Research Grants


Hendricks Award - January 15, 2024

Charles W. Wendell Research Grant - February 15, 2024

Student Scholar Research Grant - February 15, 2024

Graduate Student Fellowship for the Documenting Untold Stories, 1664-1827, Project - March 15, 2024 (New for 2024)

Van Slyke Article Prize - April 1, 2024

Fulbright-NNRC Student Scholar Research Grant - November 1, 2024



Charles.jpegCharles W. Wendell Research Grant

In honor of our late friend and colleague, the New Netherland Institute has established the Charles W. Wendell Research Grant Fund to support what we hope will be annual research awards. Applications are due by February 15.

Fulbright.png Fulbright-NNRC Student Scholar Research Grant

NNI in conjunction with the Fulbright Center of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, offers a 3-month residency and a grant of $5,000 for research in the field of New Netherland history and the Dutch Atlantic world.


Student Scholar Research Grant

The New Netherland Institute and New Netherland Research Center support graduate student scholars with a one week to three months residency at the New Netherland Research Center available.

About the New Netherland Institute

For over three decades, NNI has helped cast light on America's Dutch roots. In 2010, it partnered with the New York State Office of Cultural Education to establish the New Netherland Research Center, with matching funds from the State of the Netherlands. NNI is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. More

The New Netherland Research Center

Housed in the New York State Library, the NNRC offers students, educators, scholars and researchers a vast collection of early documents and reference works on America's Dutch era. More


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