Bibliographical Society

Feb. 1 Battestin Fellowship Deadline

Applications for a Battestin Fellowship for the summer of 2023 are due on Wednesday, February 1. 2023. To be considered, all materials, including recommendations, must be received by this date.

The fellowships are intended to support research in the collections of the UVa Library by UVa graduate students, with an emphasis on physical or textual bibliography. The Society is prepared to award up to five fellowships of $3,500 each for the summer of 2023.

Awards are limited to current UVa students, that is, students who will be continuing their graduate studies at UVa in the following fall semester. Fellows are expected to spend at least two months doing research in the UVa libraries and to submit in September a report of their progress to the BSUVA Council.

Students interested in applying for a Battestin Fellowship are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the profile of the BSUVA and the fellowship guidelines at The completed application, a project proposal of no more than 1,000 words, the applicant’s Curriculum Vitae, and two signed letters of recommendation should be sent to Anne Ribble at by midnight on February 1, 2023.