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To promote scholarship at UMass Amherst and encourage original research in the Department of Special Collections and University Archives, the W.E.B. Du Bois Libraries sponsor two annual awards open to the University’s undergraduate and graduate student community.

Du Bois Research Fellowships
to support one month in residence for research in the tradition of W.E.B. Du Bois
Ethir Fellowships in Digital Humanities
to support UMass Amherst graduate students in digital humanities projects using SCUA collections
Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award (FLURA)
provides a scholarship for excellence in research and writing in the Humanities.
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