The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History offers annual short-term research fellowships in the amount of $3000 each to doctoral candidates, college and university faculty at every rank, and independent scholars working in the field of American history. These fellowships support scholars who intend to conduct research at archives in New York City. Since 1994, the Gilder Lehrman Institute has awarded a total of 623 fellowships.

In the short videos below, four of the 2013 Gilder Lehrman Fellows discuss their funded projects: