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October 26th, 2022


The IEEE History Center offers two programs of support annually for scholars pursuing the history of electrical engineering and computing and related fields:  A dissertation fellowship for an advanced graduate student or recent Ph.D; and a visiting scholarship an advanced undergraduate, graduate student, or recent Ph.D.  The scholarship requires residence at the IEEE History Center, in Piscataway, New Jersey, USA; there is no residency requirement for the dissertation fellowship.

The IEEE Life Member Fellowship in the History of Electrical and Computing Technology for academic year 2023-2024

The IEEE Life Members Fellowship in the History of Electrical and Computing Technology supports either one year of full-time graduate work in the history of electrical science and technology at a college or university of recognized standing, or up to one year of post-doctoral research for a scholar in this field who has received his or her Ph.D. within the past three years. The stipend is $25,000 with a research budget of up to $3,000.

Full information on the fellowship, including details on the research budget, and an application form are available on-line at http://www.ieee.org/about/history_center/fellowship.html. The deadline for completed applications is 1 February 2023.


Elizabeth & Emerson Pugh Young Scholar in Residence for 2023

Scholars near the beginning of their career studying the history of electrical technology and computing are invited to contact the Center to be considered for the Elizabeth & Emerson Pugh Young Scholar in Residence at the Center’s offices at the IEEE Operations Center, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA.

For more information please go to:”IEEE – The Elizabeth & Emerson Pugh Young Scholar in Residence at the IEEE History Center

There is no formal application form. To apply, please mail curriculum vitae showing your studies in electrical history, a three- to five-page page (single or double spaced) writing sample, along with a cover letter describing the sort of project you would be interested in doing (see contact information below).  The deadline for contacting the IEEE History Center is 1 March 2023.

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