Monday, October 23, 2006

Swann Foundation Accepting Fellowship Applications

Posted on behalf of Martha Kennedy of The Library of Congress.

The Swann Foundation for Caricature and Cartoon, Library of Congress, is now accepting applications for the Swann Fellowship for the 2007-2008 academic year. Annual award of $15,000 to support scholarly graduate research in caricature and cartoon. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited M.A. or Ph.D program in a university in the U.S., Canada, or Mexico. Deadline: Feb. 15, 2007.

Access guidelines and application at:

Contact Martha Kennedy with questions at 202/707-9115 or email

Martha H. Kennedy
Curatorial Assistant for Caricature and Cartoon
Prints and Photographs Division
Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave. SE
Washington, DC 20540-4730
tel.: 202/707-9115; fax: 202/707-6647


The Swann Foundation's website contains a wealth of resources, such as detailed information on its exhibits and online exhibitions. Potential applicants and other researchers will benefit particularly from the essay Cartoon-Related Research at the Library of Congress, by Harry L. Katz and Sara W. Duke, as well as from Library of Congress Collections Relating to the Study of Caricature and Cartoon.


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