Mellon Eligible Fields of Graduate Study

The fellowship application is open to students majoring in ANY undergraduate program.

However, since the program is designed to help you prepare for graduate school, your undergraduate major should naturally connect in some way to one of the eligible fields listed here.

To be eligible for selection as an MMUF fellow, a student must be considering graduate work in one or more of these fields:

Anthropology and Archaeology
Area/Cultural/Ethnic/Gender Studies
Art History
Classics
Geography and Population Studies
English
Film, Cinema and Media Studies (theoretical focus)
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Foreign Languages and Literatures
History
Linguistics
Literature
Performance Studies (theoretical focus)
Philosophy and Political Theory
Religion and Theology
Sociology
Theater (theoretical focus)