These yearlong residential fellowships are offered to advanced Ph.D. students working on topics related to the history of science, technology, and medicine. The 12-month fellowship is intended for advanced Ph.D. students working toward the completion of the dissertation. The caliber of the project, and evidence that the project will be completed in a timely manner, are the two most important criteria for selection. The selection committee will also take into consideration the need to be at the APS Library & Museum and other research institutions in the Philadelphia area. All successful applicants will be awarded a stipend amount of $25,000.