The Edward S. Miller Research Fellowship in Naval History.

August 2021

The Naval War College Foundation intends to award one grant of up to $4,000 or two grants of up to $2,000 each to the researcher(s) with the greatest need who can make optimum use of the naval history research materials located in the Naval War College’s Naval Historical Collection, Naval War College Museum, and Henry E. Eccles Library.

The Naval War College’s John B. Hattendorf Center for Maritime Historical Research will provide administrative support during the research visit. The Library’s collection can be found at The Museum can be contacted via email at Further information on the manuscript and archival collections and finding aids from the Naval Historical Collection are available on request by email at or on the Naval Historical Collection website at Please note much of the Naval Historical Collection is being moved into storage during the renovation of Mahan Hall.

Submit a curriculum vitae and a cover letter that details the financial need and describes the research plan for optimal use of Naval War College materials. Applications are due by 1 October 2021 and should consist of a single PDF, emailed to

Employees of the U.S. Naval War College or any agency of the U.S. Department of Defense are not eligible for consideration; EEO/AA regulations apply.

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