellon Summer Institute in Spanish Paleography
Harry Ransom Center
The University of Texas at Austin
P.O. Box 7219
Austin, TX 78713-7219

If you have any questions, please call Anna Chen at (512) 471-5365 or email anna.chen@mail.utexas.edu.

 

 
 


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