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Parker House, HB 6201
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Hanover, NH
Phone:  603.646.1622
Fax:  603.646.8190
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H. Allen Brooks Travelling Fellowship


The H. Allen Brooks Travelling Fellowship is awarded yearly to one graduating senior or recent Dartmouth alumni/ae to pursue architecture, urban planning, land conservation, historic preservation, architectural and urban history, and/or art history. Applicants should be committed to graduate work and to a career in one of these fields. The fellowship is intended to provide financial support to study outside of a regular academic program through travel and contemplation, while observing, reading, writing, sketching and acquiring knowledge that will be useful to his or her future work and to society. This fellowship is not intended to support work towards an academic degree. Fellowship recipients may study in any foreign country for one year. The award is non-renewable. The stipend is currently $15,000, but may vary according to funding.



  • US and international citizens.
  • Graduating seniors and recent alumni/ae; preference will be given to applicants up to five years beyond graduation.
  • Eligible fields of study include architecture, urban planning, land conservation, historic preservation, architectural and urban history, and/or art history.
  • Does not support dissertation research for U.S. graduate programs.
  • No restrictions on destination.


Application Process

Application System is on Canvas

  • Enroll in the Dartmouth Post-Graduate Grants applications Canvas site
    • A link to the application site is available only during application periods (approximately January through the beginning of March).
    • Note: Once you are enrolled in the Canvas site, you will not be able to un-enroll on your own. Applicants will be unenrolled from the site in the summer.

A complete application file contains the following (students upload all items, except recommendation letters to Canvas):

  1. Application Form
  2. Nomination Permission Form and Waiver
  3. Project or Study Proposal (max. 1000 words). NOTE: if applicant is applying to the Reynolds Fellowship at the same time, each grant requires a separate proposal.
  4. Transcript: Current Undergraduates should order an unofficial transcript through Banner Student.  Alumni should order an official e-Transcript through the Registrar's homepage.
  5. Transcripts (other institutions): Please request official copies of any other non-Dartmouth transcripts.
  6. Two Recommendation Letters: Both letters should be from Dartmouth instructors who know your work well. You must send your recommenders a request form via the Canvas site.


Recommendation Letters

Both recommendation letters must be from faculty members who assess the nominee's intellectual curiosity, character, and potential for advanced graduate study or independent research.  Letters should be sent by email to Fellowship Advising.
For more information on recommendation letters, click here.


Final Application Submission

The application form should be completed online.  Application Deadline:  March 6, 2017.


Brooks Travelling Fellowship Application Schedule

March 6, 2017

Application Deadline

May 2017

Brooks Fellow Announced



Last Updated: 9/22/17